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3rd Line Application Support/ Java developer - Market Data

Job Title: 3rd Line Application Support/ Java developer - Market Data
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Bonus and benefits
REF: BBBH14668_1489767708
Contact Name: Doug Collyer
Job Published: 9 days ago

Job Description

3rd Line Application Support/ Java Developer - Market Data

A Global Investment Services firm are looking to hire a Java Developer with good SQl skills to work within the BAU Development and 3rd Line Support team.

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on acknowledgement and closure of production issues - incidents and problems
  • Analyse problems, perform RCA and develop fixes to real-time systems
  • Liaise with Service management to ensure top issues are quickly resolved
  • Work with developers on system enhancements and more fundamental issues to incorporate changes in major releases as required
  • Review Alerting & Monitoring requirements from prod perspective are addressed in every project and system under change
  • Get involved in small Development projects

Required Skills:

  • Strong background in core java and server based development
  • Experience with optimisation of Java for high performance, caching techniques and JVM garbage collection tuning
  • Experience with high volumes of real-time data (e.g. market data feeds) preferred but not required
  • Good experience in database development in ASE or SQL Server with strong SQL essential
  • Strong Linux knowledge and scripting skills preferred
  • Must be able to work under pressure and prioritise conflicting tasks to complete them in the most effective way
  • Good experience in supporting critical systems in challenging environments and deadlines