Reference: CRA/APD/FRM
Type: Permanent
Position: .Net Developer / C# Developer – Market Risk / Investment Banking
Skills: .Net Developer / C# Developer – Market Risk / Investment Banking – .Net, C#, SQL, Linq, TPL, Multi-threading, TDD

.Net Developer/C# Developer is required to join the Market Risk IT team of a large banking organisation. You will develop relationships & work with a variety of people including Risk Management, Front Office & other Investment Banking IT teams.

Key Skills

  • Strong programming skills using C# .Net including multi-threaded programming
  • Strong SQL and RDBMS (Oracle or SQL Server)
  • Detailed knowledge of OO methodologies and TDD
  • Investment banking experience, and knowledge of Derivatives.
  • Experience within Market Risk an advantage.
  • Knowledge of risk management and/or market risk processes such as Greeks, VaR & stress testing & risk/regulatory reporting.
  • Knowledge of products (IR, FX, IL & CR) & of instrument life-cycles.

 

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: £70 – 100k basic
Contact: Sam Turk
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: sam@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/APA/FFO
Type: Permanent
Position: Front Office Developer (Java/C++/.NET) – eTrading (Investment Bank)
Skills: Front Office Developer with strong skills in either core Java or .NET or C++ programming is required to work on low latency pricing solution for e-trading within Fixed Income. Most of the systems are in-house and written in either Java or .NET.  Candidates must have strong skills in either Java or .NET and be willing to learn the other. Essential Skills:

  • Strong Java and /or .NET server side development.
  • Multi-threaded programming working on large scale, high throughput, low-latency systems
  • Experience of developing large, complex eTrading / eCommerce systems.

 

Preferred Skills

  • Front-end development, ideally using WPF
  • Experience within Investment Banking, ideally Fixed Income (Bonds, Futures, Swaps, etc)
  • Knowledge of front office trading environment
  • Excellent problem solving skills and a solid academic background
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills.

 

Successful candidate will be working closely with the Quant and Front-Office traders, so knowledge of Fixed Income products would be ideal. This role offers excellent prospects for career advancement and growth.

 

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: £70 – 100k basic
Contact: Abdul Afghan
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/IND/PHP
Type: Permanent
Position: PHP, Javascript, HTML, CSS, MySQL – Web Developer
Skills: Web Application Developer ( PHP, MySQL, LAMP, Ajax, Javascript, HTML, CSS, etc)   PHP Developer with good with in depth technical skills in web development is required for working on critical online projects.

 

Skills:

  • Min 1-2 years experience as Web Developer
  • Detailed knowledge of PHP, CSS, (X)HTML, JavaScript, SQL etc.
  • Experience with ASP, C#, .NET, VBA, SQL Server, etc an advantage.
  • Good design skills and a passion for web technologies.
  • Successful track record of designing and developing mission critical web applications using cutting edge tools.

 

Core Responsibilities

  • To design, develop and implement online solutions.
  • To assist in formulating the technical architecture of solutions.
  • Collaborate with strategic clients in the design, development and evolution of mission critical web applications using cutting edge tools.
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: £70 – 100k basic
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

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
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/APCS/FIB
Type: Permanent
Position: C#, .NET, SQL Developer – Fixed income Front Office
Skills: C#, .NET Developer with strong programming and client facing skills required to join team responsible for development, support and maintenance of Front Office Equity Sales/Research applications. You will also be involved in the migration of some applications from VB6 to C#, .NET in the future. With strong SQL and database design skills, preferably, Sybase, you will be a committed team player, highly motivated and flexible to the needs of the business. Some knowledge of Equities is also required. 

  • Strong and demonstrable development experience in either Java/J2EE and/or C#/.NET
  • Strong and demonstrable knowledge of Oracle or Sybase in terms of SQL, PL-SQL.
  • Strong and demonstrable hands-on experience in developing database schemas for operational and reporting environments.
  • Strong and demonstrable systems analysis and design experience following a formal approach. 
  • Experience in leveraging reporting and BI technologies like Cognos, Business Objects, Microsoft or others to deliver end to end solutions for critical business functions within front and middle office.
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: To £85k basic + excellent bonus
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/APJ/FFX
Type: Permanent
Position: Senior Java Developer eFX / MM Money Markets – Investment Bank
Skills: Senior Java Developer eFX / MM Money Markets – Investment Banking – Java Oracle SQL, FX Forex, Front Office, Middle Office, Trading Senior Java Developer is required to join the Investment Banking division of one of the UK’s largest banks. You will be joining the Trading Client and eCommerce Technology team, facing off to the Commercial Banking Sales functions for eFX, MM. The technology is primarily Java, Oracle, Unix, WebLogic.

