"The Software Engineer will be responsible for development support of the Globex trading applications, responding swiftly to production issues and customer inquiries during Chicagoâ€™s evening hours. The individual be familiar with all systems in the Globex trading platform, from order entry, match engine, market data and pricing systems, he/she will be able to troubleshoot issues, perform analysis and develop bug fixes and enhancements to these applications. The individual will use his strong core Java development experience to understand CMEâ€™s low-latency trading platformâ€™s application code, to be able to provide application failure recovery steps, and develop fixes and enhancements. Principal Accountabilities Work with functional development team; develop bug fixes and enhancements for trading applications, developed unit tests for the changes. Troubleshoot production issues with trading applications, perform analysis, and provide work around, work with operation team to recover from the production issue. Review architecture designs with development team on upcoming project releases Defines key metrics driving code optimization and leads discussion of code reviews; Manages environment build deployments, release notes and build notices; Reviews code to proactively identify and mitigate potential issues and defects as well as identify solution problems and issues outside code. Influences best practices development, contributing to process enhancements, and enforces best practices on project work. Essential Criteria Bachelor degree in computer science or Graduate degree in computer science equivalent in a technical field 5+ years of experience in core Java development experience including multi-threading and Spring framework knowledge 4+ years of experience in software development. Relational database knowledge Linux/Unix knowledge with basic scripting skills TCP/UDP Messaging application experience We OfferAs the worldâ€™s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group ( www.cmegroup.com ) is where the world comes to manage risk. Based in Chicago, with offices in New York, London, Singapore, Calgary, Houston, SÃ£o Paulo, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington D.C., our team of more than 2,500 employees has an impact on the global economy every day. The widest range of global benchmark futures and options available across all major asset classes; The most advanced trading technology; Industry-leading clearing and risk management capabilities; A relentless customer focus, serving leading investment and commercial banks, hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, asset managers, corporations and individual traders; and, A great place to work. With this strong foundation in place, we are looking to continue growing our business in both listed and over-the-counter markets. To support this growth, we are seeking highly motivated individuals to help foster our corporate culture and uphold our core values of leading with conviction and integrity, advancing the global economy, building lasting relationships and acting with ingenuity every day.We hope you will consider joining our world-class team."