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Contract Java Developer FX Algo Trading Investment Bank

£650 - £676 per day LTD Company
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DAN FISHER

Leading Global Investment Bank seeks an experienced Front Office Java Developer. Working as part of the firm’s global FX business led from London.
The team develop 3 work streams client distribution, price generation to algorithmic trading. Working on FX algorithms. Working on Market Data feeds such Bloomberg and other providers utilising FIX gateways. Some project work related to Smart Order Strategies and real time analytics.

Strong server-side Java development skills. Solid understanding of multi-threaded programming, low latency concepts, performance tuning, data structures and memory management. Other skills of note include Linux, Familiarity with FIX order flows. Front office banking experience / FX experience ideally.

Strong analytical skills. Ability to work directly with traders and business heads. Excellent Problem-solving skills. Excellent Opportunity to potential for a long-term engagement from contract to permanent.

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

 

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