Posted 18 days ago

Software Engineer Java Low Latency

London, Greater London | £85,000 - £100,000 per yearManaged by: Java Team

Software Engineer / Developer Java *Hybrid WFH* to £100k+

Are you a highly skilled Software Engineer / Developer with Java and low latency experience?

You could be progressing your career at a global Investment Bank; you will join a small, highly talented Agile team of software engineers 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.

Your day to day:

As a Software Engineer / Developer you will design and develop Java based Front Office trading systems. You'll work across the full development lifecycle, liaising with 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.

There's a range of technical challenges; you'll be focussing on low latency system optimisation.

WFH Policy:

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 or twice a week.


  • You have strong core Java development skills including concurrency and multi-threading
  • 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
  • You also 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

Salary & benefits:

As a Software Engineer / Developer you can expect to earn a highly competitive salary (to £100k) plus significant bonus and benefits package including pension, healthcare, life assurance and much more.

Apply now to discover more about this Software Engineer / Developer (Low Latency Java) opportunity.

Ref: BB/19486/B/KS/211122_1669021229

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