FX (Foreign Exchange)
The FlexFX product is used by some of the largest investment banks and hedge funds in the world. Our team is responsible - in collaboration with our global counterparts - for the direction and development of this product. This includes involvement throughout a project’s lifecycle: from working with the buyside and sell-side stakeholders for analysis & design, implementing the solution, and working with client services and banks for releases and support.
This role represents a great opportunity to join our small, highly talented team. You will have influence on key design and architectural decisions, and play an important role in continuing to build future generations of our product. Through dealings with high-profile clients and banks you will gain exposure to the FX industry.
Formulate business and workflow requirements into technical solutions
Utilise your strong technical skills to code and deliver these solutions
Work with teams across the firm to continually improve our product and drive future innovation
Support our client services teams in their use of FlexFX
Work with banks to onboard them onto our platform
Skills and requirements
BSc and/or MSc/PhD in Computer Science (or other STEM major with relevant experience)
2+ years’ experience in a technical role
Desire to learn both the business and technical aspects of the financial capital markets in which FlexTrade operates.
Linux experience including shell-scripting
Knowledge of relational databases and SQL
Understanding of the FIX protocol (not essential)
FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. 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.
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.
Join our global team for the next stage of your professional career
FlexTrade is a global financial technology firm that serves the world’s most dynamic and innovative financial institutions by creating bespoke trading solutions giving them edge in today’s financial markets. Employing experts in every asset class, we work with intent and agility to bring our client’s multi-asset trading workflows to life.
With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of over 500 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.
FlexTrade is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills, and experience within our workforce.
WORK WITH A GLOBAL TEAM
OUR TEAM SERVICES CLIENTS ACROSS THE WORLD
ENGINEERS & DEVELOPERS
IN 9 COUNTRIES
PUSH THE BOUNDARIES
SOLUTIONS BUILT IN AN OPEN FRAMEWORK
The name FlexTrade is by design. We work in an open framework to ensure that we are pushing boundaries and delivering cutting-edge solutions to our clients. Think outside of the box and push innovation further
LEAD THE CHARGE
WORK DIRECTLY WITH WORLD-CLASS TRADING DESKS
Our development and client services team work with the largest investment banks, hedge funds, asset mangers, CTAs, and institutional investors in the world providing cutting-edge opportunities for your career growth. At FlexTrade you aren't just a resource on the team, we'll challenge you to take control and push boundaries.
GROW YOUR PERSONAL BRAND
DEVELOP YOUR SKILLS AND GIVE BACK
We encourage all of our employees to grow professionally and individually and promote personal and professional growth whether you are interested in training, networking, or volunteering.
Corporate Social Responsibility plays a big role in life at FlexTrade. We organize various ways for you to engage in charity activities during working hours and invest in personal causes through our partner, KIVA.