Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: IBKR) is an automated electronic broker in equities, options, futures, bonds and foreign exchange around the world.
With over $15 billion in market capitalization, IBKR trades 9% of the listed equity options volume worldwide, executing, clearing, settling and accounting for over one million trades per day.
Interactive Brokers ("IB") is the largest U.S. broker, measured by trades, offering direct-access electronic trade execution and clearing for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. IB serves more than 370 thousand customers in trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world. The firm leverages highly automated systems it builds for all aspects of its business to maintain a low cost base as the business expands.
Through its Client Services division, IB offers 24-hour weekday customer service via regional centers located through-out America, Europe and Asia. Our Client Services Development Group's responsibility is to develop and improve our brokerage-customer interaction applications, middle-tier servers, and related internal web and non-web applications.
Our software will enable our customers and customer service departments to interact efficiently. With the changing face of the Trading World (both in terms of rules, regulations, new products and markets) we need to make sure that we as a Broker are able to provide our customers with the most up to date information that may affect their Portfolios and trading strategies. The changing environment also requires us to build tools that will help our Customer Service departments to act efficiently to protect both the interest of our customers and ourselves as a Broker.
This position will be critical to the growth of our brokerage customer relationship business model. It is also an opportunity to develop a broad understanding of brokerage activities as well as to extend expertise in developing large-scale and real-time database systems. Duties for this position will include the analysis, design, development (full development life cycle), and support of Core Java / J2EE applications. We require a person that is highly motivated, independent, analytical and adept at solving complex problems.
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