 

Essential Skills:

  • Strong Core Java
  • Unix
  • Webservices
  • Concurrency & Multi-threading Experience

 

Preferable

  • Spring Frameworks, JSPs, Servlets, Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, jQuery, JavaScript frameworks, HTML, JPA/Hibernate, JAXB, XML, XSLT,  Shell Scripting

 

Main Responsibilities

Acting as a technical expert, you will be responsible for defining, planning and maintaining a range of projects. As such, you should also possess strong stakeholder management skills and experience of Finance / eCommerce systems preferably FX / MM.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: £75-90k + bonus + bens
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/APJ/ALGO
Type: Permanent
Position: Java Developer, Algo Trading – Investment Bank
Skills: Java Developer is required to develop high performance, low latency, distributed Java systems with specific application to high frequency algorithmic trading, market making and pricing. With strong Java programming skills, you will join a talented team that covers high frequency trading across Fixed Income, Commodities, FX and Equity Derivatives. Essential Skills

  • ·         Excellent Core Java programming knowledge with a focus on multi-threaded programming.
  • Familiarity with distributed systems development and use of message oriented Middleware.
  • In-depth knowledge of working with electronic trading systems
  • A strong academic background that includes a good degree in Maths, Science or Engineering from a leading University.

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of Exchange Connectivity
  • Experience with databases, Oracle, MSSQL or Sybase
  • Trading systems (Fidessa) and/or market data providers(Bloomberg, Reuters), Real Time electronic trading experience
  • Working knowledge of C++ / C#
  • Post graduate qualifications / PhD

 

This is a unique opportunity to join a highly talented team offering excellent career prospects within a great working environment.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: To £95k basic + excellent bonus
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/WMB/DP
Type: Permanent
Position: Middleware Technical Specialist – DataPower / WMB – Digital Banking
Skills: DataPower, Websphere Message Broker (WMB), Middleware Consultant Middleware technical specialist with expert skills in ideally both DataPower and Websphere Message Broker (WMB) is required to help deliver complex Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) projects within leading Bank

 

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Strong middleware technical knowledge, including DataPower, and Message Broker, with expertise in at least one.
  • Knowledge of IBM’s Information Framework (IFW) an advantage
  • Strong stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Experience within Financial Services is NOT essential.

 

The Role:

Help lead the technical design, development & test support (through to implementation) for Middleware development based around IBM suite of DataPower, Websphere Message Broker (WMB) and Information Framework (IFW). You will be required to work closely with the Architecture, QA and Service Delivery teams as well as both onshore and offshore development teams.

 

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate:  £50-65k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/WMB/PAY
Type: Permanent
Position: Websphere Technical Specialist – WMB / WMQ / WAS –Banking
Skills: Websphere Technical Specialist – WMB / WMQ / WAS.Technical specialist with application development experience in either Websphere Message Broker (WMB), Websphere Message Queue (WMQ) or Websphere Application Server (WAS) and knowledge of Payment systems is required to help deliver complex projects within leading Bank 

Essential Skills / Experience:

Strong Middleware technical knowledge of Websphere and expertise in at least one of the following:

  1. WMB (Websphere Message Broker)
  2. WMQ (Websphere Message Queue)
  3. WAS (Websphere Application Server)

 

Knowledge / Understanding of Payments, either Faster Payments or BACS.

Strong skills in application development and full software development lifecycle.

 

The Role:

Help lead the technical design, development & test support (through to implementation) for Middleware development based around IBM suite of Websphere Products: WMB, WMQ, WAS, WTX, WODM, etc. You will be required to work closely with the Architecture, QA and Service Delivery teams as well as both onshore and offshore development teams.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate:  £50-65k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/APQ/FCO
Type: Permanent
Position: Java / C# Programmer – Commodities, OpenLink – Investment Bank
Skills: Java / C# Developer with strong programming skills (including multithreading) and strong knowledge of Commodities (Metals, Energy, Oil, etc) is required by the Global Commodities Group within top-tier Investment Bank.Essential Skills:

  • Strong programming background in either Java or C#
  • Strong system/business analysis skills
  • Relational Databases (Sybase, SQL Server, Oracle)
  • OpenLink
  • Commodities trading (Energy, Metals, Oil & Gas, etc)
  • Risk Management (Market Risk, Trading Risk, Front Office Risk)

Main Responsibilities:

Full life-cycle analysis and development of European commodities trading and risk system

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

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate:  £70-90k basic + excellent bonus
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/APCS/FIB
Type: Permanent
Position: C++, Front Office Developer – Investment Bank
Skills: C++ Developer with min 2-3 years experience and strong programming skills required to develop systems to price and manage risk for Equity Derivatives. You will be required to sit on the trading floor and will interact with traders, quants, structurers and middle office on a regular basis.Requirements:

  • Strong C++ programming.
  • Good academic background and good analytical and quantitative ability.
  • 2-3 years experience in financial sector or software house.
  • Programming in Java, C# will be a plus.
  • Understanding of Derivatives an advantage.

