Careers

Jordan & Jordan's recruiters work with client firms to ensure that their staffing needs are satisfied.

 


Working at Jordan & Jordan

Jordan & Jordan is committed to be widely recognized as the "Go To" firm for practical, insightful solutions to business, process and technology challenges related to the securities industry. Jordan & Jordan is an equal opportunity firm. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

We are looking for candidates that share our corporate values which are as follows:

  • All of our interactions demonstrate integrity and professionalism.
  • By striving to exceed customer expectations, we are committed to deepening our relationships with current customers and growing our client base.
  • We are dedicated to creating a professional environment that promotes learning and growth recognizing that the quality, motivation and performance of our employees are the key factors in achieving our success.
  • We believe in the importance of participating in industry initiatives and value the insight of our colleagues across the industry.

 


Executive Search

Whether our clients are seeking to fill positions with full-time employees, or to staff temporarily with consultants, our goal is to present candidates with demonstrated knowledge and experience. We are unique in that we focus on the financial services industry, with an emphasis on filling management, product, technology and market data positions. This focus, which is consistent across all of our practices, provides us with the rare opportunity to interact with the industry's finest professionals and develop relationships based on industry and firm-specific knowledge. We are able to apply that learning to our recruiting practice where we seek to find the right fit for both client and candidate based on skill set, corporate culture, and interpersonal interaction. The strength of our client relationships and our rigorous screening process ensures superior client satisfaction.

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Open Positions

Jordan & Jordan has open positions both internally and at our client firms. We welcome financial technology professionals to submit resumes to be included in our database. To apply for a position, click “Apply”.

 

Financial Technology Intern 2020-05

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Start Date Immediately
Location Remote/New York, NY
Openings Multiple
  Jordan & Jordan (J&J) is offering 2020 College Graduates and recently Discharged Veterans an opportunity to be part of a J&J Internship working at a FinTech company in the Capital Markets sector. The Internship provides the opportunity to receive industry experience working on active projects, attending industry meetings/webinars, and receiving a hands-on industry education through job shadowing, online training and attending industry events.  The internship program is planned to be a 12-week paid program and will be approximately 24hrs / week for entry level candidates interested in learning and attaining a job in the securities industry.   
Responsibilities
  • Assist J&J in any of the following areas: Market Data, Regulatory Compliance, Consulting, Technology, Marketing, Sales
  • Attend Industry Solutions Meetings: Financial Information Forum (FIF), FIX Trading Community, RIXML, FISD and others
  • Participate in all company Teams and Zoom meetings
Requirements
  • Possess a degree from the 2020 graduation class or be a recently discharged Military Veteran
  • Desire to work in the Securities Industry either with Broker Dealer, Exchange, Asset Manager, Hedge Fund, Vendor or Consultant to the industry
  • Technology support skills required: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SQL
  • Any software development or web development skills is an advantage for certain positions 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • Ability to multi-task and meet identified deadlines 
  • BA or BS required, Finance or Computer Science major preferred
  • Legally authorized to work in the US
  • Prefer NY/NJ/CT based applicants commutable to NYC – initially internship will be remote but when NYC returns to business as usual, the internship will be based in the NYC office

.Net Core Developer 2020-05

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Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is seeking a motivated individual to join our development team as a .Net Core Developer focused on enhancing a Trade Surveillance /Regulatory Reporting System for our clients in the securities industry.  Previous experience working on trading, trade surveillance or order entry systems preferred.
 

Requirements
  • 3-5 years software development experience – at least 3 years working in a professional environment as a C# developer
  • Analyze, design, develop, test, debug, and support complex systems
  • Proactively recognizing system deficiencies and recommending programming solutions
  • Well versed in relational databases, both designing and querying
  • Experience using Git required
  • Experience with Vue.JS, big data technologies like Hadoop and caching databases such as Redis a plus
  • Prior experience in architecture decisions is a plus
  • Strong analytical abilities
  • Exceptional communication and teamwork skills
  • Commitment to implementing and practicing effective development processes
  • Previous experience working on trading systems preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree required (Computer Science is preferred)

