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Java Developer - Data Store - Investment Banking

Job Title: Java Developer - Data Store - Investment Banking
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Start Date: ASAP - 4 Weeks
REF: TDS/JH/05/09_1567687864
Contact Name: Jasmine Hussain
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

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

The role will involve working on a large scale data store, which is used by the front office to access trading data. There is a large pipeline of work re-engineering large aspects of the platform, making it more robust and scalable and developing new features while maintaining the existing data solution. They are using a modern tech stack and will offer the opportunity to pick up skills in Microservices, Docker, Kubernetes as well as moving into the Cloud in the coming months. They work to a strong Agile methodology, so you will be responsible for maintaining and improving development quality through TDD and BDD concepts.

Candidates will need:

  • Expert Core Java development background
  • Strong multi-threading, skills
  • Demonstrable experience working on distributed systems
  • A Financial Services background
  • Strong Agile Development background and experience with TDD/BDD concepts and testing skills (Junit / Mockito / Cucumber)
  • Strong communication skills and ability to add value in an Agile environment
  • Any experience with MicroServices, Containers (Docker), Kubernetes and Cloud would be beneficial but not essential

This is a fantastic to get in to a challenging development role, working on a large scale, complex Data System and making a contribution to one of the core aspects of the bank's infrastructure.