Senior Scala Developer (Market Risk)

Senior Scala Developer (Market Risk)
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • London, England, UK London London GBR e1 8dx
Job Ref: 50210463
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Date Added: 09 November 2020

Senior Scala Developer

Our London based banking client is currently looking for two skilled Senior Scala Developers to join their team on an initial 6 month contract. This will be remote working full time for the time being due to Covid19.

The successful candidates will join the existing development teams working on strategic risk systems for the Risk and Finance Solutions department.

All of their risk systems are being significantly re-engineered to make them fit for purpose for the incoming FRTB regulation and ready to transition to Cloud provisioning.

The successful candidate will have the following skills:

  • Strong Scala development skills along with strong experience on distributed caching and big data technologies, preferably Oracle coherence and/or Apache Spark & HDFS
  • Demonstrable knowledge in software engineering issues such as designing to handle a variety of latency use cases.
  • Senior developer able to drive all aspects of POCs with cloud vendors in a highly technical way
  • Experience of - or at least familiarity with - containerized (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes) and Cloud infrastructures and environments.
  • In depth technical knowledge with the ability to interact with a wide set of stakeholder from Cloud through Risk / Trading / Finance in business friendly language.
  • Experience to performance tune and optimize highly scalable distributed applications and enable their vertical/horizontal scaling
  • Business knowledge experience required is Market Risk and FRTB

Should this position be of interest please submit your CV through the advert and I will be in contact by telephone as required. Please note this role will fall inside IR35, so you will have to engage through an Umbrella company.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

09/12/2020 11:50:23
Contact Consultant:
Kyle Miller

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