Lead Java Developer

Lead Java Developer

  • Location

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £110000 - £120000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits

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    James Potton

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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Lead Java Developer

Salary - up to £120k + 50% bonus

We are working exclusively with a global trading vendor who are looking for a Lead Java Developer to build out their trading platform that consumes 5 billion messages per day.

This will be a majority hands-on position with some line management responsibilities (1-1s, mentorship etc)

The Lead Java Developer will get the opportunity to develop on highly scalable and low latency software that is crucial to their trading system that is used by investment banks, hedge funds and asset managers across the world.

We are offering the Lead Java Developer:

  • contributions to multiple areas of the business including core trading services, real-time price feeds, cloud-based microservices and big data handling
  • the opportunity to work on globally distributed systems and highly available trading software
  • a cross-functional working environment - working closely with Product, QA, UX/UI and Frontend/Mobile Engineers

As the Lead Java Developer, you'll lead by example with a company that pair program daily and practice clean code utilising TDD and CI/CD.

Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms will be advantageous as the LeadJava Developer will be dealing with real-time financial technical problems and concepts.

The company are based in central London and are now in their 7th year and have over 80 employees now. The Lead Java Developer will be joining a company that provide lucrative bonus schemes alongside an extensive benefits package!

Apply now for immediate consideration for this excellent Lead Java Developer opportunity!

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