Technical Lead - Java - Trading + Risk

Technical Lead – Core Java, NoSQL, Mongo, Risk, Trading, Market Data

Trading House. London.

Highly Competitive + Benefits + Bonus

A Trading house, with locations in London, Switzerland and New York, are looking to hire a Technical Lead to develop on and technically lead a team building a Greenfield Risk platform.  

As the Technical Lead (Core Java, NoSQL, Risk) you will be responsible for providing technical leadership to the team delivering a strategic market data platform. You will be a strong software engineer with a very good understanding of Core Java, multi-threading and DevOps best practices. In addition you have good database experience, ideally with experience in a NoSQL database such as MongoDB. As well as providing technical leadership you will work closely with the Trading and Risk functions of the business to understand their requirements and help build the core architecture of the system.

This Trading House are around 250 globally and invest a considerable amount in their technology infrastructure. You will have the chance to work very closely with the business, improve your technical skills and further your career by building out Greenfield systems and using the latest technologies.

The Technical Lead (Core Java, NoSQL, Risk) will need:

  • Strong experience of Core Java Development – Essential
  • Experience with SQL databases, ideally with some NoSQL experience – Essential
  • Experience in a Financial Services role, particularly in a Risk based function – Highly Beneficial
  • Experience across other development languages such as Python, C#, Scala – Beneficial

Please get in touch with Tom Kemp at Harrington Starr for more information.

Technical Lead – Core Java, NoSQL, Mongo, Risk, Trading, Market Data