Senior Java Developer - Commodities Trading (Greenfield Custom Build) - London - Perm or Contract

  • Excellent Package
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 15 Sep 16

Working for a leading commodities trader based in London. You will be working as a key member of a highly talented Financial / Operations Technology team and responsible for the design and build of greenfield Trading, Finance and Logistics systems.


Strong application / database design skills
Java server side development
Ability to work across multiple technologies
Working closely with Traders / Business Leaders
Taking projects from inception through development into delivery
Interest / practical experience with open source technologies

(e.g. AngularJS, Maven)



5 years+ Core Java
Experience of multi-threaded server applications
Agile / Scrum
A background in commodities (Oil, Energy, Metals) or financial markets
Deep knowledge of Trading, Logistics or Finance Systems (SAP FI)
Experience of CTRM systems (Endur, Allegro, Amphora)



A strong senior hands on technologist
Passionate about technology / the future of technology
Rigorous / always looking to improve
A history of building state-of-the-art OLTP systems
Computer Science / Maths / Physics degree
Motivated to get involved with a major cutting edge IT transformation