Senior Developer - Glasgow

up to £100k - Development
Ref: 83 Date Posted: Monday 10 Dec 2018
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Asura empower financial institutions to streamline their business and accelerate their digital transformation to effectively compete in a digital-first world. We unify functionality from traditional core systems and new fintech capabilities into a seamless suite of products improving business efficiency and customer acquisition.

What we’re looking for
We are looking for an experienced full stack developer to join our software development team based in Glasgow. The candidate will work directly with clients and other team members to deliver software solutions for equity and fixed income trading lifecycles. The project you will be working on involves development of microservices ranging from the general ledger, through to trade execution and monitoring.

Candidates must be highly motivated and be able to demonstrate ability to lead a software development through the full SDLC. Ideal candidates will also have an understanding of web technologies used to build web applications using HTML5/JavaScript.

Required Technologies

  • Java 8 or C#
  • Spring or .NET core
  • Oracle, Postgres, SQL Server (and/or other RDMS)
  • Git
  • Kafka, RabbitMQ (and/or other MQ systems)

Required Skills

  • Ability and desire to lead, mentor and influence team members
  • Experience in architecture and design of micro services
  • Experienced working in an agile environment and the desire to coach others to embrace agile methodologies
  • Develop software with fully automated testing
  • Strong knowledge of Object-Oriented design principles
  • Experience in development of highly scalable microservices
  • Good understanding of how web applications work. Strong coding skills, databases, API, security, UI/UX
  • Good understanding of transactions

Desired skills/technologies

  • HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Vuu.js
  • TDD and BDD
  • Banking sector knowledge
  • Knowledge of General Ledger and accounting principles

What we offer

  • Opportunities to participate in industry leading cutting edge software development at a fastpaced start-up
  • Tools, training and team to help you innovate
  • Opportunities to challenge and expand your technical skillset and progress your career
  • Full training through CISI on your chosen Financial Services qualification pathway
  • Full professional accreditation within the Financial Services profession
  • A flexible working environment and a dress down code
  • Powerful development machines configurable to your own requirements and preferences

You’ll also receive

  • A generous pension contribution
  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Salary sacrifice gym membership
  • A 10% performance related bonus

This is a fantastic opportunity. Please apply now for an immediate interview.