Principal Software Engineer

Investment Management Fund

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  • / London, UK
  • / Permanent
  • / £150,000 - £180,000
REF: JD10833

Principal Software Engineer – Global Investment/Asset Manager

£180,000 plus package

OFS is partnered with a major Investment Management fund that currently has almost $1.5 trillion in assets under management.

This is an opportunity to be a part of their continued growth whilst having a significant impact on the technical direction within the business.

You’ll operate as a hands-on engineer whilst occasionally leading teams on large, complex projects.

You’ll also:

  • Create firm-wide technical direction and contribute to the formalisation of strategic decisions
  • Deliver holistic solutions to difficult technical challenges
  • Provide technology leadership

Core Tech Stack:

Java | Python | AWS

What you’ll need:

  • 10+ years of experience in a software engineering role
  • High-level expertise in Java
  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of different development styles (OO, Functional etc.)
  • Strong coding skills across various languages and frameworks
  • Deep understanding of automated testing
  • Proficient in designing complex database schema
  • Knowledge of AWS and/or other cloud providers
  • Prior experience working in financial services, ideally within a Hedge Fund, Asset Manager, etc.
  • Be present in the London office at least 2 days per week
Base salary: £150,000 – £180,000 depending on experience
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