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Java Developer - FX Trading

  • £100000 - £130000 per annum
  • London
  • Permanent
Senior Java Developer - Award winning FX trading (VP)
Salary: GBP 100,000 - GBP 130,000 per annum
On behalf of our esteemed client, a global leader in financial Servies, we are seeking a distinguished Senior Java Developer to join their award-winning Foreign Exchange (FX) Technology team.
Our client is at the cutting edge of electronic trading innovation and is looking for a top-tier problem solver to help maintain their leading position in the FX market.
About the Role: You will be part of a global team working on advanced technology that supports electronic Forwards trading. This dynamic role involves managing large-scale data, meeting strict performance requirements, and working with globally distributed infrastructure.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and enhance Java-based trading platforms
  • Optimize performance for latency-sensitive systems
  • Collaborate with quantitative research and trading teams
  • Implement scalable and fault-tolerant solutions
  • Contribute to cloud migration initiatives
The Ideal Candidate: FX experience is not required. Instead, our client values:
  • Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Strong communication abilities
  • Proficiency in core Java
  • Experience with multi-threaded applications
  • Knowledge of performance optimization techniques
  • Familiarity with test-driven development
Our client offers:
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Flexible hybrid working model
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Comprehensive health and life insurance
  • Attractive pension scheme
  • Various lifestyle benefits
This is a unique opportunity to work at the core of a major financial institution, driving innovation in one of the world's largest FX markets. Our client fosters a dynamic, collaborative environment where your skills and ideas can make a significant impact.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

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