This job is no longer available.
You can view related vacancies or set-up an email alert notification when similar jobs are added to the website using the buttons below.

JAVA Engineers- Jnr-Snr- Edinburgh/London-PERM

image

PLEASE CONTACT

ZANE PRIEKULE

McGregor Boyall is super proud to be representing a very successful FinTech start-up firm that is looking for skilled Java Engineers to join their collaborative teams in Edinburgh and London.

Are you feeling that you don’t have enough technical authority and you would like to work more autonomously? This environment will allow you to “spread your wings” and test the technology without someone looking over your shoulder.

You should be able to demonstrate your exceptional problem-solving skills and in-depth knowledge of Java technical stack throughout the full software development lifecycle.

The company is very fast-expanding, therefore, your career growth potential in uncapped- do you see yourself as a Technical Team Leader or maybe a DevOps consultant? This opportunity will be able to provide you with the right steps for you!

To qualify for these roles, you will have to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

  • 2+ years commercial experience with Java (we use Java 8 right now)
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills (be prepared to give examples)
  • Knowledge and/or experience working on the full software development lifecycle
  • Ideally, you will have a knowledge and/or experience with APIs and Cloud products such as AWS
  • You thoroughly understand DevOps processes and are working according to them
  • You are a quick learner (what was the last thing you learned?)

If this has sparked an interest for you, please click APPLY or send me your most up to date CV to zpriekule@mcgregor-boyall.com

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

 

To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs, a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.

MORE JOBS LIKE THIS
MORE JOBS LIKE THIS
  • Interim - Legal, Governance and Co-Sec Officer
    £450 - £520 per day Holiday etc
    • Support the wider legal team acoss broad governance and regulatory areas including documentation and regulatory reform.
    • Provide corporate affairs support for Board and Board committees including, training, support for and coordinate with directors and other committee members, prepare agendas and papers and prepare minutes, ensuring that all such papers are accurate and effective and produced within required time frames.
    • Perform the functions of assistant company secretary for applicable subsidiaries.
    • Ensure completion and submission of periodic and ad hoc filings with applicable corporate authorities in a timely and accurate manner.
    • Contribute to the maintenance of the corporate governance framework and corporate affairs operating model for the EMEA region (including procedures and documentation).
    • Update and maintain constitutional documents and assist in corporate approvals and actions.
    • Contribute to the development and maintenance of an integrated and streamlined governance framework and process for policies

    Individual:

    • Qualified lawyer with corporate experience and deep familiarity with UK corporate governance practice. Experience of advising financial services firms.
    • Strong drafting skills in board and committee papers and minute taking and policies and procedures.
    • Qualified lawyer with 3 – 6 years PQE.

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

  • Senior Front End Developer
    Negotiable

    Senior Javascript Developer

    McGregor Boyall has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Front End Javascript Developer to join a growing global financial services organization who lead the way in technological innovation, and have their epicenter of technology based in their flagship Glasgow office.

    You will join a fast-paced and growing team working on a crucial platform which supports applications across the building globally. This platform is undergoing a greenfield redevelopment and the team prides themself on using a "best in breed" technology stack.

    You will take on a senior role within the team with direct input to design decisions, mentoring more junior members of the team and owning pieces of development and delivery.

    Experience Required:

    • Extensive front-end development experience using Javascript
    • React experience is preferred but Angular can also be considered
    • Typescript
    • Technical leadership and design exposure

    For more information or to apply please send your CV to lburrows@mcgregor-boyall.com or contact Lorna Burrows on 0141 212 2393

    McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

  • Tripwire Monitoring Manager
    £65000 - £70000 per annum Bonus & Pension

    Tripwire subject matter expert required to be primary contact for all aspects of the Tripwire solution within a leading global financial services organisation. You will come with advanced levels of knowledge of the Tripwire tool and associated change monitoring best practices.

