ActivePivot SME - Senior Architect / Developer

  • £700-850pd
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Contract, Full time
  • Scope AT
  • 12 Mar 18 2018-03-12

Our client is looking for a strong ActivePivot professional to work on the Archtecture and Development of the existing Market risk Platforms. Candidate must have a strong technical foundation and at least 3 years experience of ActivePivot.


• Design and engineering of the strategic Market Risk platform using ActivePivot 
• Engage with the Business Analysts and Team Leader to understand requirements 
• Design System Architecture and Data Model 
• Deliver user stories in the form of code (application code, platform as code, deployment as code and automated tests). 

Software Engineering 
• ActivePivot in-memory OLAP technology, MDX 
• Very strong data modelling skills 
• Strong experience in agile methodologies and test driven development. 
• Experience in automated software testing. 
• Knowledge in domain-driven design, design patterns and enterprise integration patterns. 

Software Development 
• Very strong core Java 
• Experience in the following technologies: 
o OLAP: ActivePivot, MDX, XMLA 
o Language: Java, Javascript 
o Data: SQL 
o Middleware: Kafka, REST API 
o UI: HTML5 

• Strong knowledge in CI/CD toolset such as Maven, Jenkins, BitBucket, SonarQube, Jira and Confluence. 
• Strong knowledge in automated testing toolset: jUnit, Cucumber, etc. 
• Integrated Development Environment (IDE): IntelliJ 
• Version control tools: GIT 

Business Skills 
• Experience implementing Market or Credit Risk OLAP cubes in large financial institutions 
• Experience building Market or Credit Risk platform using ActivePivot 
• A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience) 
• 10+ years of software engineering experience. 
• Must be hands-on software design & development. 
• Experience with enterprise scale systems. 

Non-technical Skills 
• Proven ability to work within a team environment. 
• Highly effective verbal and written English communication skills. 
• Strong reasoning and analytical skills. 
• Excellent attention to detail and time management. 
• Great presentation skills.