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Senior Java Engineer

Job title: Senior Java Engineer
Location: London
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: £90,000 - £130,000
Reference: 16959
Contact name: Tiernan Ruddy
Job published: February 06, 2023

Job description

Harrington Starr are proud to be partnered with a leading investment bank that wish to add a Senior Java Engineer to their renowned, globally distributed risk team. You will be joining a team of engineers focussed on the development of our clients in-house risk platform that calculates market risk, credit risk and margin management. 

The successful candidate will be someone with a knowledge of finance, ideally in a risk or trading environment, but this is not essential. You will have an in-depth understanding of microservices architecture and ample experience using Spring Boot. 

The Role

  • Tech Lead for a database migration project

  • Work closely with trading desks for platform improvements

  • Liaise with the product team, and senior stakeholders for architectural decisions

  • Containerisation using docker

  • Mentor junior engineers

Why should you consider this?

  • My client provides a role that boasts variety, with lots of business exposure to different trading desks inclusive of commodities, FX and more

  • An average tenure 3 times the market average

  • An opportunity to grow into a manager position or a more senior individual contributor role, your career path is up to you

  • Report directly to the global head of Risk

The Package

  • Salary up to £130,000 (Negotiable for more experienced candidates)

  • Attractive Bonus

  • Flexible Working, 3 days a week in office, 2 days at home

  • Extensive benefits package inclusive of healthcare, pension plan etc. 

Interview Process

  • 1st Stage – 15-20 minute initial introductory call

  • 2nd Stage - 1 hour Technical interview with Senior Developer(s)

  • 3rd Stage - 1 hour Culture fit interview with team manager

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