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FX Algo Developer £85k

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Recruiter
Huxley Associates
Posted
28 February 2013
Closes
28 March 2013
Ref
HA-12328961
Contact
Nikki Richards
Location
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits

Further information

FX Algo Developer Investment Bank £85k + bonus + benefits

FX Programme at well known Investment Bank looking for Senior FX Developer to help deliver a world class e trading solution to the Front Office Sales and Trading team. Hardcore Java Developer with Low Latency experience required. £85k + bonus + benefits.

The successful candidate will be the Lead Developer of the Pricing and Trading stream of the project. This team is going to work on agreenfielddevelopment project - a low latency flow trading system, and will do so alongside the Algo Trading team and Quants.

As the Lead Java Developer in this team, you will be responsible for the delivery of the solution to the business. In this sense you will be a hands on developer, and at the same time, you will advise the team on best practice and ensure that the Java code being written is at a quality standard. You will also liaise effectively with the Business Analyst in the team to ensure that the requirements are understood and that these are relayed to the team effectively.

Mandatory skills to apply to this role:

  • Exceptional Java Development skills including multithreading, low latency and distributed systems experience.
  • Previous experience building a low latency trading system for the Front Office ideally for the FX space (if not FX, other financial areas will be considered if the candidate matches the rest of the spec).
  • Concurrent programming in Java, JVM tuning.
  • Some exposure to 29West, FIX, FX ECN Connectivity or similar.
  • Test driven development experience - TDD.

If you tick all of the above boxes and you want to move into a Lead Development role with responsibility for a GREENFIELD, LOW LATENCY, FRONT OFFICE, JAVA project, PLEASE APPLY ASAP!

£85k + bonus + benefits + excellent opportunity to step up!

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