Front Office Java Developer

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*Front Office Java Developer - Contract - London - Financial Services*

Senior Front Office Java Developer

6 months Rolling Contract

Based Home/London

Bank of America

Max of £750 Umbrella per day

For more than 200 years, our global Financial Services Client has been helping people around the world connect with what matters most to them. The company is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services.

The Role

The Equities Portfolio Trading (PT) Technology Team works closely with the Global Equities Business and provides a suite of applications that cover analytics, sales and trading.

We have an opening on the development team within PT Technology to work across a number of key deliveries to advance the automation of the Equities business. The role will focus on workflow enhancements to enable greater automation, as well as expand our offerings to clients.


The development team work directly with business users and take full responsibility for delivering change from requirement gathering to production release. Good communication skills are key, and team members must be able to work independently as well as collaboratively with the wider regional and global teams.

As this is a strategic platform, so we are looking for people who can design clean, simple solutions that fit or improve existing patterns and will stand the test of time.

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Experience of Order Management, Analytics or Trading Workflow Systems
  • Strong Java development on Linux
  • Equities FX, Risk background
  • Algo Trading Experience is desirable,
  • Multi-threading
  • Experience in an agile team
  • Desire to learn and master new approaches, as well as contribute to the improvement of the platform

TO APPLY - PLEASE REPLY TO THIS EMAIL WITH AN UP TO DATE CV Candidates will ideally show evidence of the above in their CV in order to be considered. Please be advised if you haven't heard from us within 48 hours then unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion, we may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly. Pontoon is an employment consultancy and operates as an equal opportunities employer.