Experienced Java Developer - Systematic Trading - 50-100 % Bonus

  • £80 - 120K Base, 50-100% Bonuses
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Oxford Knight
  • 12 Dec 18

Keywords: Expert Java, Low Latency, JVM Performance Tuning, Performance Java, Core Java, J2SE, JEE, Multi-Threading, High Throughput, Garbage Collector.

Leading Systematic trading fund (Top 3 AUM), great culture, rewards and perks. Working at the cutting edge of technology and being rewarded for it. 

Your challenges: 

- Varied, might involve building new execution algorithms,

- The platforms on which they run, 

- Simulation environments

- Intelligent order routing,

- Connectivity to execution venues and brokers, 

- Optimisation of all aspects of the trading lifecycle.

You possess: 

- Expert proficiency in Java 

- Strong Education - Red Brick Comp Sci, Maths, Physics, Engineering (1st or 2:1)

- Finance experience/knowledge a significant advantage


- Systems are almost all running on Linux and most of the trading applications are written in Java.

- TypeScript for web front-ends and Python for exploratory research.

- Bitbucket, Jenkins, Grafana + Prometheus, Docker, OpenStack for their private cloud, Ansible for architecture automation, and HipChat for internal communication.

Tech list is never static. 

  • Modern office overlooking the Thames, great perks, excellent salary & Bonuses of around (50-100%).


Will Wilson | Research Associate | Oxford Knight

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Email:         will.wilson@oxfordknight.co.uk

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