Java Developer (HFT, Low Latency, High Throughput Trading)

London (East), London (Greater)
£85000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
06 Jan 2014
03 Feb 2014
COMHFT 6.1.14
Dan Stewart
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Senior Java Developer (Core Java, Low Latency, FIX, J2SE, Multi-threading, High Throughput, Concurrent, Concurrency, FX, Swaps, Equities, Commodities, HFT, Trading, Corba, Tibco, Java Server Side, Front Office)

US International Investment Bank - London Docklands

Commodities Trading Desk - £85,000 to £120,000 + Benefits + Bonus

US International Top Tier Investment Bank seeking Senior Java Developer (Low Latency, High Throughput, HFT) to build a high profile Commodities eTrading Application to be used globally.

As the Senior Java Developer (Low Latency, High Throughput, HFT) you will take the lead role on design and development of a commodities electronic trading application that has a focus on high volumes and ultra-low latency. Using your experience of highly scalable multi-threaded / concurrent applications from other asset classes i.e. FX, Swaps, Equities etc, you will be implementing these modern methods to build possibly the fastest commodities trading platform in the industry.

Key requirements;

  • Significant Server Side Java development experience from investment banking or similar financial environment (Essential)
  • Experience of low latency systems capable of high frequency trading (Essential)
  • Extensive knowledge of concurrency / multi-threading in Java (Highly Beneficial)
  • Excellent communication skills and business knowledge from other asset classes (Highly Beneficial)

This is a huge project with sign off to almost be run independently, which means you get the benefit of working for an investment bank that has the clout to use the latest "whatever necessary" tools but also in a team that has very little red-tape that gives you better exposure to all areas of technology and business. Please contact Dan Stewart @ Harrington Starr for more information.

Senior Java Developer (Core Java, Low Latency, FIX, J2SE, Multi-threading, High Throughput, Concurrent, Concurrency, FX, Swaps, Equities, Commodities, HFT, Trading, Corba, Tibco, Java Server Side, Front Office)