Java Developer Asset Management Firm (AWS, Python)

Up to £60000 per annum

American Asset Management Firm seeks a Java/Python Developer for a permanent position paying up to £60,000 with bonus, working on their ETF platform based in London.

You will have the opportunity to learn the core of how the global investment industry and ETF primary market trading works while working with complex and modern technologies in a truly global organization. You will also have the opportunity to work closely with portfolio managers and ETF specialists within ETF business.

The ideal candidate will have strong experience of coding within Test Driven Development. They are willing to accept candidates from outside of the Financial sector.

Key Technical Skills

  • Java/Junit/Python/pyTest/unitTest
  • BDD, or any automated testing experience
  • pySpark
  • SQL/ NoSQL Databases
  • Git / BitBucket
  • Glue ETL

Any of the below would be advantageous:

  • AWS core services: EC2, S3, Dynamo DB/ PostgreSQL/ Data Analytics/ML
  • Messaging
  • Continuous Integration with Bamboo
  • Automated deployment with Ansible

Key Functional Skills

  • Ability to analyze and solve complex problems
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to work toward aggressive timelines
  • Experience working in Agile
  • Investment Management knowledge is preferable
  • Previous quantitative or technical role working on or with a trading desk (irrespective of asset class)

Qualifications

  • Undergrad degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering and, or any related field
  • Proficiency in an object oriented or functional paradigm such Java, Python
  • Interest in the investment management industry is a must

Special factors

  • The company is not looking to provide sponsorship for this position

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

 

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