Java Developer - Trading - £550 - £750 PD


£550 - £750 a day

Java Developer needed for an 8 month contract to lead development projects across the London offices. The Senior Java Developer will be building and maintaining new and existing applications that support the market data infrastructure. You'll have strong core Java and Database programming.


Minimum BA/BS in Engineering or Computer Science
Complete SDLC exposure
Expert Object Oriented Design and implementation
5+ years Java/J2EE experience - Experience dealing with real-time multi-threaded systems as well as web based applications
5+ years working with Oracle/SQL or comparable RDBMS with skills to create and maintain stored procedures, manage database objects and perform data optimization tasks as necessary
Experience in handling large realtime data volumes

Skill Sets/Competencies

Competency - Able to work independently or lead a group to maintain existing applications and develop new ones with short iterative development cycles.
Competency - Able to solve complex technical problems and effectively communicate solutions.
Competency - Strong interpersonal, presentation and communication skills, both written and verbal.
Java/J2EE (Core Java, Web Services, JMS, Servlets)
Linux/Unix shell scripting
RDBMS (Oracle 11g, Postgres 9.0+)
Data Warehouse Experience
Build tools (Maven, Ant)
Some of the following - o .Net
o Python or other scripting languages
o Junit
o FIX experience
o Kdb+
o Tomcat (6.0+) or other Webserver
o No-SQL Databases (HBase, Mongo, etc.)

Posted by HW Search and Selection Ltd, 13 Sep