Scala Equity Systems Developer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 8/24/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    New York, NY
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  • Experience:
    At least 7 year(s)
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Job Description

Our client is seeking a Scala Equity Systems Developer; you will be a part of the Global Trading Technology development team.  You will work closely with the team to deliver scalable, highly-available, elastic services. This will support client-facing quantitative analytics, mission-critical reference data, order routing systems, trading algorithms, smart order routing tactics and other electronic workflows and services. This person is responsible for developing and supporting the products and services, reporting to the technical lead, and providing third-tier production support.


  • Develop software components of the global trading platform using Java and Scala
  • Contribute to all areas of team performance including daily scrums and after-action reviews
  • Contribute to the overall progress of the team and the firm; ensure timely delivery of quality software
  • Serve as third-tier support for production issues and related support needs.


  • 7+ years of experience in development of equity products in a global financial services company as well as vendor using the Scala language and Java in latency-sensitive environments
  • Experience with equity products and instruments including FIX protocol and market data
  • Proficiency with computer technologies including Linux, SQL/NoSQL, Messaging & Distributed Systems
  • Expertise with: Scala, C++, Solace, NoSQL, Functional Programming
  • Strong multi-threaded and network programming experience
  • Knowledge of equity market structure, order handling and electronic trading
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • Scala
  • Developer
  • Equity Derivatives
  • Finance
  • Java
  • Low Latency
  • Application Support
  • C++