Java Developer

Genesis Trading is seeking a talented Java Developer with experience building low-latency trading platforms preferably in the digital currency or foreign exchange markets. The Java Developer will report directly to the Chief Technology Officer, and focus on matching engine, order routing, and market data development.


  • B.S. degree in computer science or related area (M.S. degree preferred)
  • 5+ years development experience in digital currencies, FX, or other capital markets environment
  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented programming and design
  • Strong knowledge of low-latency programming, and lock free algorithms
  • Strong knowledge of Kubernetes Clustering and Docker containers
  • Solid understanding of developing software sympathetic to modern CPU architectures
  • Solid understanding of FIX Engines and FIX Protocol
  • Solid understanding of Linux Operating Systems
  • Solid understanding of relational and NoSQL databases
  • Experience with scripting languages
  • Experience with SDLC processes

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain core Java trading platforms components
  • Develop and integrate automated unit tests for software developed
  • Review and recommend architectural improvements
  • Participate in design sessions with development team
  • Troubleshoot production impacting issues providing timely solutions

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-starter yet knows when to ask for help and works great in a team
  • Strives to simultaneously achieve high-velocity and high-quality output
  • Willingness and ability to meet aggressive deadlines
  • Thrives in a dynamic and high-pressured environment
  • Proven troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

To apply please visit: Genesis’ Job Profile on Workable.