A global FinTech & Trading powerhouse is expanding its functionality across multiple asset classes, starting with the complete reinvention of its Rates eTrading systems. This is one of the first initiatives of its kind: transforming the entire trading system into containerised microservices with a focus on performant APIs and ultra-high speed messaging.

They’re looking to hire a world-class core Java engineer with experience designing and building APIs and high-performance messaging applications across distributed, scalable systems. Agile engineering is at the heart of what this group are about, placing true emphasis on well-written, high quality code.

Must Have:

  • 4+ years’ core Java engineering experience
  • Experience building APIs and microservice-based applications.
  • Background in Agile engineering following TDD, BDD, Pair Programming etc..
  • High-performance messaging technologies including Aeron, Chronicle etc

Nice to have:

  • Experience having transformed an on-prem data centre into cloud-based microservices.
  • Payment systems experience or similar high-volume messaging systems.


  • Top compensation packages (contract or permanent)
  • Fully remote interview process
  • Remote during Covid and flexible thereafter

For more information, please email Seb.Coughlin@StanfordBlack.com for a confidential conversation.