eFX Senior Java Developer, e-trading, Low Latency, Contract

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Contract, Full time
  • Nomura
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

This opportunity is for a Java Developer who will be responsible for designing/developing features of the FX eTrading environment during an important migration phase that the team is entering.



Job Title: eFX Java Developer



Corporate Title: Contractor



Department: Technology



Location: London

Company overview

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership. For further information about Nomura, visit www.nomura.com

Role description:

This opportunity is for a Java Developer who will be responsible for designing/developing features of the FX eTrading environment during an important migration phase that the development team is entering. The role will focus on migrating key derivative products such as Forwards, Swaps and NDF's onto the strategic platform, and decommission the legacy platforms.

Key objectives critical to success:

The role is for a hands-on developer working closely with the Front Office and a Global development team to design optimized pricing and trading infrastructure.

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required:

  • Core Java
  • Distributed systems server development
  • Messaging, Tibco Rendezvous, EMS / JMS
  • Linux
  • Framework Design and Development
  • Knowledge of FX Products (Spot, Forwards, Swaps and NDF's)
  • eTrading / eMarkets experience


Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge preferred:

  • Network Tuning
  • OS Tuning
  • Java Tuning
  • Knowledge of e-Trading workflows (Contribution, Trading, STP, RFQ, Market data)
  • Ultra low latency
  • eFX Risk and Pricing
  • multi-threaded systems