    The Tripwire Monitoring Manager will be responsible for maintaining Tripwire rules, tasks, actions, and the implementation of Tripwire audit policies. Working with regional and global product owners, the Tripwire Monitoring Manager will ensure all Tripwire configuration is completed for new and upgraded systems, including Application, Operating System, Database and Web among others.

    The Tripwire Monitoring Manager will work very closely with the change management team to ensure Tripwire tool configuration aligns with change related processes and tools, and project delivery teams to ensure Tripwire configuration requirements are managed accordingly.

    The Tripwire Monitoring Manager will be technically competent across a range of IT components such as Windows and SQL server. We also welcome applications from candidates who have had exposure to other monitoring tools from the IBM suite such as IBM Tivoli Monitoring or IBM netcool.

    The Tripwire Monitoring Manager will be a first class communicator, comfortable working with c-level stakeholders across complex technical environments.

    Candidates educated to degree level in computer science or engineering related disciplines are of high interest along with job seekers who have relevant Network Security related certifications.

    For a more detailed job description please contact Neil Morgan at McGregor Boyall.

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


This job has now been filled but you may be interested in:

 

Digital Payments Java Developers various levels Banking

SAVE
Bonus Benefits

McGregor Boyall are working with a Global Bank who are looking for multiple Senior Java Developers to join a exciting project building the firms greenfield digital platform in London. The current project focus is in the digital payments stream. Successful candidates will be working on a modern tech stack with no legacy code including Java11 , AWS, JVM, Kotlin and Scala and posses experience of working on digital high volume payments gateways (ideally from a digital retail banking or fiance background) BACS, Event Driven Payments.

Required skills:

  • Extensive Core Java background. Frequent usage of JVM, Spring, Reactive Streams, Threads and Annotation Processors is a benefit.
  • Experience with streaming API’s a benefit and supporting large scale API versioning with backward compatibility.
  • Spring – Expert-level implementation skills with the Core Spring Framework and including other sub-projects like Spring Security, Spring data Cassandra Spring Apache Kafka
  • Preference for advanced experience with Apache Kafka
  • Experience with containers and deployment (Dockers / Kubernetes as an example)
  • General – Comfortable in more than one programming language and have a firm grasp of fundamental web/internet technologies.
  • TDD – Must have practical experience with unit testing including deep understanding of Mock Testing Frameworks like EasyMock or Mockito.
  • ATDD – Experience with Acceptance Test Driven Development

Various levels of experience required in this project. Please do send your CV for a confidential conversation.

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

Java Pricing Developer - eTrading - Investment Bank

SAVE
£100000 - £140000 per annum Bonus Benefits Pension

Tier 1 Investment Bank is seeking a Java E-Trading Pricing Developer with strong multithreading skills to join their Global markets division, covering FX and Fixed Income asset classes following their strats model.

This is a very exciting opportunity to be a key part of this growing strats team, building an electronic offering and working closely with the stakeholders of the business. You will be developing high performance E-Trading components with trader automation as a core concept and will be working with a wider development team to ensure solutions are cross-product and help consolidate existing functionality. This strats team are using a modern tech stack of Java11 and moving onto an AWS architecture. Flexible/home working offered.

Key skills and experience required:

  • Expert level Java and Multi-threading knowledge and experience.
  • Expertise in IRS pricing, analytics, yield curves.
  • Strong experience in Fixed Income Trading systems.
  • Exposure working in an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Object oriented design and development, design patterns.
  • Credit business experience, comfortable with key business concepts.
  • Some exposure to Risk is desired

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

Java Pricing Developer - eTrading - Investment Bank

SAVE
£120000 - £140000 per annum Bonus Benefits Pension

Leading Tier 1 Investment Bank seeks a VP / Executive Director level hands on Java Developer. Leading the firms front office replacement and enhancement of the firms Rates pricing platform.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a growing strats team working as part of the business building an electronic offering. Developing high performance E-Trading components that interact directly with the firms clients.

