FX Algo Java Developer


Posted: 15/08/2017

  • Salary: GBP 700 per day - GBP 800 per day
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Reference: FXJD

FX Algo Java Developer - Financial Services - ASAP

Rate: £700-£800 per day

Location: London

Duration: 6 Months

Currently working with a Global Financial Organisation to source and secure a FX Algo Java Developer based in London This opportunity will involve sitting on the trading floor working with quants and traders to develop and maintain algorithmic trading strategies.

Skills / Qualifications

The candidate must have the following skills and qualities:

  • Must have 5 years experience of working in Financial environment
  • Highly motivated to work directly with traders - must have front office experience
  • Strong Java development skills including experience with multi-threaded programming, performance optimization
  • Experience with smart order routing, trading, market data systems
  • Familiar with Fix order flow

The following experience would be desirable:

  • Experience of FX business
  • Experience of high-performance / low latency development
  • Proven ability to deliver front office systems

Key Words:

FX / algo / front office / low latency / java developer / smart order routing / algo trading / fix messaging / Smart Order Routing / SOR / streaming prices / market making / agency model / DMA / liquidity aggregator / low latency / auto hedging / iceberg / internal matching / EBS / Reuters / currenex / disruptor / smart trade

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.