Java Software Engineer III-Frontend React (CODE: CG) 9.20.22 @ HK Tech - Chicago, IL

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7 days ago

Java Software Engineer III-Frontend React (CODE: CG) 9.20.22

HK Tech - Chicago, IL

Our Trade Execution Systems team is looking for a talented frontend software engineer. We need someone skilled and experienced with React, Redux, Webpack, and all the related tools and libraries. Full stack experience in Java is a plus. The candidate should be capable of working with our analysts and internal customers to design and build web applications that handle complex business requirements. The candidate will also work with backend developers to design and document new APIs (REST and websocket).

Skills & Software Requirements:

  • Strong proficiency with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and React
  • Experience with React-related libraries such as Redux, and React Router
  • Experience setting up frontend development tools, including webpack, lint tools, etc.
  • Unit testing with Jest (or similar)
  • Experience with REST API design
  • Comfort with UI/UX design, and graphic design
  • Capable of designing web applications that handle large amounts of data
  • Comfort working with a large team using git, and bitbucket/stash/github or similar
  • Good understanding of automated build tools
Good to Have:

  • Full stack experience and skills in Java

Why would you want to join our team?

You will not be told how to do things, we expect you to work autonomously, prioritize your own work and think about the customers’ needs. We're redesigning the system to be a modern, scalable, high performance architecture. Creative new ideas are welcome, everybody who is interested can be involved in the decision-making process. You get to learn about a broad range of financial products. Everything you do directly affects the customers and is in use by thousands of people every day.

Some of our outstanding benefits:
15% annual bonus (except if hired in the 4th quarter of the year)
401k w/3% match
Pension Plan
Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
$15k per year in tuition assistance for Master's or Doctorate degrees
$10k per year in tuition assistance for Bachelor’s degrees or coursework building tech skills
23 PTO days a year
10 days of holiday pay
3x life insurance benefit

Positions are in Chicago.
We also do background checks (2 week time frame)
Visa transfers (6 week turn around)

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