The ideal candidate should have experience of Fixed Income electronic markets pricing platforms. Posses the ability to price yeild curves (IRD and or FX) and understand the complexity of trading such products.

You are client focused and are comfortable communicating with stakeholders across the bank. You are at home developing in a small self-organising team and value user feedback within an agile development process.

Java Development skills including Low Latency programming techniques.

Other technical skills:

  • Advanced Java (e.g. multi-threading, GC optimisation).
  • Experience in Fixed Income Trading systems.
  • Object oriented design and development, design patterns.
  • Auxiliary development process skillset (GIT, Maven etc.).
  • Test automation technologies (e.g. Robot framework).
  • Agile processes & practices e.g. Scrum.

Excellent Opportunity! Lots of project work working directly in the Front Office.

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

ED Java Pricing Developer Rates Fixed Income - Investment Bank

SAVE
£120000 - £140000 per annum Bonus Benefits Pension

Leading Tier 1 Investment Bank seeks a Executive Director level hands on Java Developer. Leading the firms front office replacement and enhancement of the firms Rates pricing platform.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a growing strats team working as part of the business building an electronic offering. Developing high performance E-Trading components that interact directly with the firms clients.

The ideal candidate should have experience of Fixed Income electronic markets pricing platforms. Posses the ability to price yeild curves (IRD and or FX) and understand the complexity of trading such products.

You are client focused and are comfortable communicating with stakeholders across the bank. You are at home developing in a small self-organising team and value user feedback within an agile development process.

Java Development skills including Low Latency programming techniques.

Other technical skills:

  • Advanced Java (e.g. multi-threading, GC optimisation).
  • Experience in Fixed Income Trading systems.
  • Object oriented design and development, design patterns.
  • Auxiliary development process skillset (GIT, Maven etc.).
  • Test automation technologies (e.g. Robot framework).
  • Agile processes & practices e.g. Scrum.

Excellent Opportunity! Lots of project work working directly in the Front Office.

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

ED Java Pricing Developer Rates Fixed Income - Investment Bank

SAVE
£120000 - £140000 per annum Bonus Benefits Pension

Leading Tier 1 Investment Bank seeks a Executive Director level hands on Java Developer. Leading the firms front office replacement and enhancement of the firms Rates pricing platform.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a growing strats team working as part of the business building an electronic offering. Developing high performance E-Trading components that interact directly with the firms clients.

The ideal candidate should have experience of Fixed Income electronic markets pricing platforms. Posses the ability to price yeild curves (IRD and or FX) and understand the complexity of trading such products.

You are client focused and are comfortable communicating with stakeholders across the bank. You are at home developing in a small self-organising team and value user feedback within an agile development process.

Java Development skills including Low Latency programming techniques.

Other technical skills:

  • Advanced Java (e.g. multi-threading, GC optimisation).
  • Experience in Fixed Income Trading systems.
  • Object oriented design and development, design patterns.
  • Auxiliary development process skillset (GIT, Maven etc.).
  • Test automation technologies (e.g. Robot framework).
  • Agile processes & practices e.g. Scrum.

Excellent Opportunity! Lots of project work working directly in the Front Office.

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

Senior Front End Developer

SAVE
Negotiable

Senior Javascript Developer

McGregor Boyall has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Front End Javascript Developer to join a growing global financial services organization who lead the way in technological innovation, and have their epicenter of technology based in their flagship Glasgow office.

You will join a fast-paced and growing team working on a crucial platform which supports applications across the building globally. This platform is undergoing a greenfield redevelopment and the team prides themself on using a "best in breed" technology stack.

You will take on a senior role within the team with direct input to design decisions, mentoring more junior members of the team and owning pieces of development and delivery.

