Senior Java Engineer – Python, AWS, Front Office, Equities, Buy-Side, Asset Management

Job title : Senior Java Engineer – Python, AWS, Front Office, Equities, Buy-Side, Asset Management
Location : London
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £70000 - £80000 per annum
Sector : Buy Side
Contact : Jonathan Kempster
Call : 020 7280 9910
Email : email Jonathan
Reference : BHJOB6067_16900
Senior Java Engineer – Python, AWS, Front Office, Equities, Buy-Side, Asset Management

The front office of a world leading Asset Manager are looking for a Senior Java Engineer as they undergo a greenfield build of a new trading application. Sitting within  Global Investment division you will be tasked with core development of the new system. 

The tech is java based and they are looking to build a scalable, cloud native application using microservices on AWS. Due to the front office nature of the role an understanding and experience within financial services is a major benefit as well as a passion for technology.


Technical Skills Required
  • Excellent knowledge of Computer science generally (operating systems, distributed systems, software engineering, networking, security …)
  • Knowledge of Java 8+, Spring Patterns, Micro Service Patterns and testing methodologies
  • Experience working with relational databases and managing large data volumes (Relational & NoSQL)
  • Experience in an Agile processes and the full dev ops lifecycle including CI/CD pipelines
  • Financial Industry experience ( Buy / Sell ) side
  • Experience with AWS or other cloud systems
This is an excellent opportunity to work within a world leading Asset Manager as part of a global technology transformation and greenfield development programme. 

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