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Java Developer - Microservices - Front Office - Banking

Job Title: Java Developer - Microservices - Front Office - Banking
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Start Date: ASAP - 4 Weeks
Duration: 6-12 Months
REF: JDMS/RR/3105_1496254926
Contact Name: Russell Rose
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Java Developer - Microservices - Front Office - Banking

Our client, an established City based Bank, is looking to hire an experienced Java Developer onto a long term re-engineering project within its Front Office business.

The business is currently going through the design and re-architecture of a front office FX and Fixed Income trading application and are looking to move to a Microservices based architecture; using Java 8, Linux and Spring Boot. They require an experienced developer to help design and build core server side and back end functionality for a pipeline of work likely to last for 2-3 years.

Candidates will need:

  • Expert Java engineering background (including Java 8)
  • Strong Micro Services experience (Spring Boot)
  • Strong multi-threading, concurrency, garbage collection
  • Strong TDD, and Unit and Integration Testing
  • Experience with Eureka, Zuul and Akka
  • Any experience with Kafka is highly beneficial
  • Demonstrable experience working on and delivering large scale development projects within a Front Office domain (ideally FX or Fixed Income but other front office experience would be sufficient

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a key role in the development of a large scale greenfield cutting edge development project.