Java Developer - Front Office Trading - Investment Banking

Java Developer - Front Office Trading - Investment Banking

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT & Digital

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Jasmine Hussain

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    ASAP - 4 Weeks

  • Consultant:


Java Developer - Front Office Trading - Investment Banking

Our client, a Global Bank, is looking to hire an experienced Java Developer into its Front Office Trading team.

The role will involve working on re-engineering a best in class trade capture and order management system. The successful candidate will have a large development pipeline and be tasked with working with the users and business stakeholders to gather requirements, create workable designs and then co-ordinate and drive the development effort. There is a strong Agile approach to development through the use of TDD and BDD concepts; as well as Continuous Delivery and a strong preference to move towards Event Driven Architectures.

Candidates will need:

  • Expert core Java development background, including Java 8
  • Strong Agile Development background and experience with TDD/BDD concepts and testing frameworks
  • Strong OO, multi-threading, concurrency, garbage collection, data structures
  • Demonstrable experience working on and delivering large scale development projects
  • An Investment Banking background would be preferred but not essential
  • Strong communication skills and ability to add value in an Agile environment

This is a fantastic opportunity to get in to a Front Office technology team and make a significant contribution to a globally distributed trading system.