Experience Required:

  • Extensive front-end development experience using Javascript
  • React experience is preferred but Angular can also be considered
  • Typescript
  • Technical leadership and design exposure

For more information or to apply please send your CV to lburrows@mcgregor-boyall.com or contact Lorna Burrows on 0141 212 2393

McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Java Developer

SAVE
Negotiable

Java Developer

McGregor Boyall has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Java Developer to join a growing financial services organization at the forefront of technology innovation on a permanent basis. This institution is renowned worldwide and known in the local market for their extremely high caliber of technical teams.

You will join a global team with a strong and experienced local team based in their flagship Glasgow office, and will work on solutions used across the business by various teams within Investment Banking. You will work on both greenfield and strategic redevelopment projects, all of which are rated business critical. You will work with technologies including Java 8, Spring boot microservices, Rest APIs, MQ, Cassandra and cloud technologies with the opportunity to work with cutting edge technologies like Hadoop, Spark etc.

Experience Required:

  • 3 years of commercial Java Development experience, with Java 8 and above
  • Spring Boot
  • Rest APIs, MQ
  • NoSQL databases – Cassandra
  • Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Cloud technologies
  • Hadoop, Spark

For more information or to apply please send your CV to lburrows@mcgregor-boyall.com or contact Lorna Burrows on 0141 212 2393

McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Principal Engineer (permanent) - City of London

SAVE
£85000 - £100000 per annum generous benefits bonus

An exciting permanent opportunity has arisen within a well known financial services firm based in the City of London. They are looking for a Principal engineer to help on a number of projects including supporting critical systems, to evolving data analytics and introducing a fully digital workplace.

All applicants must have a Principal Engineering (or something similar) background.

You also need experience of working with DevOps tools like Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Saltstack, cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or IBM Cloud and programming / scripting languages like Python, Java, C#.Net , Go, Ruby, Bash.

As this is a Principal Engineer position, day to day, you will be expected to -

  • Lead a team of senior engineers

  • build and upgrade of software platforms and services through automation and configuration management
  • Deliver the dev/ops toolchain required to support continuous delivery
  • Take responsibility for key Cloud technology vendor relationships
  • Manage technical issues, risks, audit and compliance obligations

If you have the following skills/experience and are interested in this position please apply -

Essential

  • Experience of leading highly technical teams (6 to 10x Engineers)

  • Experience with AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or IBM Cloud

  • Knowledge of DevOps tools like Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Saltstack

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) principles
  • Fluency in one or more programming or scripting languages, e.g. Python, Java, C#.Net , Go, Ruby, Bash
  • Knowledge of common databases, such as MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle
  • Knowledge of Linux platform

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

Java Low Latency Trading Engineer Buy Side - up to £140k bonus

SAVE
£80000 - £140000 per annum bonus

Java Low Latency Trading Engineer – Buy Side – up to £140k bonus

A leading and expanding London based buy side trading organisation are looking to add a strong Java Low Latency engineer to their industry leading workforce. Working directly for the desk you will be responsible for both the development of greenfield components and enhancement of existing multi-threaded low latency trading applications.

You will have the opportunity to learn about a variety of products, across multiple asset classes in partnership with industry leading Traders and Quants. They have a diverse range of talent within the team, coming from buy side, sell side and non-financial services!

The successful Java Engineer can expect to receive between £80k and £140k plus the potential of a very rewarding bonus and benefits package.

Requirements

  • Core Java Engineering background
  • Multi-threaded systems experience
  • Full SDLC experience
  • Experience or strong interest in financial products
  • Strong Academic Pedigree STEM

Full spec can be provided upon application

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

Quantitative Developer - Python/C /Java

SAVE
£100000 - £150000 per annum

Quant Developer – London – Front Office Trading

Salary: £100,000 - £150,000 Bonus Benefits

Python, Java, C , Quant

A world leading Investment Bank that specialise in multi-asset classes are seeking a Quant Developer to work on a Greenfield trader dashboard system across all areas of the business. This is an opportunity to join a leading investment bank who offer Greenfield projects and direct interaction with the business where technology and delivery is the heart of their success. This is a front office trading environment.

