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Senior Javascript Developer

Call David Baker on +44 (0) 20 7747 1042

16/05/2017 | Contract | London

This team provide applications to the my clients Front Office for e-commerce of both EQD and fixed income products. It comprises approximately 200 people This group is responsible for the development of award-winning applications and electronic connectivity to customers and exchanges throughout the world Within this department there are multiple roles developing internally and externally facing applications for pricing and trading cash and structure products across the different product lines The applications are delivered via a mix of HTML5 UI technologies and Java server side components to manage downstream service interaction and orchestration from pricing through to booking. The projects are undergoing some transformation both with UI platform convergence with like applications but also modularization and industrialization of services to provide a scalable, robust platform for upcoming years of growth. What we are looking for is a talented HTML5/Javascript developer with proven experience in software engineering and ideally a good knowledge of financial markets to work on the transformation projects Key Responsibilities · Participate in an agile based software development life-cycle including technical analysis, documentation, development, testing and code reviews. · Collaborate with the production support team for release and maintenance of the components. · Work closely with the other developers in determining and following best development and architecture practice. · Propose and provide feedback from experience/knowledge on architecture, design, technology choices and technology direction of the platform. · Mentor less experienced developers both in London and India through pair programming and code review. · Fully participate in requirement and design meetings for new functionality. · Provide 3rd line application support on a rotation basis within the team. Skills and Experience · At least 5 years software development experience in an investment banking environment, or equivalent. · Front office development experience in any of Equity derivatives, Credit or Rates products · Experience developing large real-time financial trading applications. · Experience with real time messaging protocols. · Experience with event driven architectures · Strong development skills and experience with Javascript · Strong development skills and experience with Typescipt , CSS. · Strong development skills and experience with the Angular js libraries and other web technologies · Excellent knowledge of programming best practices, design patterns etc. · Strong interest in continuous improvement and all aspects of software development and delivery · Agile practitioner using Scrum. · Strong understanding of test driven development and continuous integration practices · Strong communication skills, both orally and in writing, inside and outside the team. · Desire to learn quickly and ability to adapt to a fast changing environment. · Strong problem solving skills. · Comfortable dealing with numbers. · Solid academic background in engineering, sciences or economics.

Rate:
£ 500.00 Per Day
Reference:
ITHR/37625
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