Senior Associate Java Developer

United Kingdom
60000 - 75000 per annum + competitive
13 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Java Developer A Senior Associate Java Developer is required by an Investment Bank based in the City of London, focusing on building out of a new trading suite and risk management systems. As a Java Developer you will focus on front office business facing development with exposure and access to an extremely knowledgeable and experienced team of traders and quants as well as to a broad technology stack -Java 8, Scala, Big Data. You will deep dive into problems trading desks face with the attitude to solve these problems and generate greater efficiency and productivity within the team. It's a very broad technical role, rooted in Java development however you will not mind getting to grips with C++, C#, Python and Automation, as well as using innovative technologies, including Hadoop, Scala, Elastic, Kafka, Docker, Linux, SQL and non-SQL etc. Team and Culture You will be joining a small team, which currently almost doubles its size, of talented technologists with great business knowledge to learn from. The culture is hard-working but collaborative and supportive and there is a lean hierarchy which gives you a great opportunity for recognition as well as building and owning relationships with the business leaders within the area. Also, training will be given to support your professional development through mentoring, non-tech skills training and networking opportunities. Key skills At least five years of commercial experience is required having worked as a Java Developer or alternatively other programming languages are applicable such as C/C++/C# and Python ideally within a Linux or Unix environment. Exposure to DevOps and an aptitude for Automation would be beneficial but not essential, as the team is currently looking for new ways to streamline processes and improve efficiency, i.e. within automation testing and continuous integration. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are required as you will liaise with various business teams. There will also be lots of interesting and challenging technical problems, so problem solving skills are also a must. Strong academic qualifications in any of the following subjects/natural sciences: Computer Science, Computing Engineering, Maths, Physics. Role details Salary: between circa 60,000 to 75,000 dependent on experience + excellent bonus + benefits package The business has an immense market share within Financial Services and London is their European HQ, they have performed exceptionally well over the last 18 months and are now going through an intense period of investment in technology and people. There is also a strong culture of relatively flat hierarchies and responsibility from day one. Hit apply now if you are interested in this Java Developer role. Sthree UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. - provided by Dice BIG DATA, C#, C++, COMPUTER SCIENCE, DOCKER, HADOOP, JAVA, LINUX, PHYSICS, PYTHON, RISK MANAGEMENT, SCALA, SQL, UNIX