WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO
IMC is a leading global market maker, using algorithmic trading and advanced technology to buy and sell securities on multiple trading venues worldwide.
We provide liquidity to the financial markets, driving efficiencies for buyers and sellers.
Founded in 1989, we are an ambitious, innovative company and identified early on the importance technology would play in the fast-paced evolution of trading.
This entrepreneurial spirit still drives us today and can be found in all of our offices around the world.
We now operate globally from offices in Europe, the US and Asia Pacific. Our employees work closely together in multidisciplinary teams, making our success possible.
Technology - At IMC, technology is not a department, it is at the heart of everything we do. Our technologists push the limits of possibility, and then look beyond.
In our fast-paced environment, short feedback loops mean projects worked on in the morning can enter production the next day.
Trading Although our traders come from many backgrounds they all have one thing in common : they are at their best solving complex problems.
Their insight into global events, market shifts and pricing ensure we are trading in the right place, at the right time.
Business Support - Around the world, IMC’s business support teams are essential for sustaining our success. In our dynamic environment, we have many exciting challenges and multidisciplinary opportunities to shape our operations and make a real impact.
Our employees are our greatest asset so we give them lots of responsibility and the support they need to make a difference.
Our flat structure fosters a culture of openness and collaboration, encouraging the sharing of ideas and knowledge. It makes no difference if you have been with us for three days or three years, the best idea wins.
While we work hard, we also have a lot of fun; whether solving complex challenges or in team building, leisure and sporting activities.
IMC also enables its employees to contribute towards a better society through our foundation.
FRONT-END DEVELOPMENT AT IMC
As Front-end Developer at IMC, you will build and maintain useable responsive applications to support critical decision-making in a highly complex and fast-paced environment.
Technology is at the heart of everything we do and data is the lifeblood of our organisation. Ensuring our employees have easy and intuitive access to that data, in an actionable way, is vital to our success.
You will be involved in every step of the process of defining our Front-end technology stack, building our UI framework, and designing user-friendly solutions that allow us to constantly monitor our risk and help us make better and faster decisions than our competitors.
Some of the things you’ll work on :
Defining and developing our Front-end technology stack with React at its core
Building a global risk platform to support daily trading decisions in each of our offices
Designing fully responsive web applications for our Traders and Engineers
Creating smooth, modern and future-proof front-ends for a wide range of our proprietary systems and applications
WHAT MAKES IT FUN?
You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team where you will be the expert on all things front-end and get to take full ownership of the user experience.
Smooth and intuitive access to information and user friendliness are becoming increasingly important to realizing our ambitious goals, globally.
Your impact will be felt, and seen, throughout our entire organization.
We operate at the bleeding edge of technology. If something new can potentially bring an advantage we will actively invest in developing and utilizing the solution.
One of the most fun aspects of the job is that you get to work closely with internal stakeholders from different departments and see many different parts of our organization.
The landscape is always changing, creating new and exciting challenges. What we focus on today is very different from what we focused on two years ago.
We really believe in sharing knowledge and technology between the different offices. Much of our technology stack is shared globally between our offices, and we provide opportunities for personal growth and to assist where it has the biggest impact.
Working at IMC is a great way to gain exposure to and learn about financial markets and technology. We know from experience that a lot of people really enjoy learning about a field beyond their immediate area of expertise, it’s one of the things that makes this job more interesting than others.
We employ a broad range of people with varying backgrounds. What they have in common is their superior technical expertise, their extraordinary smarts and their collaborative approach.
WHO YOU ARE
3+ years of experience developing front-end applications
2+ years of experience with React
Strong TypeScript development skills
Experience with UI / UX design
Experience with unit testing, integration and end-to-end testing
Solid understanding of API’s and REST framework
Experience with CI / CD tools such as TeamCity, Azure DevOps, Gitlab-CI or Jenkins
Experience with running code in containerized environments is a plus, especially Docker and Kubernetes