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Java Calypso - Contract



  • A level grades in numerical subjects and a 1st or 2:1 class degree from a top institution/university
  • Strong technical background in Computer Science
  • Able to apply creative thinking, innovation and problem-solving skills under pressure
  • Experience with high quality current software development practices with agile development, unit testing, continuous integration and release procedures


  • Strong experience of the Calypso application (preferred area, Front Office)
  • Experience writing customised code against the Calypso application
  • Product knowledge of the life cycle of exchange traded instruments (e.g. Futures, Equities, Bonds) and OTC products including FX, Rates, Swaps and Credit
  • Good knowledge of a working environment of a bank / hedge fund
  • Business analysis experience in a bank or hedge fund
  • Hands on experience working with Java , Calypso API and Oracle

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


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