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Application Development Manager - Fintech - £100,000 - £120,000

Job Title: Application Development Manager - Fintech - £100,000 - £120,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry: financial services, commodities
Salary: £100,000 - £120,000
Contact Name: Oliver Parker
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

A financial services firm with a FinTech mindset, building investment banking solutions for structured investment products are looking for an Application Development Manager to lead the trading development team 

The team are using cutting edge technology to establish a world class, scalable platform for OTC derivatives on equities, FX and commodities.

This is a unique opportunity to be responsible for the buildout of a greenfield front office execution systems within the OTC derivatives markets.   

Experience with concurrency and distributed systems will be required as this is a technology driven, collaborative team that thrive from working in agile environment and adhere to scrum development methodologies.

You will be working in a business facing capacity. This includes working directly with the traders and structure products team to gather requirements and acting as a conduit for concepts and information enabling the team to build bespoke solutions depending on business needs.  

Technology is at the forefront of the success of the business so an active engagement with financial technology would be beneficial. 

Technical Skills; 

  • C#
  • .Netcore 
  • React.JS or Angular
  • JavaScript/ES6
  • TypeScript 
  • Distributed, concurrent systems 
  • Sophis / Murex and similar in-house trading systems (Booking, Risk management, Market Data) would be highly considered
  • Experience on the Sell side preferred to buy side profiles
Nontechnical; 
  • Communication skills and aptitude to work closely with the coders and non-IT stakeholders
  • Back ground in finance
  • Experience dealing directly with senior management

This is a brand-new opportunity for Application Development Manager to step into a rewarding environment and to continue to grow their experience and skillset.

If this sounds like something you'd like to hear more about, please send your most recent CV, along with your contact details and we can arrange to discuss in further detail.