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Software Engineer Java Backend - Trading Systems

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Recruiter: Client Server
Listed on: 28th September
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £80,000 - £90,000
Type: Permanent

Software Engineer / Java Developer (Linux TCP/IP Low Latency). Are you a skilled Software Engineer looking for your next challenge? Would you like an opportunity to make an impact in a dynamic scale-up, where you'll take ownership of complex work in a highly talented team?

The company specialises in e-trading technology, and has produced market-disrupting solutions for banks and asset managers operating in the Fixed Income and Derivatives markets. In this Software Engineer position you'll play a key role in improving and scaling the core ultra-low latency, high throughput messaging system. 

As a Software Engineer, you'll join a close-knit team of passionate technologists and finance entrepreneurs who've won a reputation for their boundary-breaking approach to software development. With a focus on continual learning and collaboration, you'll pair programme, discuss ideas and think outside the box to improve the ground-breaking real-time systems. 

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll be based at impressive City offices in due course, where you can enjoy a relaxed but professional environment.*


  • You have strong Java development skills (including multi-threading)
  • You have experience of working on low latency, high throughput systems (finance environment experience not necessary)
  • You have good knowledge of Linux OS; TCP, UDP, Ethernet, HTTP and understand the concept of Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
  • You're an advocate of Extreme Programming (XP), TDD (Test Driven Development) / DDD (Domain Driven Design)
  • You're a positive team player who excels when working collaboratively

As a Software Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £90k) plus bonus and a comprehensive benefits package, including a generous holiday allowance and potential equity.

If you are interested in this Software Engineer / Java Developer (Linux TCP/IP Low Latency) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.

Contact Name: Java Team
Reference: TJ/3990/BB/15118/O/JR/280920_1601283401
Job ID: 2857400

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