Director of Engineering | Tier One Investment Bank

  • Market related
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GQR Global Markets
  • 02 Jul 18 2018-07-02

We are looking for a Director level developer with hands-on Java development experience to lead an expanding team in a leading investment bank based in London. You must be a natural leader and mentor with a driven yet pragmatic, delivery focused mindset and a desire to deliver constant business value through effective and innovative use of technology with a proven background in delivering high quality business critical software. Your team will be at the forefront of significant contributio

We are looking for a Director level developer with hands-on Java development experience to lead an expanding team in a leading investment bank based in London.

You must be a natural leader and mentor with a driven yet pragmatic, delivery focused mindset and a desire to deliver constant business value through effective and innovative use of technology with a proven background in delivering high quality business critical software.

Your team will be at the forefront of significant contributions in a company whose culture is open, intellectual and challenging. You are expected to be a creative, self-starter with a wide scope of experience, as there will be opportunities and budgets allocated to greenfield innitiatives resulting from technological advancements within the financial market.

Required Skills

- Experience leading a global team of developers, Business analysts and Project Managers.

- Hands-on development experience in Java/C++, knowledge of Python and Scala are a plus.

- Experience with Big Data, Machine Learning Algorithms could be beneficial.

- Proven track record of delivering high pressure projects within a reputable investment bank or hedge fund.

- Expert understanding of the financial market and emerging technologies 

 

Qualifications & Skills

- MSc/PhD in Cmputer Science/Engineering

- Enthusiastic and inspirational, prioritising your teams development

- Efficient and always looking to enhance solutions

 

GQR Global Markets

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