Posted 6 days ago

Backend Software Engineer Java - Finance

Manchester, Greater Manchester | £90,000 - £110,000 per yearManaged by: CSR Full Stack

Backend Software Engineer / Developer *Manchester WFH* to £110k

Are you a Backend Software Engineer with financial systems experience seeking a new role where you can apply and develop your skills?

You could be joining a global trading firm, working on complex and interesting systems and progressing your career.

Your day to day:

As a Backend Software Engineer you will design and develop Pricing & Risk systems across multiple asset classes (Equities, FX, Commodities), creating and maintaining server side Java components which support a highly scalable, mission critical real-time financial trading platform.

You'll partner closely with Front Office users to address any issues, utilising your understanding of the nature of the trading floor business and the need to respond quickly and efficiently to issues that can (or have) caused business outage.

WFH Policy:

You'll join colleagues in an informal atmosphere in central Manchester with a good work / life balance, casual dress code, bright, spacious offices and a peaceful work environment with continued flexibility to work from home for 2 days a week.


  • You have strong core Java design and development skills
  • You're experienced within a financial / trading systems environment
  • You have experience of designing and building algorithms
  • You have a thorough understanding of computing fundamentals, object orientated programming, threading, concurrency and distributed systems
  • You have a good grasp of mathematics; strong problem solving and analytical abilities
  • You're collaborative with great communication skills

Salary & benefits:

As a Backend Software Engineer / Developer you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £110k) plus a substantial bonus and benefits package including:

  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Private Healthcare
  • Life assurance and Critical Illness cover
  • Employee assistance programme
  • and much more including retail discounts

Apply now to find out more about this Backend Software Engineer / Developer (Java) opportunity.

At Client Server we believe in a diverse workplace that allows people to play to their strengths and continually learn. We're an equal opportunities employer whose people come from all walks of life and will never discriminate based on race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The clients we work with share our values.

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