C# WPF developer / Risk & Pricing / Central London / £350pd

Job type:
on-site
Start:
08/2015
Duration:
6 Months
From:
Real Staffing
Place:
London
Date:
07/29/2015
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
955087

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C# WPF developer / Risk & Pricing / Central London / £350 pd / Front Office

I am currently searching for a C# WPF Developer with financial concepts / mathematics and a strong interest in the area. My client is a pioneering financial derivatives dealer. The company offers online trading in spread betting, contracts for difference and foreign exchange across world markets.

What the role will entail for those successful candidates:
  • Design and develop Pricing and Risk components to support the companies market-making business, working across numerous asset classes ranging across Equites, FX & Commodities
  • Partner with different areas of the business to ensure products are implemented successfully and meets the demands of both internally and externally and addressing any issues that arise.
  • Work with Front Office and Business Operations to ensure that


Key responsibilities:
  • Design & develop Pricing and Risk components to support the firm's market-making business, working across multiple asset classes ranging across Equities, FX & Commodities
  • Partner with other key groups: financial engineering and quantitative teams, business operations, product development and the other IT teams; to ensure products are implemented efficiently and meet the demands both internally (dealing) and externally (clients) and addressing any issues that arise
  • Work with the Front Office users and Business Operations to address any issues
  • Creation of maintenance and reporting tools relevant to the product area as appropriate


Essential Competencies
  • C#, JAVA, SQL, OOD, NUnit, Maven, Gradle, Spring, Strong design skills, Experience of continuous integration, Knowledge of concurrent programming techniques.
  • Track record of commercial experience in C# WPF and MVVM
  • Excellent communication skills supporting an ability to adapt to the trading floor and the pressures of working closely with the business
  • Experience of all aspects of the development lifecycle
  • Experience of developing large scale systems


Desirable
  • Financial knowledge from developing trading systems

  • Track record of commercial experience in JAVA
  • Exposure to distributed messaging
  • Exposure to CEP Engines (StreamBase, Esper)

  • Good degree in a numerate subject such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or equivalent


They are offering a 6 month rolling contract at day rate from £300 - £350 pd. They are willing to wait up to 4 weeks for the right candidate. If this is a role you are interested to hear about then please contact Manisha Dadhria at Real Staffing.

C# WPF developer / Risk & Pricing / Central London / £350 pd / Front Office