Java Developer - Tier 1 investment Bank - Equity Risk Team

£45000 - £110000 per annum Bonus, Pensions, Health Care
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Software Developer - Tier 1 investment Bank - Equity Technology Team

This Investment Bank are investing heavily in the Equities Technology space as the business are performing very well, they have some specific hires to make in the area for bright software developers who are experienced in Java or Python and also candidates who desire to learn these languages.

The successful applicant be responsible for designing, writing, reviewing, testing and implementing a variety of scalable applications leveraging the latest firm wide technologies.You will be expected to implement and suggest best development practices/methodologies to deliver high quality software throughout the development stack.

As part of the team you will participate in green field projects to converge our sales and trading flows onto one strategic execution technology stack, as well as further globalizing this platform. You will work on all aspects of the project lifecycle from gathering requirements from regional and global sales & traders to implementing and deploying. You will also have the opportunity to drive our core technology build out with the goal of seamlessly handling ever-increasing order volumes from our clients.

The role requires strong analytical skills, communication skills, as well as excellent programming skills.

EXPERIENCE:

  • 2 years of experience in building applications in a commercial environment
  • A solid understanding of object orientated desk and programming skills (Java, Python, C , or other OO technology)
  • A good understanding of the principles behind test-driven development (TDD) with hands-on experience of unit testing
  • Proficient with databases systems; able to write and analyse complex queries with multi-table joins and aggregate functions
  • Able to analyse non-trivial interdependencies between systems and possess excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills with a history of user/team interaction
  • Interest or experience in financial services and trading businesses is expected

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

 

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