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Software Support Engineer

Sofia, Sofia · Information Technology
The primary function of this position is to help enhance the company’s offering of tools to algorithmic traders in the FX and CFD markets and assisting in managing developer support with an emphasis on third party system integration. In this position you will get exposure to and use the multiple APIs and third party tools that our clients use on a daily basis, build and share code for algorithmic trading strategies in multiple trading environments, and interact with the algorithmic trading community to support quantitative traders and develops creating tools in the automated trading space.
 

Tasks:

  • Support developers creating algorithmic trading strategies utilizing various APIs and specialized platforms
  • Answer technical API questions from clients concisely and in a timely manner
  • Implement sample code in many languages including Python, Java, C#, Node.js, C++, and others
  • Analyze and identify software defects and escalate with accurate and clear notes
  • Assist client system integration via FX API solutions
  • Assist in the QA process for newly developed applications, both in-house and third party
  • Provide support and guidance for prospective and existing FX clients that are engaged in the creation of their own algorithmic strategies
  • Engage with the algorithmic trading community through forum outreach and participation
  • Write high quality technical documents and maintain Github resources

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field (established professional developer experience a substitute for degree)
  • 1-3 years’ experience with Python, Java, C#/C++ or other commonly used language for algorithmic trading
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Interest in financial markets and algorithmic trading
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs
  • A passion for new technologies and ideas
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • The ability to meet deadlines and prioritize a complex workload
  • A flexible attitude and the ability to work collaboratively

Pluses:

  • Familiarity with version control software (e.g.: Github)
  • Previous experience with coding algorithmic strategies for financial markets
  • Knowledge of the FX markets
  • Previous trading experience in capital markets
A summary of the working conditions:

• Opportunities to further develop your skills and potentials and grow in a
dynamic multinational company
• Competitive remuneration package
• Friendly team 
• Team building events

Hours: 40 hours/week. Monday to Friday 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV in English. Sofia@icrecruiting.eu

 
All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. InterContinental Recruiting Ltd. Recruitment license from National Agency of Employment No 1334/01.08.2011 - exp. 01.08.2016
 

InterContinental Recruiting

Please contact us with any questions:

Email:
sofia@icrecruiting.eu
Phone:
(w) 359 2 811 1366
Recruitment license from National Agency of Employment No 2087 / 22.07.2016
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