Java Developer Rates Algorithmic Trading Investment Bank

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DAN FISHER

My client a Global Leading Investment seek an experienced Java Developer to work as part of a small team working closely with a Quant Algo Rates business. Developing the firm’s platform globally and currently on a remote basis. The successful applicant will be required over time to gain a in depth understanding of the Rates business.

The role will involve some technical project work; however the primary focus will be working on day to day algo development. The ideal candidate will have some of the following skills and experience.

  • Experience building algo systems within Rates or other Front office algo functions.
  • Understanding of how to deliver an algo container to quant/trading teams.
  • Experience in bond and IRS dealer-to-dealer markets.
  • Experience of spreading between different venues & auto-hedging strategies.
  • Advanced Java (e.g. high performance, GC optimisation, concurrency etc.).
  • Object oriented design and development, design patterns.
  • Auxiliary development process skillset (GIT, Maven etc.)

This is a very exciting opportunity to be a key part of this growing strats/technology team building an electronic offering. You will be developing high performance execution components with trader automation as a core concept and will be working with a wider development team to ensure our solutions are cross-product and help consolidate existing functionality. For a full concise specification please apply as directed.

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

 

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