Principal Engineer Principal Engineer …

McCabe & Barton
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 14 juil. 19
Up to 150K base
McCabe & Barton
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 14 juil. 19
Up to 150K base
A Leading Investment Management firm is looking for a Principal Engineer to join the Fixed Income Front Office technology team, building a suite of next-generation, cloud native applications.

They are looking for a Principal or Senior Engineer to join their Fixed Income Front Office technology team to build a new platform on AWS. The platform will require a individual who is capable across the full stack with Java on the back end. As a key contributor throughout the entire product lifecycle, you will be required to think outside the box and bring cutting edge technology in-house. 

In this role, you will help engineer and develop new capabilities using modern web/cloud technologies for use by our Portfolio Managers and Quantitative Analysts.

Core Attributes:

  • Demonstrable passion for technology ideally with personal projects or open-source involvement.
  • Someone who takes pride in engineering excellence and instils these values in others.
  • A proponent of strong collaborative software engineering techniques and methods: agile development, continuous integration, code review or pairing, unit testing, refactoring and related approaches.  


  • Expert knowledge in one or more programming languages such as JavaScript, R, Python, .NET, and Java, with experience utilizing object oriented and functional programming styles.
  • Proficient with a range of open source frameworks and development tools – React/Redux, Node.js, D3, NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, Jupyter.
  • Experience building and deploying a modern web/cloud stack:
    • Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or similar
    • ECS, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform
    • Continuous integration and deployment technologies
  • Knowledge of one or more relevant database technologies – SQL Server, Oracle, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, RedShift
  • Proficient on Linux platforms with knowledge of various scripting languages
  • Strong desire to develop using TDD and BDD technologies


  • A solid understanding of tradable financial instruments (securities, derivatives) and capital markets
  • Experience of web-based development and visualisation technology for portraying large and complex data sets and relationships
  • An advanced level of relevant mathematical knowledge e.g. statistics, time-series analysis, asset pricing theory, optimisation algorithms.
  • Experience with algorithms and data structures


If there is any interest, or you think you may know someone who would be interested, please feel free to contact me on or 0207 796 3218.