Murex Developer / Contract / £650+

City of London
£600 - £700 per day
31 Oct 2012
28 Nov 2012
Jamie Jeffery
Contract Type
Full Time

Murex / Contract / Central London / £600-£700pd

My client a top tier investment bank is looking for a Murex Developer with strong Perl and Unix experience to join their expanding team based in Central London.

Must have Skills:

- Strong proficiency in Perl and Unix shell scripting (including bash and ksh)

- Solaris 5.10 or similar OS development environment

- Proficiency in auxiliary Unix related technologies like Samba, NFS.

- XML, XSD and XSLT knowledge

- Understanding of SOAP, SSH and asynchronous communication protocols

- Strong SQL (ideally Sybase), use of ODBC and basic database operational and design/modelling knowledge

- Object oriented design and design pattern knowledge

- Good Murex background preferably Murex version 3.1.9+

- Knowledge of the Murex database schema

- Understanding of software development lifecycle and a keenness to utilise software development methodologies and associated tools (build automation, continuous integration, SCM utilisation, code static analysis, unit, user and integration testing, release automation, etc) including knowledge and rigorous use of software testing processes

Preferred skills but yet optional:

- Experience in configuring Murex middleware (Launchers, load-balancing, multiple server configurations)

- Remote command invocation and client-server communication principles

- Ability to performance tune Sybase databases and tables

- Familiarity with derivative products, ideally Equity , full trade lifecycle and market events.

- Experienced in software development in a front office environment

- Web service development, including experience with Apache Tomcat, WSDLs

- Experience with Java (version 6) server-side development and JAX-WS (Metro implementation)

Preferred/Desirable skills:

- VBA/Excel knowledge (XLL/XLA and macro development)

- Operation of a Continuous Integration development environment (e.g. Jenkins, Cruise Control)

- C++, C# or other 3rd generation languages

- Experience of MxML ( trades , static and contract events)

- Experience with Murex Workflow (formulas, xlst, msl)

- Involvement in RAD development practice

- TDD/Agile development methodology understanding

They offer 6 Month rolling contract, they are looking at taking someone on in the next 1-4 weeks time, if your interested please email me your up to date CV.

If your interested in this position on a contract basis then please email me your CV

Murex / Contract / Central London / £600-£700pd

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