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Senior Java Engineer - MTF

Job title: Senior Java Engineer - MTF
Location: London
Industry: Software Engineering
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000
Reference: 17518
Contact name: Tiernan Ruddy
Job published: May 15, 2023

Job description

Harrington Starr are proud to be partnered with a global FinTech player specialising in trading and investments. Our client is currently hiring in one of their fastest growing departments that are responsible for the creation, performance, and maintenance of a low-latency high-throughput greenfield trading system.

The successful candidate should have experience in complex systems, coupled with strong multi-threading/concurrent programming skills in Java. If you have a background in finance, etrading, FIX Protocol or TREP this could be for you.

The Role
  • Deliver a high-throughput low-latency trading system
  • Aid our client in upholding a high level of performance, and help maintain their 100% uptime
  • Liaise with front office staff within the business, PM’s, Risk, Compliance etc.
  • Take ownership of your own work within an agile environment working in squads

Why should you consider this?
  • My client boasts a rare opportunity to join a team building a world-class greenfield trading system using the latest technologies, the best development practices, alongside a technically excellent team that are well funded and growing fast
  • This business deals in microseconds when it comes to messaging, you will be contributing to maintaining the highest level of performance
  • A close-knit, friendly atmosphere. Our client pride themselves on an overall package designed to ensure that you feel valued and stable in your job, resulting in an average tenure over double than the market average in their engineering teams

The Package
  • Salary up to £95,000 (Negotiable for more experienced candidates)
  • Bonus scheme, Share scheme, 25 days holidays, day off for your birthday, two days volunteering days, life insurance and much more…

Interview Process
  • 1st Stage – 2 hour technical interview with intro to the business and Q and A
  • Offer

If you would like to hear more about this position reach out to Tiernan at Harrington Starr on for a confidential conversation about this role. Apply for this job