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Financial Software Engineer - Java

Posted on Jul 6, 2020 by Request Technology

Virginia, VA
Immediate Start
$100k - $140k Annual

*This is a permanent full time role*

A fortune 500 company is on the search for a Financial Engineer. This role is revolved around Java development but other languages are acceptable like python or C++/C#. The selected candidate will combine strong software development, quantitative analysis, and collaboration skills to help build high-performance risk analytics platforms, trading systems, and financial model application components/frameworks.


  • Design, develop and support libraries written in Java, which form a computational engine used to manage and distribute risk analyses for a variety of financial instruments
  • Design and develop new code, review existing code changes, and implement automated testing to ensure standard technology development practices are met
  • Must have AWS cloud web and non-web applications experience to develop and create next generation cloud based high performance risk analytics platforms and trade systems.
  • Design develop and support libraries written in Java numerical quantitative systems writing automated unit testing.


  • At least 5 years of experience developing in Java or C++
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Experience with high-performance or grid computing
  • Experience working with numerical/quantitative systems
  • Experience writing automated unit, integration, regression, performance and acceptance tests
  • Solid understanding of software design principles, including knowledge of how to refactor Legacy code
  • Experience with using Monte-Carlo simulations to value financial instruments, especially mortgages
  • Broad knowledge of Fixed Income finance, including mortgage-backed securities and interest rate derivatives
  • Experience with cloud computing and storage services
  • Experience with C++ or Python
  • Strong quantitative skills (statistics, econometrics, linear algebra)

Reference: 907560568

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