Senior Software Developer (Scala/ Java)

Job description

About FlexTrade

FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in high performance, multi asset order and execution management solutions. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.

FlexONE Team
We are looking for talented Senior Developer who are passionate about technology to work on FlexTrade’s OEMS platform, FlexONE, which is our state-of-the-art, fully integrated Order Management System (OMS) and Execution Management System (EMS). Our team is responsible for the development of the firm’s flagship, buy-side OMS.

You will work in a fast-paced, financial software development environment and be expected to:

  • Design and implement new features on the product roadmap using technologies including Scala, Akka, and gRPC.
  • Be proactive and resourceful in gathering requirements from Project Managers and other sources.
  • Identify and implement performance enhancements in the core product.
  • Implement bug fixes and assist with production support as needed.


While we believe a great developer will pick up and grow skills as needed, minimum requirements for this job include:

  • A Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in CS or a related field.
  • At least 4 years of software development work experience.
  • Proficiency in one or more programming languages (Java, Scala, C++, etc.)
  • Excellent knowledge of object-oriented design and development.
  • Excellent communication skills to articulate ideas, problems, and solutions.
  • Motivation and determination to achieve, learn and grow.

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with functional programming concepts (Scala is a plus).
  • Knowledge of SQL and relational databases.
  • Experience in Financial Services, Mathematics, or related fields.

**FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.**