Java Engineer - FX FinTech Startup

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    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension

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    Cedric Sellmann

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Cedric Sellmann

Java Engineer - FX FinTech Startup
Salary up to £95K + Bonus

We are looking for a Java Engineer to help work on a leading foreign exchange platform processing over 5 billion daily trade messages for a heavily backed FX FinTech Start-up leading the industry for 3 years. This highly sophisticated low latency, multithreaded Java system processes high-volume data in real time. As a Java Engineer, you will relish managing and building an entirely greenfield, globally distributed platform scaled onto the cloud.

As the Java Engineer, you will:

  • Use Docker/Kubernetes container tools deploying complex threaded Java microservices in AWS.
  • Minimise discrepancies practicing with peers in paired programming, TDD/ BDD and continuous integration.
  • Solve low level Java challenges using wider programming tools available to you including Python (Data projects), Kotlin (Android projects), Rust and C++.

Situated minutes from covent garden, our business is passionate in the personal development of our Java Engineer, a unique budget is allocated for each employee to spend on self-improvement and growth. Additional perks for our Java Engineer include a generous 28 days annual leave, an uncapped cash bonus (25% minimum), free daily breakfast/ lunch and regular social activities.

By the end of the year the company will reach the £1bn valuation mark, remarkable for an organisation just 3 years old, with its best months of trading happening now during the pandemic. We offer our Java Engineer remote onboarding and just 2 rounds of interviewing.

Apply now for immediate consideration for this excellent Java Engineer opportunity!

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