Junior C++ Developer

Location: Sydney
Reference: 259397111

Great opportunity for a Graduate or Junior Developer to join an international banking, finance & wealth management organisation and learn from some of the best Traders and Developers in the Sydney market. Apply now!

WHO it's with:
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global financial services organization in their Sydney office, and to be part of a growing team that owns a range of critical, globally used systems and be responsible for managing the daily maintenance and development of the Commodities and FX Risk Engine.
WHAT it's about: 
As the C++ Developer, you will be responsible for the development of new features to support the trading business. This is a great opportunity to join a small but growing team and to get involved in delivering solutions for an expanding and innovative business. You will be required to work closely with other programming and quantitative specialists focusing on new product development and the delivery of pricing tools and risk management systems.
Your role will include the following;
•  Develop, maintain & enhance core trading and risk-management system components.
•  Work with the Lead Technologists to develop and deliver solutions within a timely manner within the scope of the overall business strategy.
• Adopt a proactive approach to technology and introduce new / improved solutions. 
•  Demonstrate practical know-how and expertise in current technologies.
•  Build and maintain string relationships with the business and other parts of the Information Technology Group.

WHAT you'll need:  
• Expertise in hands-on C++ development, followed by UNIX / SQL. This is an essential requirement of this position.
• If not commercial experience - then should display some types of personal projects undertaken by themselves or via university.
• A degree qualification in Computer Science - ideally from an Australian institute.
• Strong Communication skills, written and spoken.
• A genuine thirst for emerging technologies and a passion for quality development.
• An appreciation of key business drivers and an understanding of the IT impact upon the business.
• Strong analytical and problem solving abilities.
• An ability to work in a fast-paced, pressurized, front-office trading environment.
• Strong intellect and clear evidence of energy, commercial drive and flair.

Based in Sydney CBD

HOW to apply:
Xpand your job search in the right direction and email your resume (in Word) to Ankit Sharma at ankit.sharma@xpand.com.au.