This is an opportunity to use your expertise in software delivery and utilise the best dev practices across front office utilising the full Python stack. You will need to have a deep working knowledge of the quantitative libraries and have good experience with using TDD and an Agile methodology. The systems that are required to be built need to be multi-tiered architecture, so experience with this is essential and experience with the latest threading and concurrent programming skills is a must.

Key requirements for this role are as follows:

  • At least 5 years commercial experience as a Quant Developer
  • Good knowledge of Python/C /Java
  • Previously worked within a front office environment
  • Passionate about working closely with the business

This role will give you the opportunity to work with thought leaders who promote a dynamic environment where software delivery is achieved to the highest standards with maximum rewards. They have a large budget for technology, promote bleeding edge technologies and will provide a clear career path.

Quant Developer – London – Front Office Trading

Salary: £100,000 - £150,000 Bonus Benefits

Python, Java, C , Quant

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

Java Developer - Asset Manager

SAVE
£65000 - £85000 per annum

Java Developer (Java, AWS, SQL)

Investment Management - City of London

Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 Benefits Bonus

McGregor Boyall has partnered with a globally renowned Investment Manager, they are seeking a Java Developer (Java, AWS, SQL) to help lead the development of a new and bespoke Front Office trading platform which needs to be built from scratch.

As a Java Developer (Java, AWS, SQL) you will be responsible for helping the development of a number of key architectural projects. You will be involved in re-developing a large scale trading application into a number smaller scale web applications that can be more easily managed and improved.

You will be assisting in all aspects of the development lifecycle in including architecture, design, development and integration of the solutions in a continuous delivery model within an Agile environment where creativity and technical innovation is encouraged.

For the role of Java Developer (Java, AWS, SQL) you will need the following skills:

  • 3 years experience of Java programming
  • Experience of cloud technologies like AWS
  • Working in a highly agile, test driven environment using continuous integration
  • Passion for learning new technologies and methodologies
  • Excellent communicator within the business and technology team

In the role of a Java Developer (Java, AWS, SQL) you will be joining a team which is dedicated to using the latest technologies and methodologies to create high performing, scalable products that will be capable of handling an ever-growing user base. The team is highly entrepreneurial, and you will have the opportunity to grow your technical skills and leadership skills to spring board your career.

Java Developer (Java, AWS, SQL)

Investment Management - City of London

Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 Benefits Bonus

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

Java Developer - Financial Markets

SAVE
£70000 - £130000 per annum

Java Developer (Java, Spring, Multi threading)

Salary: £70,000 - £130,000 Benefits Bonus

McGregor Boyall has partnered with a globally renowned Investment Bank, they are seeking a Java Developer (Java,Spring, Multi threading) to help lead the development of a new and bespoke multi asset class trading platform which needs to be built from scratch.

As the Java Developer (Java,Spring, Multi threading) you will be responsible for helping the development of a number of key architectural projects. You will be involved in re-developing a large scale trading application into a number smaller scale web applications that can be more easily managed and improved.

You will be assisting in all aspects of the development lifecycle in including architecture, design, development and integration of the solutions in a continuous delivery model within an Agile environment where creativity and technical innovation is encouraged.

For the role of Java Developer (Java,Spring, Multi threading) you will need the following skills:

  • 5 years experience of Java programming
  • Experience of working on performance tuning in SQL
  • Experience of working with multi threaded systems
  • Working in a highly agile, test driven environment using continuous integration
  • Passion for learning new technologies and methodologies
  • Excellent communicator within the business and technology team

In the role of Java Developer (Java,Spring, Multi threading) you will be joining a team which is dedicated to using the latest technologies and methodologies to create high performing, scalable products that will be capable of handling an ever-growing user base. The team is highly entrepreneurial, and you will have the opportunity to grow your technical skills and leadership skills to spring board your career.

Java Developer (Java,Spring, Multi threading)

Salary: £70,000 - £130,000 Benefits Bonus

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