Posted 24 days ago

Software Engineer Java - Trading Systems

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

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

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

You could be progressing your career at a global trading firm where you can apply and develop your skills working on complex and interesting Front Office trading systems.

As a 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 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 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
  • Ideally you will have experience within a financial / trading systems environment if not, experience with large scale distributed systems

Salary & benefits:

As a Software Engineer / Developer 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 to find out more about this Software Engineer / Developer (Java Mathematics Front Office) opportunity.

Ref: BB/19116/G/KS/050123_1672906481

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