Sun Trading currently has an opening for a Back Office Developer to be based in our Chicago office. The Back Office Developer will be in charge of developing and supporting a web-based reporting system that handles trade reconciliation, position keeping, balance, profit and loss calculations, and task management.
The candidate must have ability to multi-task and effectively prioritize their workload in a highly dynamic environment. Familiarity with financial markets is highly desirable, but not essential. The candidate will be expected to gain new financial knowledge as needed.
Bachelors of Science in Computer Science or related field
Minimum two (2) years of work/hands-on experience with relational databases
Knowledge and experience programming PHP or similar web-based technologies
Solid troubleshooting skills
Excellent understanding of SQL
Excellent understanding Linux/Unix Environments
Familiarity with scripting languages (Perl, UNIX Shell, awk, etc) is required.
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Results oriented, highly flexible, team player
Familiarity with financial markets is desirable
Accounting/Balancing Experience a plus
Cover letters are mandatory. Email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org