Java Front Office Developer

Talan USA

New York

Job id:
330048645
Published:
6-26-2019
Expires:
7-26-2019
Job type:
Full-time
Job sector:
Technology, Banking & Finance, Business & Consulting
Location and routes
Job id:
330048645
Published:
6-26-2019
Job type:
Full-time
Expires:
7-26-2019
Note that this advert has expired!
The application deadline for this job advert has expired, and it is no longer possible to apply for the position.
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*Not available to J-1 visa seekers*

The Company

 

Talan USA is the American subsidiary of Talan, a French consulting firm with more than 3000 employees worldwide, and locations in eight countries (four continents).  In 2019 and for the 5th consecutive year, Talan has been recognized with the Great Place to Work award. 

Talan USA offers employees a dynamic work environment, growth opportunities and a competitive compensation package, including generous paid time off, health and 401K plans.

Each Talan consultant will join one of our two divisions: IT Consulting or Business Consulting and will be working at our client sites.

Our success is measured by both our employee and client satisfaction, which is our priority.

Java Front Office Developer

 

Context

 

The Talan consultant, who would be hired as a full time employee of Talan, would be working in the FO Lab team of our client, a major Investment Bank.

 

The candidate will join our consulting team in the Information Technology Division and work with the Global Markets Division of our client, which brings together the Equities, Fixed Income & Currencies and Commodities structuring capabilities with the objective of providing investors with one integrated multi-asset market solutions team. The candidate will work directly with traders and structurers, in order to develop standard high quality tools that exceed their needs and expectations.

 

Responsibilities

 

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.  

  • You will sit on the trading desk, and assist traders in 3 key areas:
    • Developing high quality original tools including:
      • Pricing and decision-making tools
      • Risk Management and position follow-up instruments
      • Work with quantitative developers
      • Trading strategies
    • Be the Go To Person for the Traders and Structurers who are using the above tools
    • Use your deep and broad expertise to improve the stability and safety of the to

     

    Required Qualifications 

     

    Technical Skill Set:

     

  • Strong programming skills
  • Solid knowledge Object Oriented Languages (Java, Python, C# ...), must have experience using those languages in a professional environment.
  • Solid knowledge of Database management tools (SQL)
  • Knowledge on Excel VBA
  • Broad financial knowledge (you understand how a Trading Business operates)
  • Familiar with Agile methodologies

 Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree or Masters degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or a related quantitative discipline
  • Previous experience working in market finance
  • Team player
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Autonomy and Rigor

    Desired Education and Experience:

  • Ability to mentor junior colleagues
  •  Previous experience working in an environment showing analytical skills in order to quickly implement solutions for traders.

 

 Company Benefits

  •  Talans offices are located in Union Square, right in the center of Manhattan

  •  Our company benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company matching
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation per year at hire and up to 5 weeks according to seniority (annual untaken vacation days are cashed out)
  • Eight paid holidays
  • 5 sick and 2 personal days
  • Company health, dental and vision insurance plans
  • Other benefits such as, commuter/transit benefits, Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and other company perks.

Join us!

 

Interested in this position?

  • Please send your resume to recruitment@talan.com and mention the position job title.
*Not available to J-1 visa seekers*

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