Full Stack Java Developer

Your role & work environment

In the Financial Market environment, building a platform integrating your own pricing and risk models is crucial to stay in control of your risk while keeping a competitive edge. ING Financial Markets has taken up the challenge by initiating the building of the ING Pricing Architecture (IPA) platform.

Your role is to take an active part achieving this challenge. You will be part of the IPA tribe, assigned to the Squad in charge of building the Equity Derivatives components. You are working in close contact with the business, part of the same Tribe, bringing features to the platform in an agile way.

Your key responsibilities

As a developer,

  • You propose solutions to business requirements, estimate workload and develop solutions
  • You improve your knowledge of the Financial Market domain to bring the right solution
  • You ensure continuity maintaining the platform and work towards migrating its components to the service-based target architecture
  • You find the right level of documentation to make sure that sufficient knowledge is available and shared within the team
  • You recognise and highlight risk issues on the platform and offer guidance to stay in control by driving structural improvements
  • You stay tuned to new trends and technologies to bring innovative solutions to the platform

As a team member of a DevOps team,

  • You bring the right mind set and work as a team in a pragmatic approach
  • You take full ownership in building and running the platform
  • You actively participate in the planning and estimation of tasks
  • You participate in stand-ups, sprint demos and retrospectives

We look for

A colleague with a talent for taking it on and making it happen, enthusiasm for helping others to be successful and a knack for always being a step ahead. In other words, you strive to bring fresh ideas to life and embrace challenges in a fast changing and complex environment. You are a naturally collaborative person who listens and invests in others to achieve common goals. You love to challenge the status quo and are eager to propose creative solutions to problems.

As a development engineer for Financial Markets, you will need to:

  • be educated in computer software engineering
  • have a solid experience as a full-stack Java developer :
  • Java Swing : components, multi-threading, listeners …
  • SQL programming : syntax, objects utilisation and optimisation
  • show a real interest in the Financial Market domain and eager to learn more
  • be customer focused and a team player – One Team for The Customer
  • adhere to the agile philosophy and the DevOps concept
  • have strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • have a proven knowledge of Continuous Delivery using GIT, Jenkins and Artifactory
  • have used English as a main language in a working environment

And ideally, you

  • have been working with Financial Markets and acquired a good knowledge of equity option trading
  • have an excellent written and spoken knowledge of either French or Dutch
  • have working knowledge of C++ programming
  • have knowledge of service-based architecture in OSGi
  • have worked with Market Data Providers APIs (Reuters – RFA, Bloomberg – B-Pipe)

We offer you

A clear purpose, a unique offer and a range of flexible compensation and other benefits:

  • Personal growth & challenging work with endless opportunities to realise your ambitions
  • An informal, dynamic environment with innovative colleagues supporting your endeavours
  • A progressive and agile way of working, where new ideas are valued ahead of convention

Furthermore, within the Financial Markets department, you can count on a range of opportunities to invest in your personal and professional growth with :

  • fast learning of the domain by working directly with the end users
  • the possibility to participate in courses and trainings tailored to the domain
  • internal mobility encouraged within the tribe
  • challenging projects & a steep learning curve
  • personal coaching from Agile Coaches

We redefine banking. What about you?

There has never been a more interesting time to work at ING. We’re on a journey that’s centred around our customers, powered by technology and driven by smart, determined people. Our customers feel our people are empowering them to stay a step ahead in life and in business. We’re proud of that!