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Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2023-07-31 11:00:00


Senior Java Engineer

  • Description

    2022 is an exciting year for technology professionals to join CME Group following the recent $1bn equity investment from Google. CME Group has also agreed a long-term partnership with Google to migrate our technology infrastructure to Google Cloud in a visionary partnership to transform the global derivatives markets through technology.

    What to expect working in CME Post Trade:

    • Opportunity to work with Technical Experts in Enterprise processing 
    • Own significant and challenging development as appropriate to role
    • Every user story will have clearly defined testable acceptance criteria
    • We provide bespoke training opportunities to develop new skills and expertise 
    • A team with a focus on innovation and embracing early adoption of practices and technologies.
    • Strong identity and accountability for the entire value stream 
    • Flexible home working policy 
    • Where differing views and debate are respected and encouraged


    Principal Accountabilities

    • Contributes to system design collaborating with various teams to build fit for purpose platforms.
    • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software.
    • Provide mentoring and technical direction to development, helping to identify technical solutions to realize design.
    • Completes research and conducts POCs on new technologies.
    • Participates in CICD development pipelines, contributing to modern test and delivery  techniques
    • Take initiative and be responsible for technical solutions to application and cloud challenges.


    Essential Criteria

    • Bachelor's degree (with honors) or equivalent/better strongly preferred, but substantial relevant experience could substitute
    • Strong knowledge of core Java skills, 3 plus years significant experience
    • Experience working with multithreaded applications and core Java libraries
    • Ability to write clean, bug-free code that is easy to understand, and easily maintainable


    Desirable Criteria

    • Experience of financial markets/exchange space and working with financial applications
    • Experience CICD and Cloud operations
    • Experience using Confluence, JIRA, or other Atlassian tools.


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