• GBP70000 - GBP90000 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings UK
  • 2019-04-17

Front Office Application Developer

  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: GBP70000 - GBP90000 per annum
  • Job Type: Full time

The role will directly support the front office trading team and the respective candidate with be a key developer in a number of major projects. These will include custom development, implementation and integration of vendor products, and enhancement/support of existing systems.

The business unit are a results focused group for looking an autonomous, self-motivator who can grow into being a leader as the organisation grows. Strong analytical and communication skills are integral to success, along with a strong work-ethic and idea generating mentality.

Key Responsibilties:

  • Develop new software as required by the business
  • To maintain and enhance existing codebase
  • To provide 2nd level support

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years experience
  • Strong analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Willing to learn new programming languages and technologies
  • Ability to work well with both business managers, traders and developers
  • Ability to learn and adapt quickly and Excellent problem solving skills

Tech Musts:

  • Programming skills: Java (Mandatory), Javascript (Mandatory), Python (Preferred), C++ (Basic), C#(Basic / Intermediate)
  • Exposure to Automated Testing Frameworks for Java and Web Applications (Mandatory)
  • Exposure to Streaming and RESTful Web Applications
  • Knowledge of at least one Javascript frameworks (Ex. AngularJS, ReactJS, Vaadin, jQeury etc)
  • Exposure to a real-time infrastructure (Any of Tibco, RMDS, MarketView, etc ) would be an advantage
  • Databases: Oracle, H2, SQL Server, KDB
  • Tools: SVN, Git, Team City, Maven
  • Exposure to AWS, GCP, Azure will be an advantage

Advantageous if you have:

  • Previous experience working for a Financial Services firm.
  • Previous experience working in the Front Office.
  • Fixed Income Credit & Rates Bond / Repo trading system experience