Senior Consultant Software Developer at Digiterre, London, £Contract Option

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  • London, UK
  • Jan 16, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

About Digiterre:

Digiterre is an award winning, leading technology consultancy that provides innovative software and data solutions to the capital markets. Founded in 2000, we are a growing consultancy with an established client base which specialises in delivering high risk, high profile projects and has worked with over a hundred and fifty clients globally, including many of the world’s largest banks, hedge funds, prime brokers, energy and commodities trading firms.

We are a friendly, collaborative team where motivation, expertise and transparency are encouraged and highly valued. We work closely with our clients to develop bespoke software solutions, enabling their success in fast paced, highly competitive environments. We encourage autonomy and ownership enabling you to deliver maximum impact to our clients, working with the support of highly skilled colleagues in a non hierarchical working environment.

We take a pragmatic view to designing high-quality, scalable software using the best tools and technologies available.


We are seeking an experienced full-stack developer to join us as a key senior contributor for upcoming project work across major financial services initiatives.

As a senior consultant, you will be expected to help drive the technical direction of a project, mentor junior developers as well as contributing to continuous improvement in the software delivery team.

We look for candidates who demonstrate a passion for technology and the software industry as a whole. We value those who are genuinely interested in using technology to create business solutions and aren’t afraid to use their experience to challenge our thinking and provide alternative views.

Personal skills required:

  • Be a proactive and collaborative member of the team.
  • Work directly with our clients to elicit requirements, gain feedback and execute on technical delivery.
  • Excellent communication skills; we encourage our consultants to interact directly with clients and help foster a positive working culture.

Specific technical competencies are:

  • Core technology experience of Java or C# preferred. Experience developing/architecting greenfield systems is highly valuable.
  • Previous experience designing and developing real-time systems with modern web frameworks; Angular and React with TypeScript preferred.
  • In-depth Agile methodology experience, including knowledge of TDD and BDD.
  • GIT for Source control.
  • DevOps/CloudOps familiarity, hands-on experience is desirable however not essential.
  • Experience with Azure/AWS is desirable however not essential
  • Interest in microservices, event sourcing, cloud-based solutions or other modern architectural patterns.
  • Domain knowledge in one of more of: Buy Side, eFX, Banking, Energy Trading, Market Data, Investment Management, Insurance, FinTech or Marketing Technology space is desirable, however not essential.

The selection process:

Selected candidates will undergo an initial phone screen followed by a technical interview and a meeting with senior leadership team.

Our Values:

At Digiterre, we value:

Team: Understanding that the best outcomes are created by highly professional, high performance teams working together to deliver the agreed outcomes.

Ownership: Expressing a dependable ‘can-do’ attitude. We do whatever it takes to deliver a complete solution to a problem, on time on and within budget. We own the issues, not just the story.

Transparency: Actively communicating all the time. We are open and approachable in our dealings with clients and with each other. We appreciate others’ perspectives.

Expertise: Being highly professional at all times, displaying strong domain knowledge that is focused on solving clients’ business problems. Having the pragmatism and experience to propose multiple solutions and working with the client to select the best option.

Motivation: Being driven to deliver innovative, best of breed solutions that meet the clients’ needs.