Java Developer (Front Office) - Investment Banking, London

Job Title: Java Developer (Front Office) - Investment Banking, London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + discretionary bonus
Reference: BBBH17955_1539883730
Contact Name: Ben Chan
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 18, 2018 18:28

Job Description

Senior Java Developer - Investment Banking - London

Key terms - Java/ION/FIX/Coding/Equities/Trading/Agile/Front Office/Low Latency


A global investment bank is looking for an experienced Java Developer to develop a high performance, low latency trading application.

This is a high priority front office role where you will work closely with the quantitative development team and develop expertise across multi asset products.

The Role:

  • You will be responsible for developing a low latency high performance trading system.
  • You will work with a team to transform the banks trading architecture.
  • Your job will be varied and involve coding, testing and releasing code for production.

Key Technical Skills:

  • You will be an experienced and strong Java Developer.
  • Integration experience with ION or FIX (both is advantageous).
  • Knowledge and experience with agile, continuous integration and working in an Agile environment.
  • Ability to work constructively in a team.
  • Shell Scripting experience (e.g. TCL) and Websphere, MQ experience.
  • Cloud technology experience (Google GCS, AWS, or Microsoft Azure)

Key Business Skills:

  • Experience and basic knowledge of trade flows, price contributions and e-commerce platforms (e.g. Bloomberg)
  • Good knowledge and interest in trading platforms.

This is an exciting opportunity to help you progress or develop your career with a global investment bank, whilst being challenged from a technological and business skills perspective.

If you are interested in this role, please contact me at 0203 189 4335 or email me at