- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at FlexTrade Systems Inc. full-time (less than an year)Pros
Get to meet and work with giants from the world of financial trading.
Flat organisational structure with great advancement opportunities for initial 2-3 years.
Transparent management policies and friendly senior staff.Cons
Client support in India tends to become really strenuous
Personal growth opportunities tend to decrease after 2-3 years. They are limited to more senior personnel and thus, advancement stops.
Technology advancement is at a relative standstillAdvice to ManagementAdvice
More importance to work-life balance
should allow employees to take on more responsibilities rather than limit them to senior personnelRecommendsPositive OutlookApproves of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied through college or university. The process took 2 days – interviewed at FlexTrade Systems Inc. in December 2013.Interview Details
An initial filtering of applicants. The selected applicants give a written test - programming + logic + aptitude. The students who clear the test are selected for the interview round. Number of rounds depend on the applicant. For me it was one whereas for one of the other people I know had to give 2 rounds. The interview rounds consist of questions from programming language - C++ or Java - and technical understanding of the language and its intricate nuances. The HR people are really friendly and try to test you on your skill rather than just your confidence.Interview Questions
Negotiation DetailsThe offer they made was very much within the range I had decided before going for the interview. As such I didn't negotiate and was happy with the offer.Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
- 3-4 questions actually. They were on the intricate nuances of the Java programming language. For e.g., they asked me a barrage of questions on operators and how each of them would function in some particular use. Another e.g., which Java feature would be more beneficial. Lastly, they asked me a question I got wrong on the test and asked to solve it on spot there itself. Answer Question
Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in broker-neutral algorithmic trading platforms and execution systems for equities, foreign exchange and listed derivatives.
A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that allowed clients to control and customize their proprietary algorithms while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies through a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform.
Change is the only constant in electronic trading. That's why FlexTrade is continuously upgrading its products and services and has...