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Eagle is currently seeking a Developer. This is a nine (9) month, contract position scheduled to start in February.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Developing, coding, testing and debugging new software or making significant improvements to existing software;
  • Supporting the software design phases through experience and expertise;
  • Overall designing, developing and team coordinating on the business system and application;
  • Communicating standards and defending technology and scoping decisions to information technology management and development teams;
  • Assisting in resolving problems with software functionality and suggesting improvements;
  • Using significant independent judgment with little to no direction given by supervisor;
  • Acting as a team leader on projects;
  • Ensuring architect, design and implement solutions that meet the stakeholder’s needs;
  • Participating actively in requirements gathering, data modeling and design sessions;
  • Preparing high level and detailed technical specifications for the projects in accordance with PLC, security and architecture documentation objectives;
  • Developing detailed plans and accurate estimates for completion of build, system testing and implementation phases of project;
  • Developing, coding, documenting and executing unit tests, systems, integration and acceptance tests and testing tools for functions of high complexity;
  • Writing, testing and maintaining detailed programs according to specifications given by computer software engineers and systems analysts;
  • Providing input and coordinating with database analyst in creating new and modifying existing database structures using different types of databases;
  • Conceiving, designing and testing logical structures for solving technical problems;
  • Participating in walkthrough reviews of all technical specifications, programs and unit test plans;
  • Performing performance tuning to improve performance over multiple functions;
  • Providing consulting services on new and existing initiatives;
  • Developing the Trade Management system including build, deploy and upgrade; and,
  • Maintaining a strong partnership with QA.

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or computer science;
  • Seven (7) plus years application development experience;
  • Seven (7) plus years’ experience in application development in the financial services industry;
  • Seven (7) plus years of full development life cycle experience, from architecture through test and deployment and cross platform skills;
  • Ability to learn new programming languages quickly and efficiently;
  • Ability to communicate ideas and take on the ideas of others;
  • Ability to seek improvements to all aspects of development process;
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and manage requests for change;
  • Comfortability in high pressure, deadline-oriented environment;
  • Ability to adapt quickly and function independently when required;
  • Ability to work effectively with people from outside the IT team;
  • Ability to be a creative and innovative thinker;
  • Ability to learn new things and ask good questions;
  • Ability to be a team player and cooperative with good interpersonal skills;
  • Expert knowledge in C and C++ language;
  • Practical knowledge of Sybase and a solid understanding of Unix and some scripting languages on Unix platform;
  • Practical knowledge MQ, Solace, RMDS, Motif and X Windows;
  • Solid communication skills, ability to be a team player and be proactive;
  • Practical knowledge writing using PubSub or solace C/C++ wrapper (an asset);                       
  • Solid experience of Linux (an asset);                       
  • Capital markets industry experience (an asset);                     
  • Knowledge of business line and ability to produce high quality results (an asset); and,      
  • Knowledge in computing in general and ability to apply outside knowledge to work (an asset).          

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: February 12, 2019
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 59466
  • Location: Toronto/GTA ON