Ref: 612CHJD

FX Options Lead Java Developer

Czech Republic

Job description

FX Options Lead Java Developer


Job title: FX Options Lead Java Developer

Location: Prague

Job type: Permanent

I am searching for an experienced Java developer with experience in leadership to join a major, established financial group in Prague. In this role you will lead a team that will be is designing and delivering bespoke trading platforms across Foreign Exchange, Fixed Income, Money Markets, Structured Products and the Rates business lines. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented leader to work on exciting, cutting-edge technology for a world leading organisation.

Roles and responsibilities
  • Liase with Traders to understand new requirements, provide support of ongoing deliverables for feedback during the product development
  • Work closely with Sales and Traders to understand new Client requirements, and provide the ability to develop and deliver solutions to these problems
  • design, develop and deliver solutions with the support of BAs and PMs, technical leads, QA testers and Quantitative Developers
  • Work in JIRA to document new developments and progress them within the team
  • Proactively participate in the wider community to be able to understand market changes and developments

Skills and qualifications
  • Excellent Java programming skills with experience using REST
  • Backend Java experience, interacting with Java Swing UI GUI screens
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of developing low-latency trading systems
  • Knowledge of GIT, TeamCity, JUnit or other standard development tools
  • Proven experience in working in the Investment banking and Foreign Exchange teams, specifically showing working with traders
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Competitive base salary
  • Chance to work for an industry leader
  • Private medical and dental care
  • City centre office

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