Senior FI KDB Developer

Location:
London
Job Type:
Contract
Industry:
Digital Workspace
Job reference:
BBBH223375_1710935584
Posted:
24 days ago

Job Title: Senior FI KDB Developer
Location: London
Working Model: Hybrid
Duration: up to 12 months minimum with further extensions possible
Daily Rate Available: up to £1091 Umbrella
Inside IR35 via Umbrella: Paystream, Danbro, Focused

Role Description

We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join the FI eTrading team under the role of Senior KDB Developer - FICC IT

*This contract can convert to a permanent seat

Responsibilities

  • Work with KDB Framework and liaise with business/traders/quants to develop enhancements and deliver automation
  • Troubleshoot issues faced by quants/traders in a real time trading environment
  • Delivery of new functionality to the KDB data analytics platform, infrastructure, as well as provide support directly to the Fixed Income E-Trading/Sales/Quant desks.
  • Contribute and own projects delivering enhancements & stability improvements on behalf of the business teams.
  • The build and maintenance of tools, to industrialize support of a cutting edge in-house trading platform.
  • Constantly challenging and seeking new areas for automation of manual tasks from the global team.
  • Working with the traders and quants- analysing requirements real time from users and technical support colleagues, designing and prototyping solutions, through to testing and deployment.
  • Work with systems development teams ensuring best design, deployment, capacity and operability.
  • Working with the quants- analysing requirements real time from users and technical support colleagues, designing and prototyping solutions, through to testing and deployment.
  • Ownership of problems to complete resolution

Essential Skillset/Experience

  • Strong KDB and Q language skills to handle time series data
  • Experience with end to end KDB solutions (Infrastructure as a Code included)
  • Experience of designing KDB plants.
  • Knowledge of Fixed Income business, products and markets.
  • Can operate at a KDB Advisory level.
  • You've been involved within complex programmes / multiple projects across multiple work streams / global locations.
  • Involved with plans, risk & issues and dependencies.
  • Excellent communication skills & ability to influence project design and scope.
  • Excellent senior stakeholder management & change management skills.
  • Ownership of problems to complete solution, requirement gathering and cross project engagements.
  • Work with systems development teams ensuring best design, deployment, capacity and operability.
  • Experience in automating the delivery pipelines and building a self-resilient platform

If you're a senior KDB Developer, we're keen to hear from you -

The role will be based in London but some travel may be required.

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