Senior Risk Developer, London

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Linum Consult’s client is a leading international finance company, currently seeking a Senior Risk Developer to provide intraday risk, P&L, and market data to the Macro business. This role will be at the level of Vice President and based in London.


  • Helping to provide traders a view of their positions and an aggregated management view of risk for senior management, to be fed to control systems
  • Using a number of technologies such as Kafka, C++ and some Python
  • Engaging with senior level stakeholders amongst business management and trading teams
  • Programming in .NET to change/modify the greenfield application suite’s codebase as per business requirements
  • Owning key work items throughout the process development cycle
  • Leading the hands-on development, being responsible for ensuring the project works meets the highest technical standards
  • Overseeing line management for 1-2 members of staff
  • Liaising with Front Office (traders, business managers) to discuss new requirements, issues
  • Providing production support


  • Strong experience in .NET development
  • Demonstrable history of managing development processes on a large project or team
  • Ability to interact and communicate with stakeholders at all levels
  • Excellent ability to deliver well-designed frameworks for monitoring and testing
  • Experience in Kafka/Redis and GraphQL
  • Good knowledge of AWS cloud technologies
  • Experience of creating reliable development processes
  • Have good knowledge of coding standards


If you fulfil ALL of the key criteria for this position, then please submit your application for the attention of Kiva Donald to If your application is successful you will be contacted within 48 hours for a further discussion.

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