High Performance Computing Engineer

Charing Cross Station
£85000 - £120000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
13 Nov 2017
18 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A High Performance Computing Engineer is required by an innovative Investment Bank to work on an extremely interesting Big Data and low latency Data Streaming project. The role would see you joining a small, recently established team where youll be building out a market leading trade tracking system. The system is responsible for continuously tracking and monitoring the progress of trades that have been executed across all lines of business within the bank. To give a sense for the scale and gravity of the system, there can be no down time and the system tracks over 10,000 events per second across a patchwork of various systems and data points, feeding into a data lake which in turn feeds a team of machine learning experts who are focusing on building out additional predictive analytics.

Key skills

Core Java & ideally Scala development experience


HDFS & Spark

AngularJS would be a bonus but is not essential

Key details

Location: central London

Salary: up to £120,000 but all levels of experience are considered

Excellent bonus and reward culture

This is a very interesting opportunity for a HPC Engineer to join a project that is tackling some of the most interesting data challenges in the city. The role exposes you to working with data sets of a similar scale to ecommerce, plus working on a system that must be 100% fault tolerant, resilient and scalable to continue to expand across the rest of the business as new areas are on boarded. There cant be very many other opportunities that would suit a true engineer than this.

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