Java Developer

City of London
£40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bonuses and benefits package
05 Nov 2012
03 Dec 2012
Lydia Ashall
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Commodities eDealing Core Application Developer - Senior

London - £40k-£60k per annum + excellent bonuses + benefits


This developer position with a prestigious investment bank will involve working within Commodities within the Securities Division. Our client is seeking a talented programmer to help work both on tactical and strategic development projects, and provide support for existing systems.

The position is at an internationally established investment bank, with a diversified client base, working front office alongside traders. The commodities team helps clients manage their commodity risk through a wide range of products and instruments. Its electronic trading team designs, builds and supports systems used to run the global electronic dealing business. The goal is to expand their current offering to a wider range of clients and products. Commodities eDealing is a rapidly evolving and fast-growing business and this role will provide many challenges and rewarding opportunities for the successful analyst/developer.

The role will require the developer to work closely with business-aligned teams and strategists to define requirements of ultra-low latency, high trading applications; create robust technical infrastructure allowing continued growth in transactional volumes and trading frequency; create robust technical infrastructure; actively monitor realtime performance and diagnose issues with trading systems; participate and contribute in design sessions; produce maintainable software.

The successful candidate will have:

Excellent academic record in mathematical/computing disciplines

Experience in programming and design (Java, C#, C++ or C)

SQL skills - Sybase/DB2 are desirable

Experience with Windows and Unix/Linux programming environment.

You must be an excellent communicator with strong analytical skills.

Desirable: Knowledge in relevant financial field e.g. FX, FIC, e-trading, GUI experience


In return the client can offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, and bonuses. They also have a fantastic continual training programme, and opportunities to work closely with industry professionals.

You can expect to have multiple opportunities to gain experience and progress from this position.

To be considered for the position please send me an updated copy of your CV letting me know how you are well suited for the role.

Please note this is a PERMANENT position based inLONDONand will require a minimum of a Tier 1 Visa.

We also have a number of other opportunities within Investment Banking for Java Developers - depending on your level of experience. We always aim for you to be given the chance to progress to the next stage in your career in the placements that we make.

Look forward to hearing from you.

Location: London,UK

Industry: Banking Technology

Start Date: ASAP

Employment Agency: Huxley Associates

Contact: Lydia Ashall


Phone: 0207469 5151

To find out more about Huxley Associates please visit

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