Mid Java Developer

  • £45,000-£50,000 per annum depending on experience
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Mandara
  • 13 Sep 18 2018-09-13

Mandara’s Technology team is dedicated to providing outstanding technology solutions to the trading business. Most of our software is developed in-house, driving further business growth. This is a unique opportunity to fast-track your career and work in a rapidly expanding company with a meritocratic, start-up culture. Personal integrity and the unrelenting pursuit of excellence are central to everything we do.

The key to success in this role is:

  • Passion for technological development
  • A relentlessly self-improving and ambitious attitude
  • Desire to achieve excellence

Performance Objectives:

  • Challenge and continuously improve the capability and reliability of cutting edge trading systems
  • Directly shape business functioning by researching and applying latest technologies to design, implement and support innovative software solutions
  • Total responsibility for managing the full project lifecycle to delivery, including the production of robust, maintainable and well documented code

Experience and Skills


  • 2+ years’ java experience in a development capacity
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Understanding of multi-threading
  • SQL


  • Understanding of financial markets, systems and instruments
  • Messaging/reactive system experience, Linux and Windows knowledge 
  • SQL Server


  • Exposure to project lifecycles and agile methodologies
  • Understanding of C#
  • Understanding of GC
  • Experience using modern Javascript framework (React/Angular/Vue)
  • Interest in low latency systems