Graduate Software Engineer

A leader in the financial technology market, who build and deliver software solutions to meet the needs of clients working in asset management, savings & insurance and leasing & credit finance now have the exciting new opening of Graduate Software Engineer in their team. They offer a complete set of best-of-breed software products, spanning front and back-office. Their asset-management solutions address the specific requirements of mutual and institutional funds, alternative and hedge funds, fund administrators, prime brokers and private wealth companies.

Salary Excellent: 35K to 40K, Pension, Private medical Cover, 25 days holiday, Annual bonus, flexible hours, training and career progression etc…

A global company who has over 1000 employees across 16 offices in France, USA, UK, India, Ireland, Luxembourg, Hong Kong, Tunisia and Latvia.

The Oxford team is looking to recruit a bright graduate for the role of Software Engineer to work within a highly talented and energetic team developing and maintaining their brand; its market leading Risk and Position Keeping Middle Office system.

We are seeking people who aspire to work at the very highest standards of software development who have a broad understanding of the principles of software engineering and software design patterns.

Development is primarily in C++ and C# as we migrate our code base to .NET Core Server and React/Redux/Typescript/Electron Web front end technologies.

Candidates must be interested in seeing through the complete life cycle of a project from specification and design to implementation.

Strong interpersonal skills are essential. The ability to work co-operatively within a team is essential as there is a strong emphasis on mutual code review and testing.

Responsibilities of the graduate Software Engineer will include:

• Integrating the system to new strategic systems being developed within the organisation

• Development of new software components

• Full lifecycle of development:

o discussion with users

o producing specifications and prototype designs

o writing new software

o unit testing

o integration into end-to-end test suite

o documenting

o assisting the support team in training users

o handling support and feedback

Skills Required

• Good English and communication skills

• Strong team working skills

• Strong mathematics qualifications and experience

• A proven interest in coding! This can either be post-graduate experience or as part of your degree.

• A natural aptitude for software engineering, business analysis and problem solving

Advantageous Skills

• Knowledge of C++ or C# in a .Net environment but actual coding experience in any language will be considered.

• SQL knowledge and experience

• Specific knowledge of financial risk measurement

Academic Requirements

• We require a maths literate graduate in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline. 2.1 MENG, Masters level or PhD ideally

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented implementation person to step up to a varied and challenging role where their contribution will be valued and rewarded accordingly. The company offer excellent training and career progression and excellent benefits.

If you feel you have the academics and skills required please apply now and we will be happy to recommend you

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