London, United Kingdom
Senior Java Developer – greenfield, low latency system
Finance Firm – City, London
£75,000 - £90,000 + 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 Senior Java Developer to join their Core Development team and build out this low latency trading system.
As the Senior 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. You will deal with internal traders, project managers, compliance, risk, and a core team of 8 senior developers.
As the Senior Developer you will take ownership of a number of sub-projects within the build which will involve gathering requirements from non-technical stakeholders and taking them through to production. As a senior you will also be required to provide guidance and mentorship to junior members of the team.
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