Senior Java Developer

London

£500 - £650 a day

Key Responsibilities
Senior developer using a Java technology stack.
Own the delivery of business requirements through to test and production release.
Face-off to stakeholders - Business Development, Product, Risk, Operations - to understand business requirements, the impact on systems and able to design solutions and estimate delivery effort.
Deputise for team lead.
Occasional third line system support.
Candidate Profile / Key Skills
Strong server side Java development skills including required knowledge to productively develop fault tolerant distributed systems communicating via messaging middleware.
Keen to balance business delivery and technical improvement; will have a drive to improve quality and productivity of delivery and be able to dissect systems to incrementally deliver significant system improvements with this in mind.
Strong up-to-date knowledge of modern software development practices with a practical view about how to apply these in a regulated financial institution.
Experience with relational and no-SQL databases, will be required to work with Oracle database and Aerospike.
Strong familiarity with Java development toolset including Maven and Eclipse or IntelliJ.
Able to effectively use dependency injection frameworks such as Spring.
Experienced with developing unit tests executed with JUnit within a continuous integration framework.
Awareness of derivative trade life-cycle and typical issues which will affect batch and intraday trade processing systems.
Team player with a desire to work in a self-directed business focused development team.
Preferred Skills
Familiarity with derivative trade management and risk or margin calculations.
Familiarity with Credit Derivative products.
Familiarity with .NET WPF GUI development would be useful.

Posted by Twenty Recruitment Group, 12 Jun