• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2018-07-16
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Competitive
  • Full time

Senior Risk and P&L Server-side Developer – VP level

The 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. Across these areas, the team is responsible for delivering innovative solutions to business requirements, ensuring that these solutions are accurate, performant, robust, reliable and scalable.

Senior Risk and P&L Server-side Developer – VP level

London based

The 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. Across these areas, the team is responsible for delivering innovative solutions to business requirements, ensuring that these solutions are accurate, performant, robust, reliable and scalable.

Key initiatives include the implementation of a new intraday and end-of-day pricing platform along with the maintenance of the intraday risk and P&L platform across the Rates and Credit business.  The team organizes work through JIRA, and follows a continuous integration approach. Major releases of 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 Java and Python and/or C++
  • 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
  • Designing and developing functionality to deliver changes through to production
  • Strong focus on platform performance and optimization
  • Providing 3rd line support as part of a rota (including overnight support)
  • Providing technical leadership of distributed development team, and may involve some line management of junior team members

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Investment Banking Front-Office application delivery experience
  • Expert in Java technologies (server-side development, including multi-threading and business-rich high-performance distributed systems)
  • Experience developing banking applications with Python and/or C++
  • Strong understanding of Interest Rate/Credit/FX derivatives products and trading
  • Knowledge of front-office risk and P&L calculations
  • Experience of Oracle Coherence beneficial
  • Identifies architectural opportunities and employ best practices by default
  • Applying appropriate Design Patterns and Multi-tier framework implementation
  • Proficient in Oracle and UNIX from a developers' perspective
  • Experience delivering in an agile, fast-paced trading technology environment
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