Junior Trading/Risk Systems Developer – C++, Python, Java, Scala

We are looking for a junior developer to join the Commodities & Global Markets (CGM) group in Sydney as a developer on the Risk Services Engineering team.

Key duties will be supporting the existing trading and risk systems for the commodities trading businesses, as well as the various development teams around the globe which make use of this platform.

Key first-year deliverables will include a migration to the Cloud of key components of our trading platform.

Day to Day Duties :

  • Build automation and resiliency solutions for existing processes
  • Extend and enhance testing and deployment mechanisms for our primary risk platform
  • Enable transition of existing systems to a cloud-ready architecture
  • Leverage log and performance metrics to identify key bottle necks
  • Develop high quality, low maintenance software solutions for our key trading and risk systems
  • Provide third level support to traders and

 Experience Required:

  • A strong Computer Science background
  • Understanding of data structures and OS fundamentals
  • Proficiency with at least two of: Java, Python, C++, Scala
  • Ability to provide analysis on complex problems and present findings in a cohesive and easy to understand manner
  • Ability to communicate problems and solutions effectively with business and technical stakeholders
  • Experience in Financial Services Industry preferred

If this sounds like you, apply here or reach out to jon.grant@macquarie.com for more information.

The Corporate Operations Group (COG) brings together specialist support services including workplace, human resources, market operations and technology. COG's purpose is to drive operational excellence through business-aligned services with a focus on quality, cost and risk. COG comprises the following divisions: Business Improvement and Strategy, Business Services, Human Resources, Market Operations, and Technology.

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