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Focus is building on its electronic market making capabilities by implementing a systematic approach to pricing and risk management.
Focus capital markets is looking for a senior ALGO Developer / Engineer to be part of an E-Trading development team building out its next generation, cross asset platform.
This individual will be a senior systems engineer and technical expert in the development of very highly sophisticated and complex trading applications for a major functional and/or product area within the securities businesses. They will analyze highly complex business
requirements. Write functional documents and design technical specifications. Design and/or redesign existing complex computer platforms and applications. Provide coding direction and guidance on complex calculations and details of complex products with less experienced staff.
Maintain full project life-cycle tasks, such as business and technical analysis, designing, coding, testing, and implementation plans. Maintain all system diagrams, system interface charts and any other compliance policy and procedure documents. Work closely with quality
assurance on the preparation of test cases. Coordinate implementation activities across a broad range of functions and departments; work with client groups to identify, arrange, and/or deliver training needs. Lead large projects.
Required Qualifications

• 5+ years of fixed Income experience
• 10+ years of Java experience
• 5+ years of algorithmic development experience
• 3+ years of Low Latency systems development or implementation experience
• 5+ years of Multi-Threading Experience
• 4+ years of securities industry experience
• 7+ years of application development and implementation experience
• Knowledge and understanding of rates
• Advanced experience in capital markets business and processes
• Basic knowledge and understanding of mathematical modeling
• Basic knowledge and understanding of SEC, FNRA, and international regulations for building