Senior Java Engineer - Leading FX FinTech

Senior Java Engineer - Leading FX FinTech

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    City of London, London

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    £95000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension

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    Cedric Sellmann

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    about 2 months ago

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Senior Java Engineer - Leading FX FinTech
Salary up to £105K + Bonus (25% minimum)

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

As the Senior Java Engineer, you will:

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

Situated minutes from Holborn, our business is passionate about 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 Senior Java Engineer include a generous 28 days annual leave, an uncapped cash bonus (25% minimum), free daily breakfast/ lunch and regular social activities.

The team builds everything entirely from scratch and is entirely bespoke to them, we like Engineers who like to get to the nitty-gritty of a problem and are real self-thinkers. A great working environment with some really switched-on people! Come join!

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

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