Senior Java Developer

Job Title: Senior Java Developer
Location: City of London
Salary: 95000
Contact Name: Luke Murgatroyd
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 18, 2020 09:46

Job Description

A world-renowned financial services client is currently seeking Senior Java Developers to join their risk function. 


This business function is responsible for:

  • Designing and Building Risk IT systems
  • Automating CD/CI First line Risk IT framework
  • Testing Risk algorithms along all for the Model to Production cycles
  • Implementing software applications for Risk IT systems
  • Implementing margin algorithms (Pricing models, risk models and parameter calibration) in a standard consistent with EMIR regulation and LCH internal policies
  • Writing Business requirement for IT teams
  • Developing and implementing quantitative solutions
  • Prototyping and testing (UAT)


The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

  • Experience in building and automating CD/CI frameworks
  • Full cycle of testing from the theoretical model to production
  • Sound quantitative skills in Fixed Income Risk and Clearing
  • Implementation of Market Data and Risk related projects
  • Gathering of business requirements and agreeing between IT, App Support teams, businesses teams in RCL and Exchanges.
  • Prototyping and developing front-end risk IT tools addressing various types of risk and financial products
  • Analysis and implementation of performance improvements to the existing VaR/SPAN, and delta-gamma sensitivity and stress models across different products
  • Maintenance and support of the existing risk libraries and risk simulators
  • Provide 3rd line support for Risk Applications     


If this position sounds of interest, please reach out to me on 0203 189 4290.