Java Developer

Your Future Role

Our client is an information company. With expertise across the world’s largest industries we leverage technology and data science, to provide the insights, perspectives and data to help customers make more informed decisions, driving growth, performance and efficiency.
With offices in London, Bucharest, North America and Asia, our clients' team is a global one with a strong development culture and a passion for applying cutting edge technology to solve complex technical problems.

Your role

Java developer working on new product in the risk management space in Portfolio Valuations. Portfolio Valuations is a fully hosted service that provides independent post-trade OTC derivative valuations to buy-side firms using established valuation methodologies, quantitative techniques and industry standard models.

This is a performance critical application in active development, used to calculate risk metrics on our parallel processing grid architecture.
You will be working with a product team of quantitative business analysts to deliver features and fix bugs, in an Agile environment.
Work in distributed teams, use full Scrum, including daily scrum meetings in the afternoon, bi-weekly sprint reviews and sprint retrospectives. Use JIRA to track stories and Gitlab to maintain code source repositories.

As well as delivering software of high quality, you’ll work towards the team’s goals of high test-coverage, automated and frequent deployment and regular cycles of code delivery, testing and feedback.
You’ll be expected to act as a senior developer, providing guidance and mentoring.

Some of the technologies and platforms you’ll have the opportunity to gain exposure to are:

Java 8+ and Scala
Oracle 12c
An Apache Ignite computational grid and distributed cache
Amazon Web Services
Our extensive library of industry standard pricing models

Desired Qualifications

Education and experience

Degree in computer science or numerate discipline, or equivalent background
Professional experience working on Java platforms for at least 4 years
Comfortable working with complex applications
Strong algorithmic background
Spring knowledge
SQL \ relational database skills
Comfortable working with both UNIX/Linux and Windows environments

Nice to have

Experience providing architectural guidance and mentoring others
Financial services or data feeds experience
Grid computation
Apache Ignite
Distributed applications
Multithreading and performance
Apache CXF \ Web services
JMS, Message Queues

Hiring process

You will attend two technical interviews, one on site and one remote at an hour at your discretion. We always give feedback on your interviews.

The Special Thing About This Job

What we offer:

Quiet, modern, open space offices near Aurel Vlaicu metro station, across Promenada Mall
Attractive benefits package (Medical services, discounts for gyms, Meal vouchers)
Ongoing education (Participation in conferences and trainings)
Comfortable work/life balance: Work from home & Flexible Working Hours
Three days for charity/volunteering
Chillout & fun room (pool table, PlayStation)
Reading room
Fruit days, Coffee, tea, chocolate
Parking Place

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Job Facts

Career Level
2 - Experienced (Non-Manager)
Contract type
Full time