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Contract Java Software Engineer EFX (Contract)

Location: London Country: UK Rate: £850 - £950 per day

A Global Investment Banking firm seeks several Java Software Engineers. The successful applicant will be working on the firm's FX RFQ streaming franchise and Venue connectivity utilising Java, FIX, and Tibco/Solace Messaging.

Job Responsibilities/Role:

  • Building ultra-low latency connectivity to different ECN FX venues such as 360FX, FX Connect, Bloomberg etc.
  • Utilising Java low-latency software and hardware techniques
  • Drive the development of a high-performance and scalable technology platform
  • Server Side development with Java

Key Technical and Background required:

  • Very strong core Java - including threading, sockets/networks.
  • Well-versed in TCP/UDP protocols.
  • Solid understanding of OO principles.
  • Unix/Linux experience
  • Knowledge of financial messaging protocols, especially FIX.
  • Solid SDLC knowledge and use of build, testing, deploy, code analysis tools
  • KDB is useful.
  • Middleware such as Tibco RV, Solace, Aeron
  • Knowledge of eFX/Rates E-Trading Venues is desirable.
  • Experience working with large financial software systems.
  • Knowledge of eTrading RFQ Tag Values

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

Posted Date: 13 Jun 2024 Reference: JS-BBBH162775 Employment Business: McGregor Boyall Contact: Daniel Fisher