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Java Developer – Algo Trading

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Job Specification: Java Developer with Algo Trading Experience (12-Month Contract)

Position Title: Java Developer

Contract Duration: 12 Months

Location: London, UK (hybrid)

Daily Rate: £850 – £950 per day (via umbrella company)

Job Summary:

A major investment bank client I'm working with is seeking an experienced Java Developer with a strong background in algorithmic trading to join our team on a 12-month contract based in London. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of trading systems, and financial markets, and the ability to develop and maintain high-performance trading algorithms.

Key Responsibilities

Development and Maintenance:

– Design, develop, and maintain high-performance Java-based trading algorithms.

– Optimize existing trading strategies to improve efficiency and profitability.

– Ensure the robustness, scalability, and reliability of trading applications.

Key Requirements

Technical Skills:

– Proficient in Java, with extensive experience in developing high-performance applications.

– Strong understanding of algorithmic trading and financial markets.

– Experience with multi-threading, concurrency, and low-latency systems.

– Familiarity with messaging systems (e.g., Kafka, RabbitMQ).

– Experience with databases (SQL and NoSQL) and data structures.

– Knowledge of FIX protocol and other trading communication protocols.

How to Apply:

If interested, please submit your most recent CV and I'll be in touch if suitable.

Application Deadline:


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To find out more about Huxley, please visit

Huxley, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC(phone number removed) England and Wales

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