Java / React Developer - FX - Global Hegdefund

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7th March




£850 - £851



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A client I'm working with who is a Global Hedgefund is looking for a Java/React Developer to join their team based in London on a long term contract position.

Role Description:

  • Java React developer role within the FX Derivatives and Risk team to build and extend FX Options and Risk frontend application suite.

Essential Skills

  • Excellent programming skills in any OOP language including but not limited to Java and Python.
  • Very good knowledge and experience in Web Technologies, tools and frameworks, HTML, CSS, JavaScript and React
  • Knowledge or experience of agile development (e.g. XP, SCRUM, Kanban) and continuing integration.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills in a high-pressure environment.
  • Must possess a solid degree in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Mathematics or relevant analytical degree.
  • Strong understanding of algorithms, data structures and design patterns including why and where to use them.
  • Candidate must be a strong team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Solid knowledge of contemporary development processes, build environments and testing tools.

Nice to have.

  • Derivative/Options product knowledge, preferably within FX.
  • Front Office experience, preferably in a FX or other Fixed Income or Derivatives Trading environments.
  • Experience in developing UI applications for finance, preferably within FX.

This will be on a 12 month rolling contract offering the successful candidate the flexibility to work on a hybrid policy 2/3 days a week in the office.

If this position is of interest please send me across your most recent CV and I'll be in touch if suitable.

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