VP Front Office Java Developer Financial Services London 85,000

Job Title: VP Front Office Java Developer Financial Services London 85,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH17626_1520439361
Contact Name: Mobolaji Sanusi
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2018 16:16

Job Description

VP Front Office Java Developer - Financial Services - London - £85,000

A Tier 1 Investment Bank is looking for a Front Office Java Developer to work on an electronic trading platform. This will involve the development of the Rates and Credit Trading eCommerce platform. You will be working in a first class working environment at the centre of the financial community on challenging projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build desktop application and associated server components using core and GUI Java technologies.
  • Implement business requirements.
  • Build out a distributed trading platform and associated components.
  • Software testing, maintaining code and best practices.
  • Further develop components built upon vendor and open source products.
  • Manage relationships with other teams within front office, the corporate technology department, and third party software vendors.

Essential Skills:

  • Strong Java development skills.
  • Experience in designing and developing distributed platforms.
  • SQL experience, preferable MS SQL Server.
  • Proven experience working globally with distributed software teams.
  • Good understanding of object oriented methodologies, design patterns and best practice.
  • Experience developing multi-threaded, low latency applications.
  • Good knowledge of test driven development and experience using agile development practices.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A track record of accurate work estimation and delivery of tasks in a timely manor.
  • Demonstrable Fixed Income financial knowledge.
  • A working knowledge of trading platform technology - ION Trading Marketview, Bloomberg and the FIX protocol.
  • Business facing skills and previous experience dealing with Front Office.
  • A working knowledge of fixed income pricing methodologies.

This is a very exciting opportunity for a skilled and effective Front office Java Developer looking for a new challenge within an innovative global company with a wealth of expertise and knowledge.

If you are interested in this role please contact me on 02031894344.