Junior Java Developer - Finance - London

Job Title: Junior Java Developer - Finance - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Reference: BBBH15722_1498825117
Contact Name: Doug Collyer
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 30, 2017 13:18

Job Description

Junior Java Developer - Finance
A global financial organisation are looking to hire a Junior or associate level Java Developer to
work within a 3rd line support team responsible for critical real-time systems. This role will evolve and successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on large projects in the future.


  • 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

Required Skills:

  • 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
  • Experience in database development in ASE or SQL Server with strong SQL essential
  • 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
  • Quick learner