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Java Developer - Application Engineer

Java Developer - Application Engineer

Job Description

Financial Application Engineer


Location:      Houston, TX

Duration:      Full Time / Permanent



  • Work with some of the smartest people in the country on some of the most complex technology while earning more money
  • Than ever before
  • Highly lucrative compensation and benefits
  • They only hire the top 1-2% so they make sure that $$ is never a barrier
  • They purposely pay above market value in salary, bonuses, and employees can even invest in the company funds
  • Their market neutral strategy allowed them to make money even during the great recession
  • Great culture supports growth, learning, and collaboration.  Friendly, not individually competitive, extremely low turnover


  • Providing internal and external solutions;
  • Developing and enhancing the financial software packages that enable our world-wide trading operations;
  • Partnering with users to determine requirements for software enhancements, as well as outside vendors to resolve bugs, performing upgrades, and maintaining systems;
  • Writing programs to connect software packages to internal and external data sources.

    Job Requirements


    • At least a bachelor’s degree from a top university in computer science or an engineering discipline.
    • Experience using SQL.
    • Strong coding abilities in Java/Linux.
    • Solid communication skills.
    • Attention to detail.
    • An obsession with and commitment to producing accurate results.


    • Must have high GPA (3.5+) regardless of work experience
    • The duties of each individual will be matched through the interview process
    • First stage is phone screen with HR and technical (coding) test
    • If they pass the code test they will conduct a technical phone interview
    • If they do well up to this point they will be invited in for an in person interview
    • They are very hands on with the hiring process once they are interested in someone

    Job Snapshot

    Employment Type Full-Time
    Job Type Information Technology
    Education Not Specified
    Experience 0 to 1 year(s)
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Relocation No
    Industry Banking - Financial Services
    Required Travel Not Specified
    Job ID Java-TX
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    Java Developer - Application Engineer

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