 

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: To £85k basic + excellent bonus
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/APJ/ML
Type: Permanent
Position: Java Developer, Finance
Skills: Java Developer is required by successful, dynamic and entrepreneurial Company specialising in developing complex applications using Java and C++ for inductive logic programming, a branch of machine learning and artificial intelligence.The ideal candidate will be passionate about programming (Java or C++) and have a keen interest in technology and enjoy working with Java or C++ technologies.Essential Skills

  • Minimum 1-2 years core Java programming experience.
  • Strong OO design skills
  • Background in using Linux
  • Full SDLC experience.
  • A good degree in Computing, Engineering or related discipline.

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of Agile software development methodology
  • Working knowledge of C++
  • Database skills.

This is a unique opportunity to join a highly talented team offering excellent career prospects within a great working environment.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: £80-95k basic + bonus + bens
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/ANQ/FDE
Type: Permanent
Position: Junior Quantitative Analyst / Developer –
Skills: Junior Quant Developer is required by a growing financial consultancy firm. Skills & Experience

  • 1-2 years experience as a Junior Quant within Finance / Banking.
  • PhD / MSc in Mathematics/Financial Engineering/Physics or other related subject.
  • Strong knowledge of programming languages such as C++, VBA and Matlab.
  • Experience working within Risk Management and/or detailed knowledge of Derivatives is preferred.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting clients with pricing methodology / model implementation &    validation;
  • Supporting the senior quants in their various R&D projects;
  • Working closely with FX, Credit and IR products, gaining wide insight;
  • Implementing in-house pricing tools and models.

 

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: To £70k basic + excellent bonus
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/PYT/IDJ
Type: Permanent
Position: Python, Django, SQL Developer – eCommerce  
Skills: Senior Web Developer with strong skills in any of Python, PHP, SQL, Django, Moodle, React, Symfony, .NET, etc is required to join Online Development team of world class eLearning global project. The Senior Programmer will be contributing to the Development Centre of Excellence, help identify key requirements, mapping out the roadmap and contributing to projects requiring front and back end development. Essential Skills:

  • In depth knowledge of at least one of Python, PHP and JavaScript
  • Experience of web frameworks eg. Django, React, Symfony, .NET, etc
  • SQL (MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc)
  • Experience developing web APIs
  • Graduate in Computer Science or numerate degree.

 

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with open source products (including usage of templates) e.g. Django CMS; Moodle, etc
  • Experience within Agile and TDD environments
  • Experience of working with GIT or other VCS
  • Excellent problem solving skills and a solid academic background
  • Strong analytical and communication skills.

 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Programming Solution Design
  • Contribute to the Development Centre of Excellence
  • Contribute to a range of online development projects leading to the new digital (learning) experience
  • Work closely with other developers, UX Consultants, scrum masters and subject matter experts (product owners)

 

The role will require active hands-on leadership across the disciplines of all online development projects and will work closely with SME’s/Product Owners, UX designers, scrum masters and other developers. Successful candidate will be joining a small team and working with cutting edge technologies on some really interesting and exciting projects.

 

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: To £60k basic + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/LAMP/DIG
Type: Permanent
Position: ASP.NET C# Senior Developer (LAMP) – Digital Agency –
Skills: Senior Web Developer with strong skills in ASP.NET, C# and MySQL web development and a passion for technologies is required to work for an award winning Digital arm of a successful Integrated Communications agency.Key Skills:

  • At least 5 years hands on experience using, ASP .Net 2.0 or higher and C#, along with experience of relational schema design.
  • Detailed knowledge and experience using most of the following: HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XHTML, XML and Linux
  • Extensive experience of CMS delivery
  • Excellent Knowledge of IIS
  • Good working knowledge of AJAX, WAI and building accessible websites
  • Passion to learn and use new technologies on cutting edge applications.

 

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of PHP MySQL
  • Knowledge of Flash ActionScript, AS2 or higher
  • Knowledge of Apache
  • Knowledge of DNS

This is a great opportunity to work in a successful and growing company on high profile client projects with global brands using the latest technologies and platforms including web, mobile and tablet.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: To £60k basic + bonus + bens
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/INDX/DIG
Type: Permanent
Position: C#, ASP .NET, MS SQL Server – Senior Web Developer – Digital Agency –
Skills: Web Application Developer (C#, ASP .NET, Javascript, XML, XHTML, Visual Studio, IIS,CSS, etc)  with in depth technical skills in both front end and back-development is required for successful award winning digital/web company. Skills:

  • Expert knowledge of CSS, (X)HTML, JavaScript, XML, Visual Studio, Dreamweaver.
  • Strong skills in Actionscript, ASP, C# and SQL Server
  • Good design skills.
  • Successful track record of designing and developing mission critical web applications using cutting edge tools.
  • You will also possess a good understanding of the major browsers, WAI and building accessible websites.

 

Core Responsibilities

  • To design, develop and implement online solutions.
  • To assist in formulating the technical architecture of solutions.
  • Collaborate with strategic clients in the design, development and evolution of mission critical web applications using cutting edge tools.

 

With a relevant degree, you should have a passion for web technologies, the drive to innovate and the motivation to continuously upgrade your skills.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly talented team in a challenging environment.  .

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Rate: To £60k basic + bonus + bens
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: Abdul@curtisreed.com