City of London, London
£500 - £700 per day
A city based Fund has an opening for a contract Lead Frontend Developer in the mulit asset technology team, to sit on their front office trading platform.
The team is responsible for a whole suite of applications within the front office that form the core of the FX business, servicing clients, internal Sales, and other branches of the group. The suite includes connectivity to markets and multi-dealer venues, single dealer platform, pricing and trader tools, and supports FX spot, forward, options and deposits. The services are implemented in C# and Java with C# front-ends.
The FX business is looking to improve their electronic footprint through implementing low latency, competitive pricing and algorithmic hedging, and improved distribution capabilities. The approach is a combination of building and buying in where there is no competitive advantage of building.
As the lead frontend Developer/ Architect in the multi asset IT team you will be responsible for the effective delivery of a number of bespoke developments and integration projects. Your core attributes will include:
- SQL, such as MSSQL
- Scripting Python, Perl and Bash.
- Experience of version control systems CVS & GIT.
- UML Design.
- Visual Design
- C# .Net
* Experience in agile practices
* Energetic self-driven individual, comfortable to work autonomously, in collaboration with individuals in the team, business stakeholders and other teams