Application Programmer V
6 Months Contract
(Inside IR35 for candidates located in UK)
Location: Bromley, UK
Minimum Skill Requirement:
‘ Exceptional development skills in any OO or Functional language including but not limited to Python (preferred), C#, Java, or C++.
‘ Knowledge or experience of agile development (e.g. XP, SCRUM, Kanban) and continuing integration.
‘ Experience with large scale, globally distributed financial systems with an emphasis on high availability.
‘ Excellent problem solving and analytical skills in a high-pressure environment.
‘ Must possess a solid degree in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Mathematics or relevant analytical degree.
‘ Strong understanding of algorithms, data structures and design patterns including why and where to use them.
‘ Strong understanding of Messaging Middleware concepts, usage and application Experience in TCP/IP networking
‘ Candidate must be a strong team player with excellent communication skills.
‘ Solid knowledge of contemporary development processes, build environments and testing tools.
‘ Experience in 3rd line production support.
‘ Comfortable in communicating with business users
Nice to have:
‘ Derivative/Options product knowledge, preferably within FX.
‘ Front Office experience, preferably in a FX or other Fixed Income or Derivatives Trading environments.
‘ Experience of integrated Front Office Development environments (examples include, but are not limited to, Sec DB, Athena, and Quartz.)
‘ Working knowledge of one of FIX Protocol (4.4), FpML or other standard financial models.
‘ Experience of connectivity to third party systems such as broker feeds and trade repositories. Knowledge of an SQL or NoSQL database.