Software Developer- CP Client Services

Job description

Founded in 1996, we are the industry pioneer and global leader in broker-neutral execution and order systems for equities, foreign exchange and listed derivatives. With offices in North America Europe, and Asia, FlexTrade has a worldwide client base spanning more than 175 buy- and sell-side firms, including many of the largest investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers.

A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that allowed clients to control and customize their proprietary algorithms while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies via a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform.

With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of developers, programmers, strategists and product specialists, who work hand-in-hand with our clients' technologists and traders to break new ground in the field of electronic trading.

Come join our friendly work environment- we are two blocks from the Great Neck, LIRR stop! We offer competitive salaries, bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package.


We are looking for Developers to handle support-related development in a large-scale, state-of-the-art, sell side order management system (Color Palette) and develop support tools, issue investigation and resolution.


  • Develop specific features and improvements in C++, C#, Python, SQL, Windows.
  • Develop software for monitoring and testing solutions.
  • Answer email and (less frequently) phone calls from client services for general application support and troubleshooting.
  • Investigate issues (using system logs, source code inspection, database querying, etc.)


  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • At least 2 years software development experience.
  • Knowledge of SQL and relational databases.
  • Very good communication skills to articulate ideas, problems, and solutions.
  • Motivation and determination to achieve, learn and grow

Desired skills:

  • FIX protocol knowledge / experience
  • Experience with real-time Equity Trading systems.

**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.**