EFX C++ Developer

  • Competitive
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland Dublin Leinster IE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • 23 Jun 18 2018-06-23

EFX C++ Developer

Job Description:
Corporate Title: Vice President (VP)
Location: Dublin
Line of Business: Global Tech and Operations

Want to join a dynamic, high-energy tech environment? We are happy to announce a new exciting permanent opportunity is available for a talented C++ Developer to be part of Institutional eFX Technology team based in Central Park, Dublin 18.

The Global Currencies group is a growing visionary organisation, which is involved in the marketing and trading of a full range of FX instruments.
The IT group that supports this multi-region business is part of a global, diverse team working in Asia, U.K. and the U.S.

You will possess an extraordinary technical and problem-solver capability and ensure high quality technical delivery, whilst aligning with internal procedures, controls and regulatory requirements.

What will your main responsibilities involve?

  • Contributing effectively within a global team and being responsive to the customer
  • Building a test driven approach to deliver solutions and understand the need to breakdown complex problems into manageable elements
  • Example work will include pricing models, execution and market making algorithms
  • These will be a blend of new Greenfield development and modifications to the existing trading infrastructure
  • Some third level support of the overall system is also required

What skills and qualifications will you ideally possess?

  • A degree in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Mathematics or a meaningful analytical degree; or equivalent experience

Essential Skills:
  • Development skills in C/C++
  • Analytical skills and enjoys solving complicated technical problems
  • Experience in TCP/IP networking and sockets programming
  • A standout colleague with excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of contemporary development processes, build environments and testing tools
  • Comfortable in communicating with users

Desired Skills:
  • Additional script based and functional language development skills (KDB, matlab, Scala, Fortan, IDL, etc.)
  • Experience in 3rd line production support
  • Experience working with global development teams
  • Knowledge of FIX protocol
  • Experience in messaging systems like TIBCO, AMPS etc.

  • Critical Thinking: Strategic vision, Eye for Business, Innovation & Creativity
  • Business Results: Client relationships, Analytical ability, Execution, Change leadership
  • People Leadership: Talent building, Meritocracy, Team Leadership, Collaboration, Responsible Corporate Citizenship
  • Personal Effectiveness: Communication, decisiveness, Energy & drive, courage, character, vision

Benefits Package:
  • Private healthcare coverage
  • Pension plan - 6% of base salary (we match employees contributions up to a maximum of 12%, or 15% after 15 years' service)
  • Life assurance
  • Vacation 25 days (ability to flex down or up with manager approval)
  • Health screen
  • Group income protection
  • Personal accident insurance
  • As a valued member of our team you will also be eligible for a number of optional benefits including cycle to work scheme, dental cover, retail vouchers and reduced costs on selected leisure and entertainment.

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses, large corporations and governments with a full range of financial and risk management products and services. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the marketing name for the global banking and markets businesses.
The company has had a presence in EMEA since 1922. With offices in 23 countries on three continents, it offers an integrated and comprehensive set of products and services across Global Corporate and Investment Banking, Global Markets and Consumer Card, serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and government clients, combining the best of local knowledge and global expertise. Developing solutions for social and environmental challenges is at the core of Bank of America Merrill Lynch's responsibility platform. In more than 90 countries around the world, we partner with employees, clients and stakeholders to help make financial lives better.


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