Java Developer/FX/FX Options

Job Title: Java Developer/FX/FX Options
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits & Discretionary Bonus
Reference: BBBH14095
Contact Name: Lauren Davies
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 20, 2017 17:10

Job Description

Java Developer/Post Trade/FX/FX Options

Key Words: Enterprise Java/Spring/JDBC/OTC/FX/FX Options/Core Java/Developer/ Engineer/SQL

My client a leading Financial Institution is seeking a Java Developer to join them on a permanent basis where you will be initially embarking on a new programme of work to expand the product offering to their clients.

You will join a team of highly motivated technologists to aid in on-going development of the platform, and will provide technical expertise (Java) of the highest standard. You must have a Computer Science orientated degree and proven Java development skills, and work on delivery of projects, carry out enhancements and provide support on a highly critical clearing system. May be require to provide O/N support on an ad hoc basis.

You must be a disciplined individual in adhering to the company standards in development, testing and change management. You will liaise and coordinate with business users and other technology areas.

Key Responsibilities

  • Analysis, design and development of tasks given
  • Timely delivery of developments to a high standard and quality
  • Supporting and Utilising company standards for development.
  • Effectively follow the development life cycle
  • Providing development life cycle documentation at all stages of systems life cycle. i.e. requirement, solution, design, implementation.
  • Providing documentation to support to Production.
  • Communicate effectively with Senior Development Managers

Key Skills

  • Extensive experience in server-side Java Development, a minimum of 5 significant projects that candidates can detail their significant responsibilities
  • Experience in integration and Murex development
  • Very Good knowledge of technologies i.e. Middleware JMS over MQ, Java, Oracle/SQL, Spring, Unix
  • Strong knowledge of the OTC interest rate products
  • Thourgh understanding of derivatives trade processing
  • Good understanding of Agile development methodology
  • Ideally worked on major Murex deliveries on Murex 3.x
  • Ideally worked in Investment Banking Environment
  • Understanding of architectural principles, interfaces, multi-threaded applications and STP processing.
  • Highly pragmatic and delivery focused, "can do" attitude
  • Takes ownership for delivery and is a self-starter
  • Thorough understanding of technology, development, standards and practises

To apply for this excellent opportunity please send your CV asap to Lauren Davies