Senior Developer
Royal Bank of Canada
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
13h ago

What is the opportunity?

This Developer role works within the electronic market making space at RBC Capital Markets. It entails developing and enhancing low-

latency algorithmic strategies and infrastructure for existing and next generation electronic trading platforms. You will be involved in regular and close interaction with key stakeholders (traders and business support teams) to develop trading solutions in an iterative / agile manner.

What will you do?

  • Design and implement new requirements for existing and next-generation electronic market making platforms. Requirements may include : trading algorithms risk hedging algorithms trading platform infrastructure pricing models for Exchange-traded Funds
  • Participate and drive requirements gathering and design discussions with end-users and team members
  • Collaborate and work well in a team environment
  • Support and manage production environments
  • Must-Have :

  • 4+ years of development experience in Java
  • Strong foundation of programming concepts like object-oriented programming, multi-threading, data structures
  • Good grasp of latency and performance implications of software design
  • Bachelor's degree in Comp Science or Computer Engineering
  • Nice To Have :

  • Familiar with version control systems (e.g. SVN, Git)
  • Able to work with scripting languages (e.g. Python, Perl)
  • Financial Industry experience is an asset (capital markets, enterprise banking, etc)
  • Special Conditions

    Given the mission critical nature of systems involved, the role requires participation in a rotating early morning coverage shift starting at 7 : 30 AM for about one week every month.

    Early morning coverage may also be required on days of special financial significance (e.g. day after Brexit vote). Regular core hours are 8.30am 5.00pm.

    What’s in it for you?

    We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper.

    We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation, commissions, and stock where applicable
  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • A world-class training program in financial services
  • Flexible work / life balance options
  • Opportunities to take on progressively greater accountabilities
  • Opportunities to building close relationships with clients
  • About RBC

    Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization.

    We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis.

    We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.

    S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit .

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    Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

    RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal / Native American status or any other legally-

    protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.

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