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Front Office Tactical Developer

  • Location: London
  • £ Salary: Up to £550.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Mark Stiles
  • Expiry Date: 07 October 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -092022-473625

My client is looking for someone for the following role:

Front Office Tactical Developer

£500-£550 per day Inside

6-month contract - 50 / 50 work from home / London office

Key Responsibilities

  • Work as a business aligned RAD developer in our front office Technology team.
  • Work on the enhancement and maintenance of the RAD FO reporting, market data contribution, risk and PnL framework.
  • Use Rapid Application Development techniques for quick turn-around of high-profile projects.

Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience of front-office risk and PnL support and development.
  • Good understanding of equities and commodities products.
  • Good knowledge of JAVA/C#/C++, Python, Excel / VBA, SQL (SQL Server, Oracle).
  • Candidates with proven experience should also have had good exposure to Derivatives, ideally in a front-office facing role, and an in-depth understanding of the business.


  • Solid grasps of JAVA / .NET C#, with a good knowledge of its ecosystem.
  • Highly motivated to work directly for a front-office IT team.
  • Proactive and flexible approach to dealing with challenges.
  • Strong communication and analytical skills - able to work with trading desks, business management, Quantitative Research and IT teams to build and deliver solutions.
  • Analytical Skills - ability to follow complex quantitative concepts.
  • Able to work independently and deliver when under pressure and time constraints.
  • Acts with discipline.