Grade: Junior Consultant or Consultant (experience: 1-3 years)Location: Bucharest (with opportunity for short- and long- term travel within Europe)
Are you a Java developer looking to put your technical skills to use in an investment banking context?
Clients in the capital markets space building Java solutions typically to support pricing and risk calculations for their trading portfolios.
Dozens of related projects: pricing framework implementations, pricing model integration, market data integration, performance improvements, regulatory requirements, new product implementations… every project is different.
Talented Java developers like you with an interest in investment banking
You have a computer science or mathematical background, with strong mathematical capability and at least intermediate levels of Java – preferably Java SE 8, Java EE 7).
We hope your wider technical skills include Java Script and Python, and it would be great if you also have some experience of Spring, Spring Boot, SOAP/REST web services, Maven, Persistence, JSON processing and binding, Dependency Injection, Database technologies (RDBMS, SQL, NoSQL), UNIX, and web application deployment (Tomcat, Jetty).
C++ is a bonus – but if C++ is your passion, we are also looking for C++ developers so please do check out our other job posts.
You have worked in a software development context and have an understanding of the wider processes. You have likely worked with source control management systems and used workflow management tools (like GIT, Jenkins, JIRA) and you’re hopefully familiar with Agile / Scrum setups. If you have done test-driven development or CI, even better.
You have an understanding of, or a strong interest in investment banking – the financial products traded in the Capital Markets space: Swaps, Options, FX, Equities… as well as the business flow for front office, back office and risk.
You are interested in work with a Java / Quant Development focus within a wider role fulfilling many technical functions in the development lifecycle: technical analysis, assisting in requirements definition, technical design, implementation, technical testing, defect fixing, providing workarounds, occasional documentation, environment and configuration troubleshooting...
It goes without saying that you have excellent written and spoken English and are proficient in Excel and Word.