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Lead Developer, TradeNeXus Vice President

Boston, Massachusetts
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

TradeNeXus is seeking a Lead Developer to help build the next generation of web applications that will have a meaningful impact on our customers and our business. TradeNeXus (also known as GTSS and FX Connect Trade Services) is an award-winning post-trade solution developed primarily for asset managers and their counterparties that provides technology and workflows to support electronic matching, confirmation, and SWIFT messaging for foreign exchange (FX) and money-market transactions.

TradeNeXus is a part of the GlobalLink suite of market-leading e-trading platforms, technology, data, and workflow solutions from State Street Digital.

TradeNeXus is a part of State Street Digital's suite of market-leading e-trading platforms, technology and workflow solutions, is a trusted and highly regulated partner with a long-standing leadership position in delivering post-trade innovative solutions.

Why this role is important to us:

You will be joining GlobalLink a division of State Street Digital, our new division that combines advanced trading technology, best execution, and servicing expertise with proprietary market research and insights to support clients in decentralized financial markets. Together with other teams across our company, you will design and develop the next-generation post-trade platform that will use Event streaming, WebSockets, AWS, and GraphQL to build a real-time dashboard and stateful streaming services.

Join us if making your mark in the digital asset servicing industry is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for:

As a Lead Developer (VP) you will

1. Design and enhance leading FX settlement, confirmation, and clearing suite of products

2. Collaborate closely with product management, QA, and other developer team members

3. Identify and implement best practices in coding and design, keeping up on the latest developments in web technologies

4. Innovate and transform a business idea into highly utilized features and services for customer

Education and Preferred Qualifications:

1. 10+ years of enterprise software development in Java

2. Strong knowledge of object-oriented design, SOLID principles, and multi-threading concepts

3. Familiarity with Kafka and distributed caching technologies like Hazelcast, Redis

4. Experience with Websocket programming using Netty or Spring Reactor, Webflux or RxJava

5. Hands-on experience with REST-based microservices and best patterns for implementing them

6. Hand-on experience with relational databases like Oracle, PostgreSQL

7. Experience with Spring, Spring Boot, JPA and hibernate

8. Experience working in the financial industry specifically trade life cycle management

9. Experience with financial formats SWIFT, FIX

10. Passionate about building excellent software with customer focus and empathy

11. Team player with a thirst to learn, a sense of urgency, and ownership and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

What we value:

These skills will help you succeed in this role:

1. Stream processing using Kafka or Flink

2. Experience working with NoSQL Database - MongoDB or Couchbase

3. Knowledge of container technologies like Docker, Kubernetes

4. Working experience in AWS - AWS Lambda, API Gateway, AppSync, and DynamoDB

5. ReactJs and NodeJs

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  • Job Reference: 707285368-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: State Street Corporation
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent