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Software Developer (FIX, SWIFT, Java, QuickFIXJ, Messaging)

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Harrington Starr
22 October 2013
19 November 2013
TFX 22.10
Dan Stewart
Job Level
Contract Type
£45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus

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Software Engineer (SWIFT, FIX, Messaging, Java, Alliance Lite II, J2SE, MT2XX, MT3XX, MT9XX, FIX, NOSQL, JRuby, Unix, Java, Ruby on Rails, GUI, Low Latency)

Forex Trading Platform - London / Barcelona

£45,000 to £70,000

Fast growing FX Trading Exchange urgently seeking a Software Engineer (SWIFT, FIX, Messaging, Java) that will take part in building the industry's most cutting edge corporate to corporate FX trading platform.

As the Software Engineer (SWIFT, FIX, Messaging, Java) your role will be SWIFT + FIX messaging go-to-guy for all areas of the messaging technology. You will be building a highly sophisticated automated clearing and monitoring application, including FIX/SWIFT interfacing to the exchange middleware. You will have the holistic influence in message capture, database development, optimisation, designing and implementing the UI for solution monitoring.

You will be integral to the highly available, resilient, fault tolerant, scalable solution. You will also be handling internal user enquiries relevant to FIX + SWIFT and assisting with any manual process requirements.

The organisation is growing fast, you will be given access to all areas of the business and expected to add value where possible taking responsibility to building a world class FX trading platform.

The rapidly expanding creative technology hub is based in Barcelona where you would relocate to, costs would be included. Swap the cold London winter and overcrowded tubes with a walk along the beach to work, an office practically on the beach and Catalonian lifestyle. English is the language used within the business.

As the Software Engineer (SWIFT, FIX, Messaging, Java) you will have the following attributes:

  • Hands on Java Development Experience (Essential)
  • Commercial expertise with SWIFT messaging, design, development and maintenance (Beneficial)
  • Interfacing experience with FIX protocol and other messaging tools, TIBCO, etc (Highly Beneficial)
  • Industry experience of Foreign Exchange is highly beneficial however other asset classes will be useful.
  • Strong database optimisation, design and interfacing experience (Highly Beneficial)
  • Great problem analysis and solving skills with good team communication qualities. (Essential)

This is a unique opportunity to be building a financial trading exchange from the very early beginnings giving great facilities to increase your professional technology skills and domain knowledge that is not available anywhere else. On top of this, you will be able to enjoy a creative tech-start-up environment next to the beautiful Barcelona beaches and near the cultural city. Please contact Dan Stewart @ Harrington Starr to find out more.

Software Engineer (SWIFT, FIX, Messaging, Java, Alliance Lite II, J2SE, MT2XX, MT3XX, MT9XX, FIX, NOSQL, JRuby, Unix, Java, Ruby on Rails, GUI, Low Latency)

Harrington Starr