Our client is a global trusted technology provider to the financial services industry, providing solutions to retail, commercial banks, institutional traders, investment banks, private client wealth managers and stockbrokers.

The successful candidate will be working as part of the Front-End Development
Team, developing applications for a variety of clients. An Agile approach to
software development is used and the successful candidate will be a crucial part
of the life-cycle. The successful candidate will be working alongside a variety of
developers on the company’s flagship product.

Skills and Experience
Personal Qualities

  • Strong team player with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to work to tight to deadlines
  • Creative problem solving
  • Confident to put forward solutions with detailed analysis
  • Attention to detail

Essential Skills

  • Computer Science or IT related degree to a minimum of 2:1
  • Commercial Java experience
  • Experience of HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • OO Design skills
  • Proven experience of SQL
  • Experience of developing in an Agile environment
  • Experience of TDD (Test driven design)

Responsibilities

  • Communicating with other Developers and internal teams for requirements gathering and development projects
  • Developing to client requirements
  • Be prepared to plan work, produce estimates, adhere to timescales and
    deliver work accordingly
  • Creating clear development documents including logs, code practices and
    code design
  • Make sure development release cycles are met
  • Ensure development tests are complete to ensure the quality of the
    requirement is met