SSUSA Job #642: PERL Software Engineer

Job Description






Our financial trading client is looking for a consultant to fill a Perl Software Developer position open in their  Parsippany NJ office. 



·         5+ years’ experience with BASH and/or PERL scripting

·         Knowledge of Ant and Maven

·         Knowledge of Jenkins

·         Experience in HP Client Automation Software (Radia) or another software distribution package


Their Development Engineers work on real-time software applications and system development, analyzing user requirement, designing, implementing, documenting, testing, and maintaining software products.

Build high-performance, scalable, robust server and desktop applications

Provide technical expertise to the development team

Work very closely with development groups, business liaison teams, operations staff, security group, data center staff and server administration groups on various activities related to application integration and system enhancements

Participate in application architecture and design review

Participate in development, testing, implementation, and support of various enhancements to the systems, services and technologies

Provide third level support on application integration issues

Assist in enhancing automation of various regular operational and administrative activities



 Ability to work well with others in a team-based environment experience in a fast-paced financial market data environment

 Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

 High motivation level and superior attention to detail

 Ability to finish projects on time with minimal supervision

 Ability to learn new technologies and tools

Technical Skills

 Knowledge of scripting languages BASH, PERL, and CGI

 Knowledge of Ant and Maven

 Knowledge of Jenkins

 Experienced in both UNIX/LINUX and Windows environments

 Experienced in HP Client Automation Software (Radia)

 Experienced in systems integration

 Strong problem detection, troubleshooting skills and analytical abilities

 Knowledge of Core Java a plus

 Experienced in writing distributed applications


Qualifications & Experience

 Bachelor’s degree in science and/or engineering

 Minimum of 5 years of solid experience in programming and systems analysis

 Minimum of 2 years of programming experience in financial industry, preferably in market data

 FX market knowledge highly desirable













Job Location
Parsippany, NJ

Position Type