Senior Software Engineer

Software Development


Interactive Brokers Software Service India ("IBSSI") is looking for senior software engineers with Java concentration with experience working in Unix/Linux environments to help make our customer-facing trading applications and back-end systems even better.


If you are proficient in developing front-end systems or corresponding back-end services for them, have solid programming experience, love the challenge of developing complex real-time solutions, and enjoy working in a dynamic environment with a strong team, then Interactive Brokers may be just the place for you. This job is heavily oriented toward designing, building and optimizing trading and back-office applications.

As an SSE, you’ll join a team of highly talented and motivated engineers who are passionate about their work. You'll design, test, deploy and maintain software solutions with complete ownership throughout this job.

IBSSI, a subsidiary of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: IBKR), is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 100 market centers in 26 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 657,000 trades per day*. IBG employees, are part of dynamic, multinational, fast paced, results oriented teams working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.



*Figures as of March 31, 2017. For more information about Interactive Brokers visit


  • Research, conceive and develop technology solutions to extend and improve IB's back-end applications.
  • Write server-side code for web-based applications, create robust high-volume production applications, and develop prototypes quickly.
  • Work in close collaboration with engineering team based in Greenwich US.
  • Collaborate on scalability issues involving access to massive amounts of data and information.
  • Provide technical and architectural leadership.


  • BE or equivalent degree in Computer Science or related technical field from a reputed institution.
  • 6-8 years of programming experience in C++ and/or Java, J2EE including minimum 4 yrs. of exp. in Java.
  • Very strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • A strong foundation in computer science, with competencies in data structures, algorithms, and OO design.
  • Knowledge of SQL, relational databases, and other data storage solutions.
  • Experience working in Unix/Linux environments.

Preferred qualifications

  • MTech or ME in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • Work experience in the Financial Services space (Brokerage / Capital markets / Investment Banking /Financial services).
  • Familiar with 1 or more scripting languages like Perl, Unix Shell, Awk, Python.
  • Strong ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and effectively.
  • Ability to perform under pressure in time-critical situations using sound judgment and professionalism.
  • Ability to integrate into and work well within a global team.



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