Senior Java Developer - Banking/Finance

Spring Technology
London (Greater)
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My well established financial service client is currently looking for Senior Java Developer to join their team.

This role is within products team and will require work collaboratively with users to design the optimum Straight Through Processing and control processes for all products, and to deliver solutions as well as support our legacy systems.
The team is global with significant presents in European, American and Asian markets.

Team members in London office are expected to be business facing and work across a range of technical disciplines.
This role is to work on the Retail Structured products sales and issuance platform in London within a Small team.

Key Responsibilities

*Hands-on development and software delivery
*Ensuring coding best practice and discipline within the team and ensuring software quality
*Design and delivery of in-house software solutions, with a focus on high quality systems
*Acting as a trusted advisor to the business becoming subject matter expert in the Structured products domain.
*Support of user and system issues
Essentials Skills and Qualifications
*Experienced Java developer on multiple projects
*Expert practitioner of test-driven development, agile methodologies and associated tools/technologies
*Strong communication skills and good interpersonal relationship skills and strong team player.
*Experience of integrating with services using REST and SOAP based APIs
*Good knowledge of HTML, JavaScript and associated web frameworks
*Good knowledge of Oracle SQL
*Enjoys working closely with the customer and experience in defining and validating user stories
*Works well in a Front-Office or similar delivery-oriented environment and delivery in a changing fast paced environment
*Good degree or equivalent commercial experience
*Ability to advise and influence technical peers and business sponsors.
*Strong understanding and preference for Agile delivery processes, and experience within high performing agile development teams.
*Problem solving ability. Creative thinking. Analytical mind set.
*Good written communication skills - focus on clear and unambiguous messages.

Desired Skills and Qualifications
*Knowledge of derivative products and their features and pricing, and experience of the UK Retail market a significant advantage.
*Strong desire to learn about the business and its challenges.
*Ability to prioritise and work on multiple projects and initiatives at the same time.

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