Java Developer - ION Knowledge at Talan USA

New York, NY, United States of America

Posted on Dec 14 2018 (3 months ago)




The Company

Talan USA is the American subsidiary of Talan, a French consulting firm with more than 2000 employees worldwide, and locations in eight countries (four continents). In 2018 and for the 4th 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.


We are currently looking for a permanent candidate to join our consulting team as a Java Developer.

The Talan consultant, who would be hired as a full time employee of Talan, will work with our client’s global team delivering production ready features and enhancements in support of Credit Electronic Trading. Particular attention will be paid to delivering New York Credit Trading specific requirements as part of a global team. This role will involve working directly with the trading desk and the ideal candidate must be comfortable working in a fast paced front office environment.

The New York Credit Pricing and Electronic Markets Technology Development team of our client operates as part of a Global Credit Pricing and Electronic Markets Technology team to develop systems used for the Global Credit Trading activity. It is a Front Office facing team which works directly with Traders and Business Management to provide high quality solutions both locally and as part of the global platform.


  • Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. 
  • Develop pricing and electronic markets applications.
  • Work with traders, quants, developers, business analysts, and development managers.
  • Provide tier-3 support of applications for front-office users.
  • Participate as part of a global development team.
  • Work alongside production support teams to roll out changes/new functionality
  • Work on tick data
  • Add new sources of market data
  • Improve pricing model to expand and improve the model

Required Qualifications

Technical Skill Set:

  • Strong Java Development Skills.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment is a must.
  • Proficiency in SQL and experience working with SQL Server and/or Oracle.
  • Experience working with tick data.
  • Working knowledge of ION Trading Services (Connectivity, STP, RFQ, VMO and MMI).
  • Experience working in a Fixed Income Front Office Environment (Credit preferred).
  • Proficient Python Development Skills.
  • Knowledge of SDLC and prior experience working on large software development projects.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well with people in different teams.
  • Ability to work as part of a global team.
  • Familiarity with modern source control systems such as SVN, Perforce, or Source Safe.
  • Experience of working with Build Integration Platforms such as Team City or Microsoft Build
  • Knowledge of Credit Products (Corporate Bonds, CDS, CDS Index) and their trade processing.
  • Previous exposure to low latency programming and multi-threaded environments.
  • Knowledge of TIBCO Rendezvous.
  • Proficiency in C#, C++.

 Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in an applicable subject matter (Engineering, Computer Science, Math, etc.)


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