Senior Java Developer
Job title
Senior Java Developer
Business Stream:
IG


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About the role
We have an exceptional opportunity to join Instrument System team as a senior developer. You will be responsible for services that provides the way to manage IG offering across various asset classes (Equity, FX, Commodities, Rates) via automated channels and also by the users. Instrument data is the starting point for many other systems so that eventually IG clients can trade.

You will be:
● Delivering high-quality software within a complex business domain
● Contributing to first-class technical solutions that can handle high volumes of transactions
● Collaborating with the business – we value stakeholder engagement
● Open to do extra mile to gather/clarify the requirements
● Maintaining high operational standards within a regulated financial business
● Ensuring our systems are highly available and resilient to extreme market events
● Open to work on 3rd party vendor integration

Technology Stack and Tools: ​Java8/11, Kafka/JMS, Hibernate, Spring, HTTP, Avro/Protobuf/JSON, Linux VM, Tomcat, Oracle DB, Splunk, Grafana, AppDynamics, Spock, Junit, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Maven, JIRA, IntelliJ.

About you
You will be someone who can demonstrate:
● Java expertise – you know you are a talented programmer and love writing clean code
● Experience of developing complex and challenging systems
● The ability to coach other developers at the whiteboard or through pair-programming
● Ownership – able to take responsibility
● Initiative – able to offer constructive ideas and take the appropriate action
● A pragmatic approach to problem solving
● Excellent attention to detail – needed when working within a complex financial domain
● Drive, motivation and a strong desire for personal improvement
● Good communication skills – able to collaborate with business stakeholders as well as developers and technical architects across the IG enterprise

Benefits:
As well as having the chance to attend regular social events, get funding for your charitable endeavors and join a range of special interest groups, you’ll receive an attractive selection of benefits working with IG:

  • Flexible working hours and work-from-home opportunities
  • Performance-related bonuses
  • Pension, insurance and medical plans
  • Career-focused technical and leadership training
  • Contribution to gym memberships and more
  • Birthday off
  • Two volunteering days leave per year

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