Broadridge Financial Solutions Web UI Lead in New York, New York

Broadridge is hiring!! We're seeking a Web UI lead to join our LTX team. LTX is a fintech startup, in stealth mode, incubated within Broadridge Financial Solutions, a global fintech company with a market cap of over $15B and a leader in fixed income technology. LTX's mission is to bring greater trading efficiency and instantaneous market intelligence to complex financial marketplaces. This activity will introduce an innovative machine learning framework, drawing on our unparalleled pool of transaction history, that will power the way illiquid fixed income securities are transacted in the future.

Led by a group of successful fintech innovators, LTX is now putting together a top-tier development team to build an entirely new next-generation multi-asset trading platform. If you are highly talented with a passion and drive for both technology and financial markets, you should consider joining the LTX team. You will help craft the next generation of global financial markets.

Responsibilities:

  • You will focus on visual appeal, responsiveness, performance and usability

  • Participate in product design and provide input on usability early in the design phase

  • Produce prototypes to solicit real user feedback, utilize feedback to evolve the product iteratively

  • You'll build reusable UI elements including trading grids, dialogs and screen navigation widgets

  • Build or adapt JavaScript frameworks for real-time browser connectivity, data parsing, error handling, message passing, etc.

  • Ensure all elements of the client code are covered by automated tests

Qualifications:

  • Ability to deliver excellent User Experiences (UX) and responsive User Interfaces (UI) across multiple browsers

  • Deep understanding of the internals of Web protocols: TCP, HTTP, Websockets and REST

  • Solid grasp of object-oriented design and programming

  • You should have experience in troubleshooting and debugging JavaScript applications in multiple browsers.

  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and functional programming

  • Experience with one or more modern JavaScript ""frameworks"" (React, Backbone/Marionette, Angular or Ember)

  • Proficiency developing asynchronous code using Ajax/Websockets and promises

  • Passion for programming is a requirement

  • Trading systems experience is a plus

  • Education and/or experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science

  • Meaningful contributions to open source projects or interesting code on GitHub

  • Experience with Node.js

  • Working knowledge of Linux, Amazon AWS EC2/S3/RDS

  • Deep sense of pride for your team to succeed

  • Knowledge of how to optimize code for performance and memory usage

  • Ability to solution prior writing code

  • Belief that coding is something creative and possess a desire to write "beautiful" code

  • Problem-solving attitude and practice of being proactive"

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