Capital Markets Engineering Manager

Job Title: Capital Markets Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London
Salary: 95000
Contact Name: Luke Murgatroyd
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Job Published: November 09, 2020 10:45

Job Description

I am looking to speak with experienced developers or integration leads with a strong desire to manage a small and diverse engineering function within a well know financial services firm. You’ll lead the engineering team currently consisting of a product owner, a developer, integration and dev ops engineers whilst partnering with the business and technology teams to deliver solutions. You’ll be enhancing and integrating a set of products that are used to support the capital markets trading platforms for this financial services firm. Including the below:

  • The Elastic Search suite of products for logging and metrics
  • Trading message and Market Data capture and reporting
  • Injector tools used to validate the health of the market
  • Network capture tools to determine the health of data delivery across all points of presence
  • Risk control application to perform a diverse set of checks


  • More than 5 years of experience as a software developer or system integrations engineer
  • More than 2 years of experience leading a team
  • Excellent communication skills and the proven ability to work effectively with all organisational levels
  • Ability to partner with business and technology stakeholders
  • Use of JIRA to create epics, stories, backlog prioritisation, planning, reporting, velocity.
  • Good understating of Agile software development
  • Linux/Bash
  • Java, Python
  • AWS: VPC, EC2, EBS, S3, Security Groups, RDS
  • CICD tooling such as GIT/Ansible/Jenkins/Nexus


  • Financial services experience
  • Broad Infrastructure knowledge (e.g. Unix/Linux, Windows Server/Desktop, Networks, Database, Web, SAN/NAS)
  • Windows .Net/C#
  • Oracle, SQL Server, Postgresql
  • HPOM/OBM, Control-M, Moogsoft
  • Elastic Search/Kibana/Elastic Beats
  • Tomcat/NGINX
  • AWS: CloudFront, WAF, Cognito, IAM
  • Wireshark, network protocols.
  • Trading protocols, FIX