UBS Financial Services Java developer, Market Data Distribution in Chicago, Illinois

Your role:

Are you interested in delivering robust and scalable core Java server-side systems? Are you curious and innovative? We're looking for someone like that to help us:

  • develop, maintain and support systems delivering Market Data from exchanges, vendors and UBS systems to client applications

  • with continuous improvement, test script maintenance, regression monitoring, quality control, Task and Change Management, QA Resource management and QA/Prod system co-ownership

  • problem solve, plan, analyse and contribute to regional and global projects and initiatives

  • participate in planning, estimating, documentation, and stakeholder engagement

  • where you will take ownership of development tasks from inception to production, collaborating with BA, PM and Support teams, as well as other regional Denali teams, delivering new market feeds plus enhancements and fixes.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You'll be working in the Application Delivery - Pricing and Market Data team. Our team offers a mature global market data solution that is a pivotal part of the OMS application stack with whose teams we collaborate. The solution is high volume, high availability and high profile. Focus is on quality. Performance is achieved through adherence to internally-developed GC-free networking and collections libraries. The team has distributed development and support capability across regions, with regional market specialties. The US team is 8 developers with complementary skills to support and extend US markets.

Your experience and skills:

Strong Java weighted toward systems programming, I/O, GC-free, data-structures, low-latency.

Strong Linux, including sys/admin, scripting in some of shell/Python/Perl/Groovy.

Event-driven programming.

Experience in connectivity or protocols, and with networks.

Experience in financial markets with understanding of Equities/ETD/FX market-data specifics.

Understanding of trading systems and order management systems in financial markets.

10+ years of previous experience in systems development.

SDLC literate with experience in continuous integration, code-review and automated tests.

Well organized, reliable, attentive to detail, collaborative.

Proficient English and good communication skills.

Other Desirable Skills and Experience:

C or C+ About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 169510BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Java developer, Market Data Distribution

City: Chicago

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - Illinois

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)