Top Tier Financial Services firm located in New York City is seeking a (2) Sr. JAVA Developer w/ Derivatives experience to work in their Front-Office/ Emerging Markets Derivatives area (with a focus on Latin America). These candidates will be responsible for the development of financial products and have extensive contact with the Front Office business community. Financial services and derivatives experience is an absolute must.

Depending on the preference of the candidates, this can be a 6 month RTH (Right to Hire) or straight Permanent opportunity.

* Hands-on Java (J2SE)/Object Oriented development experience
* Front Office Trading System development (Calypso a plus)
* Some SQL experience
* Full SDLC Lifecycle experience
* Ability to work well independently or within a team environment
* Excellent communications skills (both written & oral)
* Bachelors Degree

Products Knowledge:
The candidates do not need to have all products listed below, but if the only have Fx and Fixed Income, their business skills will not suffice)

* CrD: CDS, TRS, CDO, CDX, CDO Options, CDX Options, Extinguishable Swaps
* IrD: Swaps, XccySwaps, Swaptions, Caps/Floors
* Fx: Fx, FxForward, FxNDF, FxFuture
* Fixed Income: Bonds (especially BRL bonds like NTN-F, NTN-B, NTN-C)

Major Plus:
Experience in Latin American Emerging Market derivatives
Ability to speak Portuguese or Spanish

Candidates must be US Citizens or GC Holders (NO H1-B*s!)

If you are interested & qualified, please contact:
Michael J. Czirjak
Sr. Technical Recruiter
(212) 238-6228