Java Developer - greenfield, low latency system

Java Developer - greenfield, low latency system

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Low Latency And Market Data

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits

  • Contact:

    Ian Bailey

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Java Developer - greenfield, low latency system

Finance Firm - City, London

£60,000 - £90,000 (depending on experience) + Benefits + Bonus

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

A Global Trading firm are building a brand new Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) platform and are seeking a number of Java Developers to join their Core Development team and build out this low latency trading system.

As the Java Developer you will be involved in designing, developing and testing new 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 greenfield, mission critical system, so the company operate a stringent agile / test driven development approach. The right individual will have strong appreciation of Linux, common design patterns and be a practitioner of TDD.

For this role 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 and practicing test driven development
  • Experience of working on a high throughput system

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

Please contact Ian Bailey at Harrington Starr for more information