Java Developer Quant Libraries for the  Electronic Trading Platform - Investment Bank


Strong Java developer to work alongside a  Quant Developer working on electronic Trading Platform /quant libraries.

This role is for a strong Java developer with good numerical skills with the flexibility to create & implement innovative solutions from scratch. Outstanding implementation skills in an Object Orientated programming language (backed up by significant programming experience in an industrial context working on large projects). Strong academic background (DEA/MSc/PhD) in mathematics/physics/computer science from a leading academic institution. MSc is a minimum for this role. Excellent problem solving/debugging skills. Active interest in design of system architecture. Good understanding of concurrent application design. Innovative with a start-up mentality. Good communication skills in English (other languages advantageous). Pragmatic approach to ensuring delivery on a timely basis. Financial and product knowledge is an advantage. Previous automatic trading experience is not required.


This is not a quant role, but a role for a Java developer to work alongside a quant developer.  The team produce the underlying libraries used by the Quants and other groups, and work on the development and architectural design of the in house electronic trading framework. The core components produced by this team are used to construct high-performance cross-asset market applications (eg automated quoting, hedging, etc.) by other Front Office e-teams.

As part of a small development community this role is fast paced, requiring a candidate that can consistently deliver high quality results to meet the continuously evolving requirements of our clients.

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 This is a contract role paying upto £620 per day.  Please quote reference JSADL02667 when applying and send your cv to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Adlam Consulting operates as an Employment Agency & an Employment Business