Team lead, fx cash development

06 October England - Greater London, London Perm


A leadership position responsible for IT systems used by the FX cash trading business and for the team which works on them.
The candidate will have a strong focus on delivery, strong technical background, and exceptional customer-facing skills, with experience facing heads of trading/sales desks and translating their demanding requirements into projects that deliver high-quality changes on aggressive timescales.

Key Responsibilities

The candidate will lead the development/projects team responsible for a mixture of in-house bespoke systems and vendor products with in-house integration code.
These include:

• Sigma – in-house spot FX trade management and position keeping system

• Barracuda – vendor order-management system with in-house integration code

• FCO Blotter – in-house FX option entry and blotter
responsibility of cash dev team because of technology fit

• Deal Hub – vendor trade STP and routing

Management and reporting

Position reports directly to the Global Head of FX IT.
Will be responsible for people and project management of a mixed team of contractors and more junior permanent staff.

A degree in an IT-related subject or substantial commercial experience both in software development and team leadership.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.