IT & Digital

Tech Lead - Java - FX - Greenfield - Investment Banking

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    IT & Digital

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £150000 - £175000 per month + Benefits & Bonus

  • Contact email:

    hhorton@vertuspartners.com

  • Job ref:

    JFX/HH/111_1707130585

Tech Lead - Java - FX - Investment Banking

One of our banking clients is looking to hire an experienced Java Tech lead to work on a long term project within its FX business.

They are looking for an experienced Java Developer with previous experience in a leadership role to lead and assist in building out their FX Trading capability with a focus on developing execution strategies. The role will involve working on a greenfield project developing low latency Java applications, gathering requirements as well as working with the wider team to design, develop and implement solutions.

You will be a hands on Tech Lead managing a feature team aligned to FX products.

Prior experience in FX is ideal but not essential.

Candidates will require:

  • Strong Java Development background (including Java 8, JVM Tuning, Networking, Hash Maps).
  • Business knowledge around FX is highly advantagous
  • Experience building and developing high throughput, low-latency applications is a big plus
  • Strong multi-threading, concurrency and memory management
  • Good technical or scientific academic background in Computer Science, Maths, Physics etc