Virtu

Virtu is a leading financial firm that leverages cutting edge technology to deliver liquidity to the global markets and innovative, transparent trading solutions to our clients. As a market maker, Virtu provides deep liquidity that helps to create more efficient markets around the world. Our market structure expertise, broad diversification, and execution technology enables us to provide competitive bids and offers in over 19,000 securities, at over 235 venues, in 36 countries worldwide

THE ROLE

Our Financial Systems Development team creates powerful trading tools, which facilitate all trading stages of our high-performance system, deployed in financial marketplaces around the world. The Financial Systems development team builds the internal tools and technologies that run Virtu’s pre and post trade systems. These internal tools are critical for all trading operations, finance processes, compliance and risk management associated with each trade processed.                                                        

We are looking for a self-directed, motivated developer with a good foundation of advanced technologies and programming to join our team.  Our FS Developer will proactively gather and analyze functional requirements to enhance existing systems and develop new software applications used in our financial and pre/post trading platforms. The ideal candidate will be comfortable managing the development, implementation and testing of new features for complex software applications while monitoring day-to-day operation of the production systems and perform proactive and reactive system maintenance.

THE CANDIDATE

  • Bachelor’s or Masters degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience in Java or/and Python
  • Experience with SQL
  • Experience in web technologies a plus
  • Extensive experience developing in a Linux environment is a plus
  • Experience in Oracle RDBMS a plus
  • Interest in trading and financial markets
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication skills are required
  • Talented graduates will be considered

THE PROCESS: 

Following an initial resume screen, candidates will be invited to complete an online programming test. Those who perform well will be contacted to arrange a phone screen.

 

Virtu Financial is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace, welcoming you for who you are and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

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