Software Developer 2020-04

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Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is seeking a self-motivated individual to join our team as a programmer focused on the development of a Market Data Reporting Systems for our clients in the financial securities industry. Candidates must have experience developing software for web and Microsoft Windows environments.
Responsibilities
  • Delivering solutions for next-generation market data infrastructure
  • Proactively recognizing system deficiencies and recommending programming solutions
  • Modifying existing applications when required
  • Reporting market data system performance metrics for current and new systems
  • Understanding current functionality of existing market data software components and providing improvements of these systems
Requirements
  • 1-3 years software development experience - working knowledge of C# coding with MS Visual Studio, .NET Framework and MVC 4 or above
  • Experience with source code version control systems such as Git
  • Familiarity with XML and JSON formats and schemas
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodology
  • Thorough understanding of fundamental computer science concepts such as data structures, algorithms and complexity analysis
  • Strong analytical abilities
  • Knowledge of SQL a plus
  • Exceptional communication and teamwork skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and a drive to succeed
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science is preferred) 

Market Data Reporting Analyst 2020-02

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Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is expanding their Market Data team with the addition of a Market Data Reporting Analyst.  This is an excellent opportunity for a client focused data professional who is interested in growing their career in market data where personal growth in an intellectually challenging environment would be achieved.   This role combines market data usage, technology, compliance and customer facing.
Responsibilities
  • Liaise between MDR clients and the various exchanges/vendors; proactively investigate changing policies/procedures and analyze the impact of future changes on the system 
  • Facilitate the reporting process for all MDR Clients while monitoring for inconsistencies or significant variances 
  • Interact with clients regarding MDR specific questions, requests, and/or issues
  • Oversee client relationship management, main point of contact for all client communications
  • Report usage to respective exchanges and third parties based on applicable reporting policies including netting and role-based waivers
  • Review submitted reporting for discrepancies 
  • Interact with licensing team to ensure technology solutions are consistent with changing regulations
  • Manage two market data analysts – ensuring business as usual processing 
  • Handle client MISU and quote meter audits
  • Attend all market data meetings /conference calls and provide product information 
  • Keep Market Data team informed of client feedback to aid in enhancing or adjusting product features
  • Provide J&J technology team with client reporting rules for product modifications
  • Participate in proof of concept roll out with new clients ensuring client needs are accommodated 
Requirements
  • 2 to 5 years’ experience in market data role, preferably at a financial services firm 
  • Knowledge of market data trading flow, vendors data and exchanges 
  • Market data inventory management experience - MDM or FITS
  • Technology skills required: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SQL
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • Tenacity to work well under pressure 
  • Ability to multi-task and meet identified deadlines 
  • Bachelors’ degree 

Regulatory Operations Manager 2020-01

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Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan’s Compliance Practice is looking to hire a Regulatory Operations Manager who has handled regulatory compliance-based technology initiatives at an investment bank or brokerage firm.  Ideal candidate has previous experience managing projects that focused on implementing or upgrading systems in response to transaction reporting regulations such as EBS, OATS or CAT.  Thought leader who has a strong business understanding with the ability to communicate technology changes to the development team.
 

Requirements
  • Knowledge of transaction reporting regulations, in particular OATS and CAT.
  • Ability to collaborate with developers to ensure the technical work is aligned with business/functional requirements.
  • Understand the technological impact of regulatory change pursuant to SEC, FINRA, and CFTC rules & regulations
  • Proactive, self-started who understands the importance of meeting deadlines
  • Knowledge of prevailing trends in market structure, US equity trading, FIX protocol, and routing/order-placement strategies.
  • Strong capabilities for using MS Office tools such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Proven experience in writing complex SQL queries
  • Bachelor's degree required

Business Analyst, Trading Systems 2020-01

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Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is hiring a Business Analyst who has worked on compliance-based technology projects.  This candidate will be focused on assisting our clients with CAT implementations.  Ideal candidate will have experience creating core project documentation including business requirements and functional requirements.  Ability to conduct data mapping and analyze data feeds for reporting purposes.   Prior experience with reporting regulations such as EBS, OATS or CAT preferred.
 

Requirements
  • Ability to conduct data mapping and analyse data feeds for reporting purposes. Create Business/Functional Requirements Documents (BRD/FRD).
  • Knowledge of transaction reporting regulations, in particular OATS and CAT.
  • Proven experience in writing complex SQL queries
  • Ability to collaborate with developers to ensure the technical work is aligned with business/functional requirements.
  • Strong capabilities for using MS Office tools such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of prevailing trends in market structure, US equity trading, FIX protocol, and routing/order-placement strategies.
  • Bachelor's degree required