Selected Live Vacancies:



Reference: CRA/MPP /ITY
Type: Perm
Position: Programme Manager / IT Security – Banking
Skills: Programme Manager / IT Security – Banking:
Programme Manager with a successful track record of delivering multiple complex projects and programmes is required to lead a team of Security Architects within the Global Security Architecture team to deliver large-scale complex transformation within a leading Bank. Successful candidate will have experience of leading large scale multi-disciplined teams in a matrix environment focused on achieving performance improvement along with strong leadership and line management skills including performance /talent management and excellent stakeholder management skills.

Key Role:

Lead the design of delivery of Security solutions for large Multi Channel projects & programmes within global Bank.

Skills & Experience

Proven ability of delivering ££multi-million programs within complex organizational environments along with expert knowledge of Security detailed knowledge of at least one of the following:

  1. Infrastructure Security, Application Security
  2. Security Compliance & Operations
  3. Identity & Access Management, Cyber, Fraud, Financial Crime
  4. Information Privacy, Digital Channel Security.

Typically, will be calibre of Senior Programme Lead within Finance or Programme Lead/Partner within large consulting company.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a high profile change programme within a leading Bank.  Excellent Salary and Benefits package.

Location: City
Start: ASAP
Salary: £80-100k
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654




Type: Permanent
Position: Lead Solutions Architect – Digital / Internet Banking
Skills: Lead Enterprise Architect / Lead Digital Architect with experience of end to end architecture (ie design, architect, build and implement) is required by leading Bank. Essential Skills/ Experience:

  • Min 7-10 years in a Senior Architect role within a large financial / telecoms / consultancy organisation.
  • Deep knowledge of TOGAF, Zachman, etc
  • Experience of most of the following technologies:  DataPower, WebSphere application server, WebSphere process server, WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus,  Internet banking Foundation servers and BAPIs, Oracle, DB2, WebSphere Content Manager, Teamsite, DataPower WAFs, C&W DDOS, HP BSM, Tivoli monitoring, LogLogic and around 70 specific LBG host systems (OCIS, GDW, and many others).
  • Demonstrable experience of leading the initiation of the solution definition and the detailed design production on large scale Digital Financial Projects.
  • Experience designing systems handling high volume, secure, financial transactions.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.

The successful Architect will be responsible for defining the target architecture and roadmap for key domains within Digital Banking (Online and Mobile Banking) and leading a team of Solution Architects. You will have experience of designing robust eCommerce / Digital systems capable of handling high volume transactions.

Location: City
Salary: £70-90k basic + bonus (to 40%) + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654



Reference: JT/ARI /JO
Type: Permanent
Position: Lead Information Architect / Data Architect – Banking
Skills: Lead Information Architect / Data Architect is required to drive the delivery and maintenance of the information architecture and data strategy for the bank; through vision, roadmaps, technology standards and education.Skills & Experience:

  1. Must have delivered large Analytical capabilities, ideally in financial services or have implemented MDM and Data & Quality Definition programmes.
  2. Experience in a similar role as Enterprise Information Architect within large, complex organisation, ideally with knowledge of EA and EIA frameworks such as TOGAF and Zachman
  3. Experience in leading functional/project user experience development teams and knowledge of technology, project management, and solution development life cycles

Knowledge of one or more of the following Primary Domains:

  • BI, Analytics & Reporting
  • Data Warehouse, Data Marts, ETL, Data Quality, Reference & Meta Data
  • Enterprise Data Models, Data Governance, Master Data Management, Content & Knowledge Management

This is an exceptional opportunity to be part of a growing team and make a positive contribution on a high profile program of change and improvement.

Location: London
Salary: £75-90k basic + bonus (to 40%) + bens
Contact: Sam Turk
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7280 9654



Reference: CRA/BD / HAD
Type: Permanent
Position: Senior Hadoop, Java & Data Systems Engineer – Big Data
Skills: Senior Hadoop, Java & Data Systems Engineer – Big DataResponsibilities:

  • Design and implement reliable and scalable systems that analyze large data sets
  • Extract user behavior by mining large amounts of mobile sensor data

Desired Skills & Experience

  • MSc. or BSc. in Computer Science or Engineering (Ph.D. is a plus)
  • Excellent programming skills in Java, Python, and/or Scala including deep exposure to data processing, storage, and manipulation tools and techniques
  • Experience in the area of machine learning or data mining is highly desirable
  • Hands on experience with MySQL, MongoDB or other databases
  • Hands on experience with Hadoop, R and/or PIG is highly desirable
  • Experience with designing and deploying large scale distributed data processing systems.
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: c£40-55k + bens
Contact: Ashley Wall
Telephone: 020 7280 9650



Reference: CRA/ARK/ARE
Type: Permanent
Position: Lead / Enterprise Security Architect – TOGAF, SABSA, Banking
Skills: Enterprise Security Architect – CISSP/ CISM, TOGAF, SABSA, BankingLead Security Architect with strong architecture skills (TOGAF, Zachman or SABSA) and and strong background in Security (CISSP, CISM or equivalent) is required to lead a team of Security Architects working on large-scale and complex security programmes. In-depth expertise in any of the following:

  • Infrastructure Security,
  • Security Compliance and Operations
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Information Privacy, Application Security
  • Fraud & Financial Crime
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Security
Location: London
Rate: £70000 – £80000 + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654



Reference: CRA/APQ/FDX
Type: Permanent
Position: Quant Developer (C++/Java/C#) – Structured Products / Exotics
Skills: Front Office / Quant Developer with strong programming skills (including multithreading) and strong knowledge of Derivatives, including structured products and Exotics is required to join front office Risk and IT team within top-tier Investment Bank. You will have proven full SDLC experience within a front office environment, be highly numerical/analytical and able to work to delivery deadlines.Essential Skills:

  • Strong programming background in either Java or C#
  • Strong system/business analysis skills
  • Relational Databases (Sybase, SQL Server, Oracle)
  • Strong knowledge of Derivatives, including Structured Products and Exotics
  • Strong analytical / mathematical background
  • Knowledge of Risk (Market Risk, Trading Risk, Front Office Risk)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a green field project at a top tier Investment bank.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: £70 – 100k basic
Telephone: 020 7280 9651



Reference: CRA/BIG/ARZ
Type: Permanent
Position: Big Data Architect- Cassandra, Hadoop, Solr, Big Data, NoSQL
Skills: Big Data Architect- Cassandra, Hadoop, Solr, Big Data, NoSQLBig Data Architect is required to join one of the Big UK banks. Acting as the Big Data Architect you will be the Big Data SME; you will provide trustworthy and reliable advice on how best to tackle the challenges in scaling their applications and data beyond the constraints or traditional RDBMS databases and application design.You will take ownership of all Big Data Solutions within the bank and provide advice on how best to make use of and gain value from the vasts amounts of data and implement strategic plans that will align to the banks long term goals.

You should have excellent stakeholder management skills and be confident speaking to people from CxO level to data analysts.

SKILLS required by the Big Data Architect:

  • Experience working with both HADOOP and BIG DATA
  • Confident using other technologies such as: hive, map reduce, hbase, pig, elastic search.
  • Great communication skills
  • Experience in data architecture
  • TOGAF, Zachman
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £70-£90k
Contact: Sam Turk
Telephone: 020 7280 9652