Java Developer

Java Developer - FX Options Trading Platform

City, London

£60,000 - £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus

Tech: Java, Linux, Multi-threading, Concurrency, Market Data, Low Latency, Agile, TDD, DDD, High Throughput

A leading FX Options trading ECN is seeking a Java Developer to join their Core Development team and build out their low latency trading systems.

As the Java Developer you will be responsible for designing, developing and testing new and existing features on a low latency trading system. The role will include working with complex technical data tools and require the right individual to have strong command of core java and a good appreciation of latency sensitive systems. 

To be successful with this firm, you’re approach and attitude to technology is as important as your experience – previous experience within financial services is not required.

This is a mission critical system so the company operate a stringent agile / test driven development approach to ensure that the code is fluid and bug free.  The right individual will have strong appreciation of Linux, common design patterns and be a practitioner of TDD.

For the role of the Java Developer you will need the following skills:

  • Knowledge of Core Java development, ideally in a low latency / real time environment 
  • Experience of working in an agile environment & TDD development 
  • Experience of working on a high throughput system

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Java Developer to join an incredibly smart and high performing team, working on low latency, mission critical systems.  

Please contact Kashasa Barreto-Inman at Harrington Starr for more information