Founded in 2002, with offices in New York and London, Lab49 designs and develops innovative new custom software for our customers in the financial services industry. We believe in small, expert engineering teams, working in close consultation with our customers. We have an excellent track record of successful project delivery in demanding environments. Lab49's agile, iterative methodology combines frequent delivery with fine-grained reporting, giving our clients a tremendous amount of control and visibility while allowing our teams to focus on achieving specific, valuable business goals.
Flex Developer / Actionscript / Trading Software - London
11/4/2016 4:47:38 AM
Flex Developer / Actionscript / Trading Software
This is no ordinary 'programming job'; this is a role where you will be pushed completely outside of your comfort zone. You will be pushing technical boundaries, working with people who will make you want to revisit every technical skill listed on your CV and clients who demand high-quality software delivered on time. If you are looking to build on your existing skills, work on cutting edge projects and with smart people, you've found the right company. You will have:Expert knowledge and solid professional experience in Flex development and ActionscriptAny investment banking exposure would be good to haveExcellent interpersonal skills; you will be dealing with those tricky, demanding traders so you've got to believe in what you're delivering and be able to meet and in many cases, exceed expectationsLeadership skills are very good to haveThis is not a role for plodders or those who wish to do the bare minimum and hide behind a hierarchy.On a day-to-day basis, you can expect to be doing the following:Working as part of an Agile development team, you will spend between 90% and 95% of your time developing high quality Flex-based software involving huge amounts of market data;Interacting with end users to refine requirements and translate those into stories;Working with project managers, business analysts etc to ensure the delivery of a high-quality, low-latency system;Development of key components of the trading system using Flex, Actionscript and Parsley;Working in a very fast paced and highly pressurised environment where speedy resolution of issues is the norm;Visit client sites to provide our services if and when required