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Senior Java Software Engineer

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

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  • Job functions:

    Java Developer, Software Developer

  • Salary:

    £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus 20-30% (Discretionary)

  • Contact:

    Emile Bevan

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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A Senior Software engineer (VP Level) is needed to work on the development of an FS clients largest trading platform to date on a totally greenfield project.

As a minimum you will just need experience with Java, Kafka, SQL - the client have only just selected AWS and are at the start of their cloud services journey, so a nice to have but not crucial.

It is a 3 stage interview process: 30 min initial chat / coding task /1 hr technical chat (reviewing task) - and then offer!

Within your first couple of months, you will be expected to be settled into the engineering team as well as understand the business, their domain and project goals; allowing you to be part of decision making, as well as writing code to improve and add new features from their product roadmap.

The team work a hybrid 2 days a week model in their central London office - the 2 days you work are totally up to you!


  • Private medical

  • Discretionary (previously 20-30%)

  • Discretionary annual salary review

  • 26 day holiday (rising depending on grade tenure to max 30 days)

  • Pension contribution - company double match up to 10% of base salary

First thing to do is to get in touch with your CV, or drop a note to and I will schedule a call to run through in more detail.