Java Developer (Low Latency and Real Time)

Harrington Starr
London (Greater)
£500 - £550 per day
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Java Developer (Low Latency and Real Time)

Low Latency, HFT, Java, C++, SQL, Java, 7, Java 8, Hibernate, Spring, Grid computing, OO, Multi-Threading, concurrency, algorithms, data. J2SE, IMDG,

Contract Role - Algo Trading Market Maker
£450 - £550 per day - 12 Month Contract

Harrington Starr is working with a Global Market Maker who is looking to hire a Senior Java 8 Developer with extensive experience with Low Latency and HFT experience to join a front office trading desk to exclusively work on the Real time Front Office Trading projects. This is a prestigious and well established organisation who are looking to strengthen the grid performance of the network.

As a Senior Java J2SE Developer you will join a team of 6 J2SE Developer who are currently working on v8. You will be upgrading a range of Front Office platforms for their Real Time and Low Latency Trading platform to improve the grid computing ability. Alongside that you will also be working with J2SE code to build algorithms for front office trading as the company is a specialist commodities and FX trading site. You will be involved in all stages of development and software modules, have a deep understand of multi-threading and concurrency programming.

Key Skills:
  • J2SE Development experience (v7 /v8)
  • Background in C++ programming
  • Extensive experience with Concurrency and Multi-threading j2SE programming
  • Solid knowledge of Real Time and Low Latency systems
  • Extensive experience of Grid Computing
  • Experience with SQL Server Database
  • Open-source projects / developments

This is a highly challenging and technical environment that will suit a solid J2SE 8 Java Developer. Working alongside a talented team of 6 developers you will play an instrumental part of upgrade projects from J2SE Java 7 to J2SE Java 8. If you feel you would be able to meet the above expectations and have worked in similar projects then you will be rewarded with a long term project that will go over 12 months. Please call Hari Sopal for the full spec.
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