Back-end Developer

Remote / Prague 8 /
Remote 80 % /Onsite
Location: Prague 8
Language: Fluent in English

Level: Senior
Form of cooperation: Contraktor
Start date: asap
Allocation: Full-Time
Allocation length: Long term

What the team is working on:

  • As part of the multi-year project PMDS/ R7 the PMDS team is building Eurex' new risk and market data platform. The team focuses on the development of new service-based functionality to serve the customers’ needs. Besides the development and configuration of data management functionalities (e.g. data cleansing), the team is also working on establishing new interfaces to the risk calculation platform R7 which will be built in parallel.

Who we’re looking for:

  • First and foremost, somebody who gets excited about technology and still wants – needs – to learn. Technology dogmatists need not apply. We focus on the person behind the skills when we recruit, but from a practical point-of-view, there are some hard skill requirements, and you must be able to check all of these boxes to be considered:
  • A minimum of two years commercial experience developing software in Java/C and extensive use of scripting languages (e.g.: KSH) and config languages (Ansible, Terraform, etc…)
  • Knowledge of financial markets (bonds, equities, interest rate swaps, futures, options)
  • Willingness to learn proprietary programming languages of third-party software.
  • At least a basic understanding of the DevOps / SRE approach to designing and operating production systems.
  • An understanding of containerization (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • An understanding of microservices and service-oriented architectures
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in English
  • Motivation to work in a cross functional team within an agile working style

Optional skills:

  • If you have any of the following, that’s a really nice bonus:
  • Hands-on experience building cloud native solutions on Azure or OpenShift.
  • Demonstrable experience of programming with Java/C in a real-world application of substantial size, whether commercial or hobby.

Technologies we use:

  • Java
  • C
  • KHS
  • Ansible
  • GitHub Actions
  • Red Hat Open Shift
  • Docker