Core Java Developer (Low Latency, Concurrent, Scalable Trading)

London (Central), London (Greater)
£65000 - £100000 per annum + Equity Options
06 Jan 2014
03 Feb 2014
CJD LL 6.1.14
Dan Stewart
IT
Permanent
Full Time

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

Start-up Hedge Fund Trading Boutique - London Docklands

End to End Trading Platform - £65,000 to £100,000 + Equity

Start-up Hedge Fund Trading Boutique seeking Senior Java Developer (Low Latency, High Throughput, HFT) to build an end to end trade life cycle application used by fund managers globally.

As the Senior Java Developer (Low Latency, High Throughput, HFT) you will join an agile technology team that have a passion for high quality code. Design and develop a highly scalable and fast electronic trading life cycle application. 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 a cloud based, robust and highly scalable Java server side trading application. You will also be working closely with the Quant Strategist to implement trade algorithms.

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)
  • Enthusiasm for a start-up environment and interest on modern technologies such as Redis, Hadoop and Scala (Highly Beneficial)

This role offers a blend of high profile financial trading environments with the unusual enthusiasm and passion for the latest cloud technologies, this means that you get to play with the tools that are interesting, staying ahead of the curve with fintech tools but also still being involved heavily on the business side with autonomy that you will only get from a fast growing start-up. Please contact Dan Stewart @ Harrington Starr for more information.

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