KDB (Q/KDB ) Database Developer


Posted: 14/11/2016

  • Salary: GBP 400 per day - GBP 500 per day
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Reference: 9846664594

KDB (Q/KDB ) Database Developer

Our client, a Tier 1 investment banking group is seeking an experienced KDB Database Developer to join the team based in the London.

Main duties and purpose of the role:

  • Take responsibility for the system component design and build
  • Ensure developed code is fully tested through automated unit tests
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders
  • Adhere to SCB development practices
  • Manage application support handover to global teams
  • Maintain and enhance the code base after project go-live
  • Build relationships with fellow developments managers inside/outside FM, Infrastructure units etc.
  • Advocate delivery excellence, ensuring application release quality

Preferred experiences:

  • Q/KDB Experience
  • Experience with development in a Linux/Unix environment
  • Experience/ability to understand FX products and services.
  • Working understanding of SQL and simple DDL operations
  • C/C plus plus, Python, Statistical (Matlab, R).

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