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Chicago, Illinois - $185-195K + Bonus Full Time Posted by: Request Technology Posted: Friday, 11 June 2021
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*We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full time role*

A prestigious company is on the search for a Principal, Software Engineering. This person must have capital markets experience and have 10+ years of development experience. This person needs to have experience with Flink, Kafka, Kubernetes, Java, Python, Object Oriented Design, Agile, Scrum, Kanban.


  • Collaborating with others to deliver complex projects which may involve multiple systems.
  • Continuously thinking about the next steps while improving yourself and others around you.
  • Developing solutions to complex technical challenges while coding, testing, troubleshooting, debugging, and documenting the systems you develop.
  • Recommending technologies and tools that improve the efficiency and quality of client's systems and development processes.
  • Optimizing application performance through analysis, code refactoring, and system tuning.


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Work experience in the capital markets, preferred.
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP
  • Excellent organizational and team collaboration skills
  • Adept at helping team members harness and develop strengths in pursuit of successful program outcomes
  • Java-based software development experience.
  • Experience with Flink, Kafka, and Kubernetes.
  • Fluent in object-oriented design, industry best practices, software patterns, and architecture principles.
  • Experience with continuous integration tools and techniques, automating processes, and writing scripts using Python and other languages.
  • Deep understanding of performance issues and multi-threaded development.
  • Proficient in the following types of testing: unit, integration, system, functional, non-functional, regression, performance, security, and acceptance.
  • Experience working with five or more of the following: web/mobile application development, Unix/Linux environments, event-driven systems, transaction processing systems, distributed and parallel systems, large software system development, security software development, public-cloud platforms.
  • Experience with continuous integration tools and techniques, automating processes, and writing scripts using Python and other languages.
  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 10+ years software development experience.
  • 4+ years of work experience in the capital markets industry, preferred.

Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
$185-195K + Bonus
Request Technology
Dillon Grooss 
6/11/2021 10:47:08 AM

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