Java Consultant – J2SE

Java Consultant – J2SE

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Java Consultant – J2SE

Hedge Fund – 6 Months Rolling
London City – up to £700 per day.

Harrington Starr is working with a Prestigious Hedge Fund based in the City of London who are looking to hire a seasoned & Senior Java Developer to join a small buy highly dynamic development team to work on a range of Greenfield projects for Treasury, Credit Risk and Trade Finance where this specialise team of Java J2SE Developers will be looking to re-architect all systems for these areas of the Hedge Fund. This is a great opportunity to work with a Leading Hedge Fund in the City where you will add value to this project and also lead the project from design to implementation.

As a Lead Java J2SE Developer you will join a Team of 4 Developers. The main areas of attention will be within Credit Risk and Trade Finance where the Hedge Fund will redesign, redevelop and build from scratch. As this is a Greenfield project we need 3 Java Contractors who have experience of working within small teams where they get to focus on both high level architecture and low level Java programming. The role will require this developer to be a self-starter and someone who has strong written and verbal communication skills as you will be working with Senior Stakeholders in London, HK and NYC. You will have full licence to redesign and develop with the technologies you see if within the Java Stack. You will set up Agile methodologies within this small team and help deliver these projects to a high level standard.

Technology experience is key. We are interested in speaking with Senior Java Programmers who have successfully delivered projects from initial design stage to completion. We are also interested in profiles who are highly active in keeping up-to-date with the latest Java 8 technologies as this client is current using Java 8.

Key Skills:

  • Extensive Java Programming with Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • Java J2SE version 7 or above
  • Extensive experience of Spring / Hibernate Frameworks.
  • Extensive knowledge of UNIX Shell Scripting.
  • Experience with SQL and/or NoSQL
  • Ability to set up Agile Methodologies.
  • Front end development technologies (Angular.JS) – Not essential.
  • Experience of working within a highly demanding financial trading environment.

Java, spring, Oracle, PL/SQL, SQL, JIRA, UNIX, Shell Scripting, Risk Management, Credit Risk, Market Risk, J2SE

Hedge Fund – 6 Months Rolling
London City – up to £700 per day.

This is a great opportunity to join a small development team that reports directly to the business making them a dynamic and forward thinking tech team. They are using cutting edge Java technologies and transforming the Hedge Funds current systems and applications. The role is also highly client facing so solid written and verbal communications will be essential for this role. If you are looking for a new challenge and feel you would be able to add value into this project with the technology skill set listed above then I would like to hear from you. Please call Hari Sopal for the full spec and more details