Java Engineer – Core Java, Multithreading, Concurrency, Fixed Income eTrading – London

Job title : Java Engineer – Core Java, Multithreading, Concurrency, Fixed Income eTrading – London
Location : South East London
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £60000 - £65000 per annum
Sector : Sell Side
Contact : Tom Lynch
Call : 020 7763 7074
Email : email Tom
Reference : BHJOB6067_18968
Java Engineer – Core Java, Multithreading, Concurrency, Messaging, Fixed Income, Bonds, eTrading – London
A Java Engineer with 2-3 years’ experience of Core Java is sought after by a leading Investment Bank to join one of their Fixed Income eTrading teams. Specifically, this team have ownership of a high-performance global bonds platform with functionality including analytics, market making, RFQ through to trade execution itself.
 The platform has a complex & distributed multithreaded code base, provides a latency to its users in the milliseconds, as well as being tied into some of the businesses Algos meaning it also handles main flow for their Credit Traders.
As a Java Engineer, your role will be to work in tandem with the senior team members, gaining direct exposure to trading desks and helping to work through an existing backlog of feature enhancements to ensure the platform continues to provide a world-class service.
As such, to be successful you will demonstrate the following:
  • Strong hands-on coding skills with Core Java/J2SE (note this team does not make use of frameworks such as Spring)
  • The ability to write robust multithreaded code and having delivered said code into production.
  • Any experience with low latency systems, messaging, concurrency etc. is highly beneficial.
  • Ideally a background within Financial Services, preferably Fixed Income (Rates, Credit, Bonds)
  • Clear and confident communications, with previous experience facing off to business users/stakeholders.
This is an exciting opportunity for a talented Core Java Developer to join a high performing engineering team and work on a business-critical Bond eTrading platform.

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