You will undertake the development of estimation models and simulation models (rates, inflation, equity, credit, FX) in shared analytics framework, plus occasional redesign of the existing pricing models (rates, credit)
It would be an advantage to have:
Automation Test Company, Automation Test Analyst
My client is a top-tier investment bank looking for a hands-on automation tester, with strong background in JAVA and bespoke in-house, open source automation framework knowledge.
The automation test analyst must have developed and maintained bespoke automation frameworks from scratch.
(FX and banking knowledge desirable)
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This team provides innovative solutions for low touch trading, which includes FIX connectivity, low latency market connectivity, smart order routing, algorithmic trading and internal crossing. You will be developing multi-threaded, low latency, concurrent applications in Java. The next generation technology platform has received significant investment meaning there is plenty of work to be done.
Exceptionally talented Java Developer required by a leading Investment bank in order to join a successfully and innovative FX eTrading technology team. The successful applicant will sit on the trading floor and work closely with Quants and traders with the task of building algorithmic trading strategies using modern Java related technologies. This is an opportunity for a talented Java developer to work with cutting edge technologies and make a real difference to the business through technology enhancements.
The successful applicant can look to receive between £700-£800 per day
Skills, experience and qualifications required:
The Infrastructure Analyst will be experienced working in a team environment, will be an excellent communicator IT Infrastructure Analyst (Technical) - (networking, Windows, VMware, AD, SAN, HP, XenApp, Citrix, Exchange)
London - £45,000 - 50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Our client is looking for an experienced 3rd line infrastructure analyst - providing technical support across a wide range of technologies. The team will be responsible for ensuring 3rd line server support for the business - mix of BAU support and project work.
· Provide assistance to end users on complex topics
· Provide highly responsive IT support in the trading teams in the Front Office
· Ensure rapid response to user technical and functional issues for a wide range of trading applications.
Expected experience and knowledge:
· Strong understanding of financial markets, specifically FX Derivatives and FX Cash.
· Strong FX derivatives product knowledge (vanilla and exotic options), including valuation and sensitivities.
· Strong understanding in Front Office and Risk management.
· Expert in Murex Front Office and Risk modules on MxG2000 v2.11 (Pricing, simulation, Market Data, VaR, PL VAR, standard reports).
· Understanding of MxML worflows to provide assistance to Middle Office users
· Good communication, interpersonal skills.
· Strong stakeholder management skills (contact with traders, Risk managers).
· Used to work on the ground, with no documentation. Frequent escalations to manage.
· Provide assistance to end users on complex topics.
· Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
· Fluent in English.
I am currently looking for an ION Application Support Analyst - FX, Rates, and Credit to join a top investment bank based in London.
The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.
Support the Service & Product Manager across our Rates and Credit business (Trading and Sales) and our technical partners
Uphold high standards for timely issue resolution and communications with our clients
Contribute expertise to the management of existing and new IT products and services
Define workarounds for known errors, initiate and help to deliver process improvements
Maintain a knowledge database, and personal development to succeed
Experienced Application Support Analyst
A natural ability to solve complex issues (covering both technical and business areas)
Experience in a role like this (eg previous Front Office exposure within Investment Banking)
Supported both packaged and custom solutions (eg ION MarketView for Bonds, Futures, and IRS)
Strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills (ie you know how to figure problems out)
Have fundamental IT skills across Windows, UNIX, SQL and ITIL
The team provide regulatory compliance advisory service to the Front Office which is FICC orientated, largely around Fixed Income asset classes. You'll work closely with the Global Head of Advisory and UK Head of Advisory and will sit in the dealing room with the Front Office, providing continuous guidance to make sure people are compliant in their trading activity.
You'll have the opportunity to gain exposure to multiple asset classes and to sit in the Front Office of one of Europe's largest investment banks. They are also building teams from scratch in New York and Singapore which you have the opportunity to become involved in and possibly head up if you'd like to.
The position pays £100,000 - £120,000 + bonus + benefits.
· Compliance advisory in the Front Office
· Strong involvement in recent regulations such as EMIR, Dodd Frank, MiFID II and MAR
· Strong Fixed Income or FX knowledge and experience
We are working this vacancy exclusively for the time being, so for a limited time only there is much less competition. Therefore, please apply ASAP if you'd like to discuss.
Key: C++, FX Options, developer, banking, linux, CPU, FX, forex, C++, Pricing
C++ Linux FX Developer - £650pd contract, London
The primary purpose of this role is to develop and deliver high availability Real Time applications for an FX options pricing application, and integration with additional systems.
You will display excellent organizational, motivational, and technical ability within a high-performance technology environment. This will require expert knowledge of C/C++ programming, with a focus on Linux Server Side development.
Knowledge of FX options would be beneficial, but is not essential. You will Contribute to the overall design and development of the Real Time solutions for FX options pricing, trading or risk management.
If this role is down your street and you have a strong C++ on Linux background, please send me your CV to, and we can arrange to discuss.
Working in the FX eTrading space you will be developing micro second latency, concurrent trading systems using core Java. Furthermore, you will get experience working with global markets meaning fantastic business exposure.
Leading Investment Bank are seeking an exceptional Java technologist to join its FX eTrading team based in the London office. The team are seeking a strong Java developer (low latency, threading, distributed systems, optimisation, performance tuning) to work on a client facing system with direct interaction with the Quant team and business. The successful applicant will require exceptional communication and problem solving skills as the role sits within the Front Office.
The successful applicant can look to receive between £650 - £700pd depending on experience
Skills, experience, and qualifications required:
Programme Director required to join a well-known Investment Bank to upgrade the full trade life cycle FX technology across the business. Within the Global eBusiness IT team, this will initially oversee a long-term programme spanning a minimum of 2-3 years, with the opportunity to progress further into Senior Management on delivery. This is a permanent position, based in the City of London, offering between £100,000 and £130,000 (with potential stretch).
This role is for a French speaking, delivery focused FX Technology Programme Director to upgrade full trade life cycle FX technology. The position involves complex stakeholder management, managing multiple technical project managers and a sole future-state supplier relationship. This Programme Director will report to the Global Head of Front Office Technology, with additional heavy liaison and interaction with various stakeholders in senior Front Office and business positions. This role will be very visible due to the relative budget size of the programme and the commercial nature of the technology being upgraded so this person is significantly important to the overall relationship between Front Office trading management team and technology management team.
· Experience delivering end to end programmes over £30m.
· Extensive FX Technology experience.
· Experience with front, middle and Back Office technology.
· French Speaking is essential.
This is an excellent opportunity to deliver a Greenfield programme in a well-known Investment Bank, delivering cutting edge eTrading platforms and services. If you meet the required experience and skillsets, I urge you to apply within