Technical Lead (Contract) - Scala Developer- Greenfield Project- Pricing Engine Project

  • Competitive
  • London, England, Großbritannien
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Oxford Knight
  • 22 Mär 19

Technical Lead (Contract) - Scala Developer- Greenfield Project- Pricing Engine Project

posted on 27 April 2017 in: ○ London ○ Contract

Location: London

Salary: £750+

This is an exciting opportunity to join a top tier investment bank as lead Scala developer. Facing off to Strats, Traders and Sales desks, this is a fantastic option for gaining maximum exposure to key business areas and have a real impact on the continued success of the firm.

Keywords: Scala, HTML5, low-latency, real-time systems, distributed computing

The role:

This is an opportunity for a highly capable Scala developer to join ta greenfield project that also has the option to include experimental Machine Learning components.

This candidate will take the lead role and will be the face of the project to both Strats and Traders, gathering requirements, developing and testing solutions, and implementing them.

This is within a key growth area for the bank and involves extensive collaboration with multiple other teams including Rates, Credit, FX and clients.

Skills: Scala, Java, low latency, real-time systems


The ideal candidate will have core Scala experience; or strong commercial background and completion of "Functional Programming Principles in Scala". The will also require risk systems development experience. Experience of Fixed Income business would also be advantageous as well as java development experience and working in large codebases.


  • Liaise with both the business arm and clients
  • Leadership of full project life cycle.
  • Interaction with the global bank.

Key Skills

  • Core Scala
  • Functional programming experience

  • Multi-threading
  • Distributed systems.

If you are interested in the position, please get in touch!

0203 4757 197

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