Java Developer - Cloud Margin Estimator (f/m/x) financial area Prague

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Start date:
February 2021
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On behalf of our client, an international finance institute located in Prague, we are looking for an external resource with skills and abilities as stated below:

Java Developer - Cloud Margin Estimator (f/m/x) financial area Prague - P497

Field of activity

Our clients IT is organised as a product organisation. Risk IT is part of the Risk Product, which mainly serves the Risk Management department, regulated under EMIR, MaRisk

Therefore, the services provided by Risk IT must meet regulatory standards and provide operational stability whilst keeping up with developments in new technology.

For a project related to our Cloud Margin Estimator application, we are looking for an external Java developer. You will be working on the API Back End of Risk's first cloud native application, running on AWS.

This is a public service open for anybody for calculating margins through a web-browser using the Risk methodology. It allows calculating margins for any submitted portfolio, containing futures, options, swaps, stocks, bonds, or repos.


  • Be a member of a cross-functional team, including business analysts, Front End/Back End developers, and testers
  • Develop, test, deploy code related to the Cloud Margin Estimator project
  • Work with business analysts and other teams

Required qualifications/skills - you should possess and demonstrate the following:

  • Advanced programming competency in Java
  • Experience with container technologies (eg Docker)
  • Knowledge of AWS or Google Cloud
  • Experience with GitHub
  • An appreciation of the challenges of building, running and maintaining a minimum downtime production system
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural international team
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English

Preferred qualifications/skills - the following will be a plus:

  • Experience with CircleCI, Kubernetes, or OpenShift
  • Experience with C++, Vert.x or gRPC
  • Experience with developing cloud native and 12factor applications
  • Knowledge of financial markets (OTC instruments)

Our team is collaborating closely and has a great team spirit.

To join us, you should have good communication skills, be flexible and highly motivated, and have a good sense of humour.

Additional information

  • Start date of assignment: February 2021

- Initial contract duration: 3 months with possibility of extension on a quarterly basis

  • Degree of employment: Full-time
  • Location: Prague
  • This position can be done remotely with occasional visits of the team if needed.

Please let us know if this project is of interest for you and when you will be available.

We are looking forward to your reply.
Best regards,

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