Java Developer, Associate, Corporate - Technology

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Jefferies
  • 21 Jun 18 2018-06-21

We are seeking an Application Developer who will be part of the Fixed Income Technology team, directly supporting the Front Office within Jefferies.

Company

Jefferies, the global investment banking firm, has served companies and investors for over 50 years. Headquartered in New York with its European head office in London and staff in over 30 global cities, the firm provides clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, institutional brokerage and securities research, and wealth and asset management. Jefferies provides research and execution services in equity, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures and commodities markets, and a full range of investment banking services including underwriting, merger and acquisition, restructuring and recapitalisation.

Team

We are seeking an Application Developer who will be part of the Fixed Income Technology team, directly supporting the Front Office within Jefferies.

Role

  • Develop new software as required by the business
  • Maintain existing codebase
  • Improve existing codebase based on the guidelines set by the team management
  • Providing 2nd level support
  • Project work - act as key developer in major project related work and responsibility for small projects and specific support tasks. Projects will include custom development, implementation and integration of vendor products, and enhancement / support of existing systems.


Person Specification

The following skills and experience are required for this role:

  • Java8 programming experience is required
  • Spring Framework
  • Unix shell scripting
  • Exposure to Automated Testing Frameworks for Java and Web Applications
  • Exposure to a real-time infrastructure (Tibco, RMDS, MarketView etc) is an advantage
  • Databases: Sybase & Oracle
  • Tools: Git, SVN, Team City, Maven

Desired Experience/Skills:

  • Javascript frameworks (AngularJS, React, ExtJS, Vaadin, JQuery etc)
  • Kotlin, C#, C++ programming skills
  • Previous experience working in financial services
  • Previous experience from a similar position within Front Office
  • Fixed Income Credit & Rates Bond / Repo trading system experience