Senior Java developer – FX Front Office IT
City : TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
Category : Technology | Analytics | Research
Industry : Financial/Banking
Employer : RBC
Come Work with Us!
At RBC, our culture is deeply supportive and rich in opportunity and reward. You will help our clients thrive and our communities prosper, empowered by a spirit of shared purpose.
Whether you’re helping clients find new opportunities, developing new technology, or providing expert advice to internal partners, you will be doing work that matters in the world, in an environment built on teamwork, service, responsibility, diversity, and integrity.
As a senior java developer you will join a highly talented team that develops & maintains high-availability low-latency real-time systems in the Foreign Exchange (FX) trading space in RBC Capital Markets.
You will work on exciting projects that include building new applications and enhancing the existing ones covering FX trade capture and process flows
Exhibit an engineering mind-set, be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full technology stack.
What will you do?
Contribute to the overall design and development of RBC’s FX trade management systems.
Collaborate closely with product owner, business analysts as well as business users including sales and trading to understand needs and translate them into system requirements.
Develop a deep understanding of the currency flows in RBC and proactively seek for technical
Set high development standards by developing high-performant, reusable, reliable and efficient systems.
Lead and mentor other developers to elevate the entire team’s skillset and mind-set.
Provide Level 2 support as needed
What do you need to succeed?
7+ years’ experience in designing and developing enterprise systems (multi-threaded, low latency Java based systems is a MUST).
4+ years’ hands on experience in designing and developing applications from scratch using Spring framework
Strong understanding of multithreading and concurrency in Java 8 or later.
Design patterns and principles
Good knowledge of relational databases and any messaging technology ( e.g. Solace/IBM MQ/Kafka)
Business knowledge of Capital Markets areas previously supported (any asset class).
Knack for writing clean, readable java code with unit tests
Ability to multi-task effectively and provide timely updates
Experience with ‘Agile’ style development methods
DevOps experience with continuous integration/delivery best-practices, technologies and tools such as GitHub, Jenkins, Nexus, JIRA, Confluence, Ansible, SonarQube, Checkmarx.
RBC is committed to supporting flexible work arrangements when and where available. Details to be discussed with Hiring Manager.
What’s in it for you?
We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.
A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation, commissions, and stock where applicable
Participation in a re-engineering project to streamline and optimise the estate.
Make a difference - do mission critical work in the most sophisticated capital markets business in Canada
Join a high performance, delivery oriented, international technology team
Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
Ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment
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