Integration Developer For IT Trading And Trade Operations

Artisan Partners Milwaukee , WI 53201

Posted 3 weeks ago

The Integration Developer for the Trading and Trade Operations Application Development team will be responsible for the support and integration of critical 3rd party systems as well as the design, development, testing and support of custom-built web applications. Support includes enhancements, fixes and day-to-day maintenance including collaboration with business partners and vendor contacts. This candidate will possess a skill set that drives business growth through creative implementation of technology.


The candidate can expect to:

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand and refine business requirements

  • Interpret business requirements and work with team and architects to design a solution

  • Ensure that projects meet business requirements and goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and identify and resolve systems issues

  • Design sophisticated integration protocols for new applications into existing solutions throughout the enterprise

  • Plan, execute and develop new features for custom business software and integration with vended solutions

  • Lead technical tasks for upgrades and enhancements to vended solutions and 3rd party integrations

  • Provide on-going technical and functional support for vendor applications

  • Test applications and assist with development of automated regression tests

  • Work collaboratively with team members in all aspects of the SDLC

  • Participate in system architecture design and tool set selection

  • Stay up to date on emerging technologies


The successful candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor's degree in CS or MIS or equivalent experience

  • At least 2 years of development experience with a proven track record of delivering high quality web applications

  • Trade Life Cycle business knowledge (or keen interest in gaining business knowledge)

  • Ability to maintain existing 3rd party and custom developed applications

  • Analytical mindset with strong attention to detail and focus on quality

  • Highly developed problem-solving and troubleshooting skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to efficiently articulate ideas, pass along information and lead requirements gathering sessions to a technical and non-technical business audience

  • A strong and proactive work ethic and the ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities while meeting demanding deadlines

  • Motivation to learn and influence change

  • Ability to resolve support requests that originate from both automated notifications and direct calls/emails from the business

  • Finance industry experience a plus

Technical Skills

The successful candidate will have experience with or exposure to:

  • Server-side OO development experience in Java, C#, or C++

  • Creating RESTful web services and XML messaging integration protocols

  • SQL experience

  • Maintenance of existing 3rd party and custom developed applications

  • Supporting an order management application or investment accounting system

  • Writing automated tests

  • ActiveBatch or other job scheduling system

  • Scripting languages (Perl, PowerShell, KSH)

Artisan Partners Limited Partnership is an equal opportunity employer. Artisan Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

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Integration Developer For IT Trading And Trade Operations

Artisan Partners