Java Developer - Electronic Trading Platform / Quant Libraries - Investment Bank

 

Java Electronic Trading Platform/Quant Developer 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.


Role

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, .

Key Responsibilities

- Design and implement core electronic trading platform components.

- Research use of new technologies and approaches as part of our continuous improvement strategy, including latency optimisation.

- Close interaction with quantitative research e-teams to understand their requirements, and assist in investigations of issues relating to core components (eg performance).

- Work with management to determine time estimates and priorities for projects.

- Develop robust and reliable testing strategies, and help maintain a positive TDD-based ethos.

- Provide guidance on issues relating to quality control of code and production release cycles.

- Report to head of the team.

 

 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.

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Production Support Engineer - CA Siteminder SSO Kerberos - Investment Bank

Production Support Engineer/Specialist is required with technical experience in but not limited to: CA Siteminder Web SSO. Axway XML security gateway.

Good exposure in configuring and supporting web technologies such as Tomcat, Apache, nginx, IIS

Proven logical and methodical problem analysis and troubleshooting skills. Working with an industry recognised service desk and project management toolset. Clear communicator in both written and oral forms. Desirable Skills: - BMC ControlSA (IDM). SQL, Database schema. Knowledge of Process & Quality management, ITIL v2/v3. Microsoft Project, Advanced Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Knowledge of Atlasian Jira Project Management toolset. Previously used ServiceNow as a Service Desk Management product.


Experience of Autoprovisionning tools such as BMC ControlSA, Forgerock or Sailpoint. LDAP. SOA security - SAML/WS-Security. Kerberos/SSL/TLS/PKI/GSS-API/SPNEGO. IIS/WCF/WIF, WAS security models. Infrastructure standards for network load balancers, Servers, networks and storage. Scripting skills using Python or Shell. Application Server: Good exposure in configuring and supporting web technologies such as Tomcat, Apache, nginx, IIS

Proven logical and methodical problem analysis and troubleshooting skills. Working with an industry recognised service desk and project management toolset. Clear communicator in both written and oral forms. Desirable Skills: - BMC ControlSA (IDM). SQL, Database schema. Knowledge of Process & Quality management, ITIL v2/v3. Microsoft Project, Advanced Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Knowledge of Atlasian Jira Project Management toolset. Previously used ServiceNow as a Service Desk Management product.

Role:

The IT Production team provides a platform aimed to be one stop shop for the production and consumption of community driven digital services. These services range from providing on-demand compute resources to analytics platform and DevOps utilities. This includes the support and project deliveries of the platform itself as well as on-boarding new digital offerings into the platform

The SSO team is dealing with support and project delivery on the Identity and access management technologies: Siteminder, LDAP, Axway XML gateways, ADFS, ControlSA,

The production Support Engineer/specialist will be part of a multi-disciplined team, providing support and project delivery for the SSO and Identity Management platforms in the following topics:

This is a contract role paying £550 - £600 per day.  Please quote reference JSADL02785 when applying and send your cv to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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C# WPF FX Developer - MVVM RX GUI - Electronic Trading - Investment Bank

 

C# WPF MVVM RX GUI – eFX Developer with strong C# development skills and good WPF experience – MVVM design patterns is required for to work on a foreign exchange electronic trading system as part of a GUI development team.

Reactive Extensions (Rx). Ability to deliver quality code without relying on the test team. Proactive and flexible approach to dealing with challenges. Strong communication skills. Highly desirables:  Experience of the entire development lifecycle within .NET projects from architecture through to maintenance. Excellent knowledge and practical experience on High performance C# development and the .NET framework and its interoperability mechanisms. Excellent knowledge and experience in object orientated design and development. Excellent knowledge of programming best practices, design patterns etc FX business knowledge (products / exchanges). Good knowledge of Scrum and Agile. Good knowledge of FX and good appreciation of electronic trading

C++ Linux & Windows Developer  - Front Office Infrastructure Investment Banking

C++ Linux /windows developer required to work in Front Office Fixed Income Quant team. This is a highly technical role, and the opportunity for someone to move into investment banking. Working in the quant team, closely with 1 other member to build quant libraries in C++ Linux and Windows C++, also using Scripting languages, particularly Python. Python would be desirable but not essential.

This is a Front Office role to work on ad hoc projects to improve and support the existing software development infrastructure of the Fixed Income pricing libraries.

Key Responsibilities

- Improvement and support of existing software development/testing/release process to ensure standards are kept high, and code is delivered properly.

- Review and improvement of existing library architecture/interfaces to other systems

- Design and support of infrastructure to facilitate the cross platform development (Windows to Linux)

Skills & Qualifications

- Essential - Computer Science or other relevant numerical degree.

- Strong C/C++ Skills (Linux and Windows C++11) essential

- Good operating systems understanding for Linux and Windows platforms

- Knowledge of software quality management tools

- Experience in software testing

- C#, Python, Subversion, Teamcity - nice to have

 

This is a contract role paying up to £620 per day, please quote referenc JSADL02769 when applying and send your cv to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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UI Javascript Developer HTML5 Angular Typescript  -  Equity / Rates / Credit  Derivatives - Investment Bank

Experienced UI Developer - Someone who is happy to build UI\'s (This is not a designer role, already a design team in place)/This is a pure UI role. Develop re-usable UI components. Enterprise background - Someone from a large organisation required, with experience of Equity Derivatives, Credit or Rates experience. Experience of mentoring/up skilling team members/

Consultant will be expected to guide the team of developers in Mumbai. Agile methodology experience is required.


Skills and Experience

  • Strong JavaScript Knowledge
  • Exposure to modern Front End technologies like ReactJS, VueJS, Typescript, ES6 will be an advantage
  • HTML5, Angular, CSS, web frameworks, databases, Middleware, messaging
  • Solid experience with HTML5, Angular, CSS building production services.
  • DevOps frameworks including Docker, Ansible, Chef, Jenkins, Git etc.
  • Experience of cloud space and control plane functions including design, development, testing and implementation.
  • Experience of orchestration and provisioning to support IaaS, PaaS, SaaS service provisioning.
  • Understanding of CSS pre-compilers like LESS, SAASParticipate in the agile full based project software development life cycle including technical analysis, documentation, development, testing and code reviews

The role is to design and develop re-usable UI components, while proposing UI best practises and guidelines. Build robust and fast a pipeline using UI build and package tools like npm, gulp, grunt, webpack. Collaborate with the production support team for release and maintenance of the applications. Work closely with the other developers and solution architects in determining and following best development and architecture practice. Propose and provide feedback from experience/knowledge on web architecture, design and technology choices. Mentor less experienced developers through pair programming and code review. Fully participate in requirement and design meetings for new functionality.

Adlam Consulting operates as an Employment Agency & an Employment Business

This is a contract role paying £550 - £650 per day please quote reference JSADL02726 when applying and send your cv to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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