Capital Markets

Sterlings are very proud to partner with a number of Investment Banks across their technology organisations.In what is a highly competitive market, we use a research driven approach to connect high calibre IT professionals with our clients. We spend a great deal of time getting to know what interests and ultimately persuades passive candidates to move from one great organisation to another.

Our specialisms include:

Application Development (Java, Scala, Python, C#, C++)

  • Front Office
  • Quantitative
  • Middle and Back Office

Infrastructure

  • DevOps
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Cloud
  • Systems Engineering (Linux, Windows)

Data

  • Data Science
  • Big Data
  • Databases

Application Support

  • 1st to 3rd line

Senior Appointments

  • Department Heads
  • Programme Directors
  • Development Managers

Project Management & Business Analysis

QA Testing

Information and Cyber Security

  • Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Security Architecture
  • Penetration Testing/Ethical Hacking
  • SOC Analysis
  • Intrusion Detection and Threat Management
  • Incident Response
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Network Security

  • Liquidity Risk Business Analyst - BankingA Bank in the City of London is currently seeking a Liquidty Risk Business Analyst to work within their Technology Cross Functional Team.The Business Analyst will work closely with the business users to compile requirements, formulate testing strategies/plans, undertake system and integration testing and assist developers in understanding the business aspects of the solutions being put in place. There is a specific requirement for a Business Analyst with knowledge of Liquidity and Capital Requirements to support the bank's initiatives in this space.Requirements:Business analysis experience working for a leading bank or consultancy.An understanding of recent regulation around Capital and Liquidity especially the CRD IV package.Capital RequirementsCounterparty Credit Risk - exposure calculations, mitigants, risk weights and COREP returns.Own Funds - eligibility, risk weighted assets, minimum requirements and COREP returns.Market Risk, Operational Risk and COREP returns.Liquidity RiskLiquidity Coverage Requirement (LCR). HQLA asset eligibility, Cash Inflows and Outflows treatment, Collateral Swaps and associated COREP returns.Net Stable Funding Ratio.Knowledge of Derivatives, across a number of asset classes.

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  • Lead Data Engineer (Python) - Banking - 125k

    Lead Data Engineer (Python) - Banking - 125kOpportunity to lead the design of a new cutting edge data pipeline, streaming and analytics platform for an Investment Bank.As an experienced data engineer (with good Python or Scala and Spark skills) you'll join the leadership team in London (part of a data team of c50ppl globally) and take joint ownership for pipeline, streaming and analytics platform engineering. It's a hands-on role but will involve taking a lead on design, code reviews and promoting best practise across the team (currently a small team of 10). The team sits in the central data team so is responsible for the entire enterprise data pipeline(s) and streaming engineering for a c8k ppl trading business.Great role for someone looking to step into technical leadership.Send a CV for a confidential discussion.

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  • Software License and Asset Manager - Financial Services - LondonA Financial Services Company based in the City of London is currently seeking a Software License and Asset Manager.This person will support the execution of the ITAM strategy across EMEA whilst working alongside the business to ensure successful asset acquisition and continued compliance thus mitigating compliance and end of life risk.This role will also involve managing asset support and maintenance contract renewals across integrated EMEA environment for both entities as well as managing and monitoring asset licence compliance.The Software License and Asset Manager will also be involved in remediating and escalating any deviations in licence compliance to mitigate risk to the organization.Requirements:Proven experience in hardware and software asset and licence managementAble to provide examples of optimisation from previous rolesHas used Snow for asset managementExtensive knowledge of licensing terms and metricsAdle to identity improvements and new processes to increase the ITAM maturityConfident with licences metrics for Tier 1 vendors such as IBM, Oracle and MicrosoftExperienced in understanding contracts and termsExperience of procurement systems and raising necessary purchases

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  • Algo Developer (Java)

    As a Developer you will work specifically within their Algo and Technology team, developing and implementing strategies / solutions for the FX electronic trading algorithms pricing, risk management, and execution algorithms.They are a small, agile team in EMEA (circa 10 within technology). They require a candidate who can work closely with the business to build enterprise innovative solutions, with prior trading systems and finance knowledge. It is a low latency Java environment with KDB. Core Java experience is a must have prerequisite (Concurrency, Collections API, Low Latency, Messaging, Event processing and Data Structures). They can be flexible on domain knowledge, however this candidate must have some knowledge of financial products / asset classes.What will you do?Work with Stakeholders to build and maintain the FX Algo trading system.Work with Stakeholders and KDB team to build and maintain a real-time analytic system to support FX eTrading.Identify and implement solutions to optimize performance and maintain low latencyWork in an agile team in support of a fast-moving release cycleLeverage new technologies and approaches with continuous improvement in mindCollaborate with other teams across asset classes and functions to share expertise and solutions.What do you need to succeed?Proven track record in creating, maintaining, enhancing eTrading systems.Expert level knowledge of Java essentialExperience with Java low latency technologies such as Chronicle queue and/or Disruptor RingBufferThorough understanding of high capacity/low latency infrastructure (networking, low latency messaging system, etc)Knowledge of memory management challenges that exist in high throughput low latency trading applicationsExcellent verbal and written communication skills

