Senior Java Developer – Spring Boot, Microservices, AWS, Risk, Pricing, Fixed Income

Job title : Senior Java Developer – Spring Boot, Microservices, AWS, Risk, Pricing, Fixed Income
Location : South East London
Job type : Contract
Salary : £750 - £850 per day
Sector : Sell Side
Contact : Tom Lynch
Call : 020 7763 7074
Email : email Tom
Reference : BHJOB6067_19342
Senior Java Developer – Spring Boot, Microservices, AWS, EC2, S3, Jenkins, Risk, Pricing, Margin Calculation, Financial Services  
A Senior Java Developer is urgently sought after by a global Financial Services business to join one of their Fixed Income technology teams and help drive an ongoing tech modernisation/transformation project, working on a business-critical platform that provides risk, pricing and margin calculation services for credit derivative and options products (amongst others).
You will work closely with business users to introduce new functionality, such as enhanced trade simulation capabilities, onboarding of new product types, as well as helping port the platform onto AWS cloud.
To do this, you will work heavily with Java and Spring Boot Microservices as part of an Agile team that closely adhere to TDD and utilise DevOps CICD.
To be successful you will demonstrate the following:
  • A strong background in server-side Java development with usage of Spring Boot to develop modern microservices
  • Experience working with both public cloud and containerised systems using AWS, EC3, S3, Docker, Kubernetes etc.
  • An Agile mindset with experience in both TDD and DevOps CI/CD, preferably with Gitlab but open to Jenkins, BitBucket etc. 
  • A background in Financial Services is critical, ideally with exposure to any of Risk, Pricing of calculation services, and preferably within the Credit Derivatives space
  • A clear communicator with strong stakeholder engagement skills
This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Senior Java Developer to get involved in an interesting modernisation/cloud migration project for a truly world leading credit derivatives clearing platform.

Please note, you will be required to work via an umbrella company for the duration of this contract, due to the organisations policy for contractors. 

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