TMX Datalinx is the Information Services division of TMX Group Limited. TMX Datalinx provides a broad range of real-time, historical, and other data products and services to customers across North America and around the globe.
This role will contribute to the creation and improvement of real-time market data products.
The role of the Senior Application Developer is to provide advanced technical and process oriented skills / knowledge, supported by good communication skills, in the development and support of mission critical business system applications.
Application development activities are conducted throughout the entire project life cycle and subsequent production support.
The development stages range from project concept through architecture & design, construction, testing, implementation and support.
How does aC++ Senior Developerat TM X contribute?
Analyze business requirements and use appropriate technologies (e.g. Object Oriented) to produce component, subsystem, and application level design.
Develop high performance and sustainable applications focusing on reusable components, stable interfaces, common libraries, etc.
Design and implement tools and drivers to confirm data consistency, measure the processing speed, and verify the system functional accuracy
Preparation of application operational / procedural documentation for users and technical support staff. Documentation to be produced according to divisional standards
Conduct / participate in design and code reviews, identify language related problems and performance issues, provide feedback and corrections related to online documentation, evaluate code compliance to enterprise and project standards
Occasionally provide 3rd level application support with rotational 7 / 24 pager duties to ensure mission critical application availability meet Service Level Agreements
Code management of release deliverables
Ongoing application support / maintenance including bug fixes, application enhancements, capacity, performance and disaster recovery testing and various ad hoc requests
Leadership and guidance of other development staff on various development assignments
Act as a technical liaison with various other business and technical groups, support coordination of activities to achieve successful task completion targets
Perform assessments and provide input to technical viability and costefficiencyof various project proposals
Provide assistance to management in the identification, scoping, estimation, scheduling, monitoring and delivery of various application deliverables
Maintain an understanding of current computer technologies and industry related applications with a particular focus on the securities industry.
Keeps abreast of TSX and industry market directions and policies, regulations and future development plans
What do you bring to the role?
University degree in computer science or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
Solid experience and proficiency in developing both real-time transaction and batch processing concepts and techniques
Minimum five (5) years working experience in UNIX, Linux, C++, Java, C, SQL, Perl, and OO analysis and design
Ability to work independently and in collaboration with peers, business rulesspecialistsandpartners
Organized, focused and persistent ability to work to the plan and meet delivery dates
Good interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills
Ability to manage and balance multiple concurrent assignments
Knowledge of TMX real-time market data feeds is an asset
Securities industry knowledge or Canadian Securities Course completion would be an asset
TMX is committed to creating and sustaining a collegial work environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity and respect and one which reflects the diversity of the community in which we operate.
We provide accommodations for applicants and employees who require it.