Senior Java Developer (VP) - FX Algorithmic Trading

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    City of London, London

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    £100000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Flexible Working

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    Andrew Botterill

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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(Senior) Java Developers (VP or AVP) sought by a City-based Investment Bank who are a top-ten global leader in FX Trading.

Our client has recently budgeted a number of new permanent hires for Low Latency Java Developers with expertise in FX Algorithmic / Electronic Trading to work on a number of new and greenfield initiatives planned for 2020 onwards.

The successful hires will design and engineer FX E-trading platforms for Execution, Pricing, Market Making and Risk. A business-facing role is optional! You will build Low Latency server-side Trading components with a focus on robustness, performance and maintainability, using modern development principles and practices.


  • Extensive experience in development (and ideally technical leadership), with complex, multithreaded Java code.
  • FX Electronic Trading expertise ideal, but Fixed Income and Rates Electronic Trading also relevant.
  • Good Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Computer Science or a subject with a high mathematical component.
  • Agile/Scrum development practices and principles focusing on writing high-performance, clean code.
  • Experience with Low Latency Middleware / Messaging such as 29West, AMPS, Tibco RV, Solace or SmartSockets

This is an excellent opportunity for eFX Java experts to join a City-based Top-Tier FX House. Please contact for more information.