Java eFX Developer - Core Pricing

  • GBP600 - GBP800 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley
  • 12 Nov 18

My client, a leading European Investment Bank is looking to make a hire into their eFX Development Team. The eFX team is responsible for implementing low latency, high performance and real-time electronic trading systems.

Java eFX Developer - Core Pricing

My client, a leading European Investment Bank is looking to make a hire into their eFX Development Team. The eFX team is responsible for implementing low latency, high performance and real-time electronic trading systems.

You'll be building bespoke pricing and trading platforms, as well as distributing market data to external clients.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure a robust high-performance eFX Market Making platform that follows best practice in terms of architecture, configuration and capacity planning.
  • Identify areas of improvement and performance tuning to eliminate any bottlenecks or areas of latency.
  • Full testing of new versions of software (including Unit, Regression and SI), conducting test plans, analysing results and drawing conclusions with the user representatives.
  • To discuss issues and problems with users and ensure an understanding of the business needs, the related products and transaction flows.
  • Manage the technical relationship with the external electronic market technology teams and internal development and connectivity teams.

Skills

  • 8 years of minimum experience of developing electronic Pricing and Trading Systems using Core Java.
  • Take ownership, help specify and deliver large scale projects and work under own initiative.
  • Good understanding of FX Business and trading practices.

Desirable

  • Knowledge of FX STP Trade processing (Settlement, Fixings, Payment systems etc)
  • Agile Development Practices ( TDD, BDD, Automated Builds, Continuous Integration) / Scrum, Kanban Methodologies

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.