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Posted about 1 month ago

Backend Software Engineer Java - Trading

London, Greater London | £100,000 - £140,000 per yearManaged by: Java Team

Backend Software Engineer / Developer (Java Low Latency) *Hybrid WfH*. Global Investment Bank is seeking a skilled Backend Software Engineer with Front Office trading systems experience. You will join a small, highly talented Agile team of software developers responsible for the banks' FX trading platform. The global platform is relatively new and operates out of London, New York and Hong Kong; there are several upcoming projects mainly on trade booking services and a major upgrade of the Front Office trading system.

As a Backend Software Engineer you will take ownership and work directly with Front Office users and analysts to understand the business; develop to specifications; assist in coordinated testing and aid in the deployment and post deployment support of the solution developed. As you develop strong, interactive working relationships you will be an important participant in the commercial success of the business.

Following a remote interview process you'll be able to work from home most of the time, meeting up with colleagues in the London office around once a week / fortnight.

Requirements:
* You have strong core Java development skills
* You have experience of low latency, high throughput, globally distributed systems (doesn't have to be within finance e.g. games, telcos)
* You're an advocate of Agile development methodologies, TDD
* You have excellent communication and collaboration skills
* Ideally you will have experience with messaging technologies such as JMS, MQ, Tibco, 29West; have a good knowledge of Linux and have an understanding of Oracle or Sybase RDBMS

As a Backend Software Engineer / Developer you can expect to earn a highly competitive salary (to £140k) plus bonus and benefits package.

Apply now or call for a confidential discussion about this Backend Software Engineer / Developer (Java Low Latency) opportunity.

Ref: BB/16955/J/KS/170522_1652794108

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