Lead Developer, Java and/or Python, AWS, electronic trading systems.

Lead Developer, Java and/or Python, AWS, electronic trading systems. Major Brokerage.

Financial Institution, Canary Wharf

£130,000 + bonus + benefits

Tech: Java, Python, Javascript, AWS

A position has become available for a lead Software Developer who is comfortable in multiple languages, ideally Java and Python, to lead a team of 7 or 8 developers who are building a greenfield core electronic trading systems for the business.

The management team require a lead with excellent technical and communication skills to join them in order to keep up with the demand for their solutions.

Design and development of these solutions is a highly collaborative effort where everyone’s input is valued, so to thrive in this environment you will need experience in the full SDLC and be comfortable in proposing your ideas.

Financial markets experience is not required although would be particularly useful in this leadership role. Strong technical skills and the ability to identify the most appropriate technology for the problem is all the really matters here.

As well as the ability to work in an environment which is relatively free of red tape you will be rewarded with an excellent salary, bonus and a strong benefits scheme.