eFX Front End Developer, HTML 5, WPF, C#, UI, Contract

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Nomura
  • 15 Oct 18

The Developer will be responsible for designing/developing features of the FX eTrading trading platforms including Nomura Live single dealer platform as well as other key eFX Applications.

Role description:

This opportunity is for a Lead Front End Developer in the eFX Technology team who will be responsible for designing/developing features of the FX eTrading trading platforms including Nomura Live single dealer platform as well as other key eFX Applications. This role will include hands on design and code optimization with the development teams.

The eFX Technology team is core to the FX business at Nomura. The team are of medium size (~25 developers) and are situated close to the eFX trading desk working in partnership with the traders on a daily basis.

Key objectives critical to success:

The role is for a Lead Developer to manage the eFX UI application design and roll out. The project includes designing and rewriting many of the legacy eFX UI applications as well as managing the eFX UI development team. The successful candidate will be also be expected to be a hands on developer working closely with the front office and a global development team.

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required:

  • WPF/C#
  • Experience supporting / designing client facing/front end applications for use in different environments (desktop, mobile, tablet etc.)
  • Keen, enthusiastic and passionate about front end development with an eye for detail

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge desired:

  • HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, NodeJS, AJAX and JSON/XML
  • AngularJS, ReactJS or other JavaScript Frameworks (jQuery, Vue.js, Knockout etc.)
  • TDD and testing frameworks such as Jasmine, Selenium and Cucumber
  • Messaging, Tibco Rendezvous, EMS / JMS
  • Linux
  • Framework Design and Development
  • eTrading / eMarkets experience


Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge preferred:

  • Knowledge of e-Trading workflows (Contribution, Trading, STP, RFQ, Market data)
  • Low latency (sub millisecond)
  • eFX
  • Java experience beneficial
  • WPF

Right to Work

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