€500 - €530 per day | 6 month contract
Our client, a global research and analytics provider, are looking for a Front Office Application Developer to join their team on a 6-month contract. The Application Developer will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining applications in areas of order/trade flow and risk management, whilst communicating effectively with key stakeholders in order to drive developmental work. Python experience is mandatory, and a basic understanding of VBA is required.
Responsibilities & Requirements
Assist clients with global strategic decisions to ensure standardisation of systems involved with their order and trade flow.
Ensure communication is maintained with clients in order to thoroughly understand their needs and requirements, creating tools in line with these.
Take ownership of designing, developing and enhancing/maintaining applications in areas of order/trade flow and risk management.
Design, code, test and document programs.
Develop and offer front-line support for systems, and convert spreadsheets into strategic code base.
Python experience is mandatory. Basic understanding of VBA is required.
Business knowledge including RATES, FX and REPOS is desirable.
Architect/ technology design skills capable of integrating tactical solutions into strategic builds.
Proven experience working with relational databases, such as Oracle or SQL.
Highly skilled in database connectivity to excel.
Accomplished in migration from Excel to MS Access/Python.
Demonstrate excellent communication skills, written and verbal, in order to drive development work in coordination with key stakeholders.
Proven experience with front office products or risk technology/trading applications/hardcore investment banking.
Master’s degree in Finance or Technology is highly advantageous.
Required to work from home during COVID pandemic. However will be required to work in Dublin once restrictions are eased.