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Java Developer - Risk &P&L - Fixed Income

£600 to £650

London / Contract / Ref: LB-JVA

Java Developer - Risk &P&L - Fixed Income

For this Investment Bank we are looking for a Java Engineer with strong Risk and P&L experience. The Global Markets Debt Strats group is a front-office team responsible for delivery of risk and P&L platforms and applications for the Rates, Credit and Emerging Markets trading businesses globally.

This role is for an experienced Java Engineer to deliver enhancements, extensions and support for existing intraday risk and P&L platforms used within Debt Trading.

The team organizes work through JIRA, and follows a continuous integration approach using Team City. Major releases of IRiS are delivered to all businesses globally on a monthly basis, with interim patches and frequent configuration changes deployed between these as required.

Key responsibilities:

  • Hands-on implementation of server-side risk and P&L functionality in IRiS (Java) and Kannon (Python and/or C++)
  • Point of contact for technical application management (DR planning, application security, technology audit queries and infrastructure estate management)
  • Working closely with trading, quants and other stakeholders to understand requirements and investigate queries and issues
  • Performing analysis of existing platform functionality to determine how best to deliver platform extensions

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Expert in Java technologies (server-side development, including multi-threading and business-rich high-performance distributed systems)
  • Strong understanding of interest rate/credit derivatives products and trading
  • Investment Banking Front-Office application delivery experience (min 7 years)
  • Knowledge of front-office risk and P&L calculation
  • Experience with DR planning, application security, technology audit and infrastructure planning beneficial
  • Experience of Oracle Coherence beneficial
  • Beneficial: experience developing banking applications with C++ and/or Python

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