Java Equity Derivatives Developer Lead

Job Posted 8/23/2023
Open Systems Technologies
New York, NY
United States
Category Software Jobs
Job Description

Company Description

Open Systems Technologies is a national provider of smart staffing solutions, providing contract staffing, permanent placements and executive searches in the following skill areas:

- Technology

- Finance, Accounting, and Operations

- Government Services

- Legal

- Global Services

Established in New York in 1990, Open Systems Technologies is one of the largest, privately held, staffing companies in the world. We have experienced organic growth over the past 25 years and currently employ over 1,500 consultants in 16 domestic and international markets. Through our brands of Open Systems, OST Financial, OST Legal, OST Government Services, and OST Global we strive for continued expansion and excellence in the staffing industry. With the Global Services division, starting Jan-2012, Open Systems has expanded into the ITO & BPO Projects/Solutions business.

Job Description

The chosen candidate will serve as a senior developer/team lead within a team focused on building the next generation of Equity Derivatives Trading applications. 


  • Design and build new applications following an agile development model.
  • Work closely with the business to capture requirements
  • Plan and manage release cycles, providing guidance to the team as necessary to meet delivery goals
  • Assist production support teams in the day-to-day running of the applications


  • 8 years+ in a hands-on development role in the financial services sector 
  • 8 years+ in Java server side Development
  • 5 years+ experience with equity derivatives systems, esp. Risk Management, Parameters.
  • 2 years+ experience as a developer team lead, with experience in agile project and release management and experience with tools such as Jira, Github, Jenkins etc.
  • Strong Computer Science or Engineering background
  • Strong Core Java fundamentals (Collections, Concurrency etc.)
  • Experience with caching technologies e.g. Gemfire/coherence
  • Experience with databases (e.g. Oracle/Sybase) and SQL

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.