Java And Python Developer - Equities And OMS at Talan Americas

New York, NY, United States of America

Posted on Aug 16 2018 (3 months ago)




Talan USA is the American subsidiary of Talan, French consulting firm with more than 2000 employees worldwide, and locations on eight countries (four continents).  

In 2017 and for the 3rd 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 a generous paid time off, health plans and 401K plan.


Each Talan consultant 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 employees and clients’ satisfaction, which is our priority.

Are you a Java / Python Developer with experience in Equity Derivatives and Order Management Systems? Join our team to assist one of our clients, a major European Corporate and Investment Bank with their Structured Equity Derivatives Sales OMS. The role is front office facing and the candidate needs to be an analyst programmer who will work with the desk to optimize the OMS platform. Main technologies used are Java and python.

Developers are required to have day to day interaction with the trading desk and will work on local and global tactical and semi strategic platforms. The team is comprised of 3 people based in HK, 3 in Paris, 2 in London and 2 in New York.


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

  • Gathering new business requirements
  • Manage local developments end to end (Requirement gathering, development, UAT, deployment and support)
  • Implement new business requirements
  • Improve performances and reliability of platform
  • Follow up with users during the UAT phases
  • Write test cases and documentation
  • First line Support, support users on platforms and tools developed by the RAD team.

Required Qualifications

Skill Set Required:

  • At least 5 years’ experience
  • Good knowledge of Java, C#, Python, VBA and Q
  • Good knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies
  • Experience with windows server development
  • A real inclination for test-driven development
  • Good skills with Web Services (SOAP/RESTFUL) and web-based applications
  • GIT, Visual Studio, DevOps, Control-M tools

Business Knowledge:

  • Equity Derivatives (Strong foundation is required particular with Structured Notes / Payoffs; Options pricing etc.)
  • OMS experience (must understand the pre-trade Sales RFQ workflow)
  • Motivation towards understanding the structured equity derivatives business.
  • Basic Cash Equity/SBL product knowledge

Project Management Skills:

  • Ability to own an entire project cycle with deployment
  • Agile working methods


  • Required: java, python, sales, OMS (order management system), C#, VBA, SQL, equity, structured noted
  • Desired: Q, Agile, ORM, Cash equity/Equity Derivatives, GIT, DevOps, Control-M

Company’s Benefits

Talan’s offices are located near Union Square, right in the center of Manhattan.

Our company benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company matching
  • 3 to 5 weeks of paid vacation per year according to seniority
  • 5 sick days and 2 personal days
  • Eight paid holidays
  • Company health, dental and vision insurance plans
  • Other benefits such as transit benefits, FSA and perks


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