Talan is a French consulting firm with more than 1500 consultants worldwide, and locations on four continents (seven countries).
We specialize in IT Support and Development, as well as the redesign of business processes. Our NY team consists of 35 young technology professionals working at our client sites in Manhattan. Talan offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with an atmosphere of team spirit, collaboration, and fun. The successful candidate will join our US subsidiary, and will be detached to our client site on medium term projects (1 year minimum).
The successful candidate will be technically excellent (C/C++, UNIX,
LINUX, Shell, Perl, Python) with strong organizational skills with international
experience in a front-office IT department is a must. He/she will participate
with our client’s team focusing on all asset classes including equity, equity
derivatives, fx, credit, commodities products and services, and provide global
solutions with in house developments and vendor systems to support its operational
processes and secure its business growth.
The Market Access team is developing and maintaining exchange
connectivity and high performance front office systems. All development are
leveraging on a common framework developed in Asia, Europe and Americas.
Increasing demands on the order management system and the data feed
distribution architecture implies the implementation new and innovative
technical solutions. Those solutions often involve significant manpower, with
very diverse technical skills (networking, system, real-time algorithm, market
data, etc.). A need for a senior developer has been identified in the Market
Access team to specify those requirements and manage a very heteroclite pool of
high performance applications for various front office businesses (like
Arbitrage, Volatility, etc.) or Operations.
all data and flows between other sales, trading and settlement applications are
sophisticated real-time market data system, from defining the architecture to
all process & workflow related aspects
on new Real Time risk Management services
new optimizations (hardware, network, Real Time Market Access Framework, or OS)
enabling performance gains on the whole Market Access platform. Complete them
or ask Market Gateway developers to complete them
requirements with the business
business specifications documents on Real Time Market Access components
the project according to the design she/he will propose
that release management / change management processes are followed
- Be responsible
for 2nd and 3rd level of support of the Real Time Market Access components
- Give clear
and consistent reports to the clients and management
risks and develop contingent strategies
with others teams (networking, systems, quality insurance, support, architects,
others development teams).
- Mentor new
employees on the Real Time Market Access system environment
- Be able to
assess development done by junior developers on the Real Time Market Access
object-oriented programming skills
technical skills in C/C++, UNIX, LINUX, client server development,
knowledge on messaging technologies, network protocols (mainly UDP), socket
of CVS and Git
Management tools (Planning)
detail oriented, fast learning capacity and able to work in a high pressure
written & verbal communication skills
in change management
to work on different subjects at the same time
knowledge in financial instrument and/or risk analysis and/or booking knowledge
on change management / release management processes
in SDLC (software development life cycle)
- Required: English
- French is not required but is a plus.
Talan’s offices are located in Flat Iron district, right in the center of Manhattan.
Our company benefits include:
- Competitive salary
- 401(k) retirement plan with company matching
- Three weeks of paid vacation per year at hire and up to 5 weeks according to seniority
- Eight paid holidays
- Company health insurance, dental and vision plans
- Other benefits such as sick and personal days, transit benefits, FSA