Java Technical Lead– Banking – Fixed Income / electronic trading

Java Technical Lead– Banking – Fixed Income / electronic trading            

£120,000 + bonus + benefits

City, London      

A global investment bank is seeking a Java Technical Lead with strong multithreading and messaging skills to join a front office trading team, ideally coming from a Fixed Income or e-trading background.

This globally distributed team work on a range of business areas including; algo-trading strategies, connectivity and intra-day pricing and risk calculations.

You will work closely with the business to ensure systems are fast and efficient, meaning you will gain incredible exposure to the trading business of a global investment bank. The role will be approx. 75% hands on development, with the rest of your time focussed on liaising with the trading business and your peers globally, as well as setting the technical direction of your team.

To be considered for this role you should have:

  • Strong multithreaded Java knowledge
  • High performance messaging experience
  • Appreciation of low latency, high availability systems
  • Strong knowledge of either Fixed Income or e-trading

You will be rewarded with a excellent salary package and the chance to work in an environment that isn’t typical of many banks – highly collaborative with a genuine team spirit and desire to improve each other.