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  • Lead Data Engineer - Banking - 125k

    Lead Data Engineer - Banking - 125kOpportunity to lead the design of a new cutting edge data pipeline, streaming and analytics platform for an Investment Bank.As an experienced data engineer (with good Scala or Python skills) you'll join the leadership team in London (part of a data team of c50ppl globally) and take ownership for pipeline, streaming and analytics platform engineering. It's a hands-on role but will involve taking a lead on design, code reviews and promoting best practise across the team (currently a small team of 3). The team sits in the central data team so is responsible for the entire enterprise data pipeline(s) and streaming engineering for a c8k ppl trading business.Great role for someone looking to step into technical leadership.Send a CV for a confidential discussion.

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  • Lead Data Engineer (Python) - Banking - 125k

    Lead Data Engineer (Python) - Banking - 125kOpportunity to lead the design of a new cutting edge data pipeline, streaming and analytics platform for an Investment Bank.As an experienced data engineer (with good Python or Scala and Spark skills) you'll join the leadership team in London (part of a data team of c50ppl globally) and take joint ownership for pipeline, streaming and analytics platform engineering. It's a hands-on role but will involve taking a lead on design, code reviews and promoting best practise across the team (currently a small team of 10). The team sits in the central data team so is responsible for the entire enterprise data pipeline(s) and streaming engineering for a c8k ppl trading business.Great role for someone looking to step into technical leadership.Send a CV for a confidential discussion.

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  • Lead Data Engineer - Banking - 125k

    Lead Data Engineer - Banking - 125kOpportunity to lead the design of a new cutting edge data pipeline, streaming and analytics platform for an Investment Bank.As an experienced data engineer (with good Scala and Spark skills) you'll join the leadership team in London (part of a data team of c50ppl globally) and take ownership for pipeline, streaming and analytics platform engineering. It's a hands-on role but will involve taking a lead on design, code reviews and promoting best practise across the team (currently a small team of 3). The team sits in the central data team so is responsible for the entire enterprise data pipeline(s) and streaming engineering for a c8k ppl trading business.Great role for someone looking to step into technical leadership.Send a CV for a confidential discussion.

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  • Information Security Analyst - Investment BankA Bank based in the City of London is currently seeking an Information Security Analyst to join their EMEA Technology teamThe Inforation Security Analyst will be responsible for ensuring effective management and control of information security, IT and information risk for all appropriate Security and technology departments. This person will liaise with the other information security functions within the company to ensure a consistent approach to all controls, standards and policies is adopted across the organisation.Other duties include ensuring all necessary Information Security controls are in place and that an appropriate strategy to protect the firm from all Cyber, external and internal threats is defined and being implemented. Requirements:Exensive experience in working in an Information Security function within the financial services industry.CISSP or CISM qualified.Strong Security Operations/ Engineering background.Strong ability to analyse and distill complex issues and present succinct updates to management and associated committees.Active involvement in internal and external audits and experience of managing Audit relationships.Thorough understanding of relevant international standards and associated control frameworks.

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  • Senior IT Project Manager - Front Office (fixed income) - 150k Our client is an innovative Investment Bank with a strong technology led strategy. They are looking to hire an experienced front office technology PM with a solid background delivering for fixed income business leaders and collaborating heavily with front office / quant development groups. You'll ideally have started out as a developer before moving into BA/PM roles but a technical BA background is also relevant. You'll be adept at building relationships and managing senior business and tech stakeholders and will be a delivery focused project manager. This being a front office facing role you'll need to be agile and customer led, with a strong focus on ensuring the business are getting best value from IT and that the long term strategy, as well as BAU and tactical projects are on track and remediated where necessary. An excellent role for someone wanting to work closely with the business and not inside a large programme delivery organisation. Comp is flexible depending on experience. Please note we are not able to reply to every application.

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  • FX Trade Floor Support Analyst - Investment BankA Bank in the City of London is currently seeking an FX Trade Floor Support Analyst to join their EMEA Technology teamkThe Trade Floor Support Analyst will provide stable and reliable IT service delivery function by contributing to the design, maintaining and supporting the Trading Applications and infrastructure to ensure the business have the tools to trade effectively. Key duties will include Investigating, diagnosing and resolving incidents and problems within service level agreement tolerances, liaising with other Technology/ Front Office Engineering as well as working on projects as necessary.Functional / Technical Competencies:In depth Market data and Trading system knowledge across FX (ie EIKON, Dealhub, etc)Previous Trade Floor Level 2 Support experience across F/O FXGood knowledge of IT infrastructure and connectivity (including networks)

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