Posted 25 days ago

Backend Software Engineer Java - Trading Systems

London, Greater London | £65,000 - £75,000 per yearManaged by: Java Team

Backend Software Developer / Engineer (Java) *Hybrid WFH* to £75k

Do you have backend Java skills combined with financial systems experience?

You could be progressing your career at a City based trading firm where you can apply and develop your skills working on complex and interesting front office trading systems.

Your day to day:

As a Backend Software Developer 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 the City 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 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 Developer / Engineer you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £75k) plus a substantial bonus and benefits package including pension, healthcare, life assurance and more.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Backend Software Developer / Engineer (Java Mathematics Front Office) opportunity.

Ref: BB/19116/F/KS/141122_1668419294

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