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Java Developer/Manager - Glasgow [message #1711178] Tue, 13 October 2015 20:29 Go to next message
Chris Callaway is currently offline Chris CallawayFriend
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My client is a highly dynamic and globally successful financial services organisation. They currently have an opportunity for a Senior Developer/Manager to join their team in GlasgowBackground:Institutional and Corporate Technology (ICT) is one of five divisions within Technology & Data.

We face off to the business and support services to develop and oversee the overall technology strategy and bespoke technology solutions to drive and enable the enterprise.

Our clients include Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment Banking, Research, Global Capital Markets, Operations, Finance, and Legal & Compliance. We are responsible for Pioneer and Application Infrastructure groups that look to develop foundational strategies, tools and technologies that are leveraged across Tech & Data, as well as standardized data and enterprise-wide services to provide leverage to the Firm's businesses.

Primary Responsibilities:

The team develops and maintains IT systems that ensure the Firm complies with Customer Protection regulations across its client facing businesses including Prime Brokerage and Listed Derivatives.

There is a strong, Agile development team of 10 people based in Glasgow with other team members in New York, London and Mumbai. Our users and stakeholders across Operations and the Business are global but there is a major presence locally in Glasgow. We are increasing the size and scope of the Glasgow team and are looking to hire a VP level lead on our Customer Asset Segregation system.

The role:
- Lead an Agile team on a major renovation project on our Customer Asset Segregation system
- Work closely with clients across Financing and Operations to understand their needs and define system requirements
- Agree project milestones/dates with our stakeholders and plan the work in collaboration with your team
- Lead a team that develops functionality in an iterative fashion, writing full unit and integration tests for everything that is developed
- Working with team members and our partners to ensure that all functionality is fully UAT tested before being released to Production
- Continuously improve the quality of our system and codebase via best practices including code reviews and refactoring where necessary- Show front-to-back ownership of the Customer Asset Segregation system and always strive to serve the needs of our clients.

Skills required (essential):
- Strong knowledge of Java, primarily within server-side development
- Knowledge of Unix/Linux
- Good understanding of multi-threaded Java programming
- Experience using relational databases (SQL)
- Strong communication skills with proven ability to deliver high-quality software working in multi-person teams
- Experience managing a team of software developers and owning an IT project or system

Skills Desired:
- Financial service experience
- Agile development practice
- Behaviour Driven development experience
- DB2 experience
- Spring
- Linear Programming/Solver experience

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced technical leader to join a dynamic and successful global business
Re: Java Developer/Manager - Glasgow [message #1711329 is a reply to message #1711178] Thu, 15 October 2015 04:59 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Ed Merks is currently offline Ed MerksFriend
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Registered: July 2009
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Chris,

Is this related to Eclipse in any way? If not, this is not an
appropriate forum for your posting.

On 14/10/2015 2:38 PM, Chris Callaway wrote:
> My client is a highly dynamic and globally successful financial
> services organisation. They currently have an opportunity for a Senior
> Developer/Manager to join their team in
> GlasgowBackground:Institutional and Corporate Technology (ICT) is one
> of five divisions within Technology & Data.
> We face off to the business and support services to develop and
> oversee the overall technology strategy and bespoke technology
> solutions to drive and enable the enterprise.
> Our clients include Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment
> Banking, Research, Global Capital Markets, Operations, Finance, and
> Legal & Compliance. We are responsible for Pioneer and Application
> Infrastructure groups that look to develop foundational strategies,
> tools and technologies that are leveraged across Tech & Data, as well
> as standardized data and enterprise-wide services to provide leverage
> to the Firm's businesses.
>
> Primary Responsibilities:
>
> The team develops and maintains IT systems that ensure the Firm
> complies with Customer Protection regulations across its client facing
> businesses including Prime Brokerage and Listed Derivatives.
> There is a strong, Agile development team of 10 people based in
> Glasgow with other team members in New York, London and Mumbai. Our
> users and stakeholders across Operations and the Business are global
> but there is a major presence locally in Glasgow. We are increasing
> the size and scope of the Glasgow team and are looking to hire a VP
> level lead on our Customer Asset Segregation system.
>
> The role:
> - Lead an Agile team on a major renovation project on our Customer
> Asset Segregation system
> - Work closely with clients across Financing and Operations to
> understand their needs and define system requirements
> - Agree project milestones/dates with our stakeholders and plan the
> work in collaboration with your team
> - Lead a team that develops functionality in an iterative fashion,
> writing full unit and integration tests for everything that is developed
> - Working with team members and our partners to ensure that all
> functionality is fully UAT tested before being released to Production
> - Continuously improve the quality of our system and codebase via best
> practices including code reviews and refactoring where necessary- Show
> front-to-back ownership of the Customer Asset Segregation system and
> always strive to serve the needs of our clients.
> Skills required (essential):
> - Strong knowledge of Java, primarily within server-side development
> - Knowledge of Unix/Linux
> - Good understanding of multi-threaded Java programming
> - Experience using relational databases (SQL)
> - Strong communication skills with proven ability to deliver
> high-quality software working in multi-person teams
> - Experience managing a team of software developers and owning an IT
> project or system
>
> Skills Desired:
> - Financial service experience
> - Agile development practice
> - Behaviour Driven development experience
> - DB2 experience
> - Spring
> - Linear Programming/Solver experience
>
> This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced technical leader
> to join a dynamic and successful global business
>
Re: Java Developer/Manager - Glasgow [message #1711516 is a reply to message #1711178] Fri, 16 October 2015 15:46 Go to previous message
Chris Callaway is currently offline Chris CallawayFriend
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Registered: October 2015
Junior Member
Apologies Ed,

Will make sure it doesn't happen in future..
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