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C++ Developer

Job Description

We are AMS. We are a global total workforce solutions firm; we enable organisations to thrive in an age of constant change by building, re-shaping, and optimising workforces. Our Contingent Workforce Solutions (CWS) is one of our service offerings; we act as an extension of our clients' recruitment team and provide professional interim and temporary resources.

Our investment banking client has been present in the UK for more than 150 years, they're a long-term partner to British business. Today, the Group is formed of 10 divisions and employs 9,300 staff based in 21 core locations right across the country. Their role is simply stated: help clients achieve their goals by combining local know-how and global reach. In so doing, they seek to make a positive, sustainable contribution to both the UK economy and society.

On behalf of this organisation, AMS are looking for a C++ Developer for a 6 months contract based in London.

Purpose of the Role:

  • Develop new enhancements as requested by the business (this could be from Front, Middle or Back Office). Enhancements can be in the form of new financial products, new booking methods, improving functionality, reacting to audit points, regulatory requirements etc.
  • Maintenance - bug fixing, intra-day technical support and overnight 3rd line support.

As a C++ Developer you will be responsible for:

  • As a developer, the main responsibilities are to design and develop new pieces of software, to enhance existing software to provide new functionality requested by the business and to correct bugs. For the majority of projects Business Analysts provide requirements for the developers to work with.
  • In the lead up to a major release, developers are expected to get involved fixing regression bugs, maintaining the automated regression tests and with the regression testing of an allocated area of the system.

What we require from the candidate:

  • Good C++ programming skills
  • Working in Scrum or another Agile environment
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skill more than coding
  • Proactive and flexible approach to dealing with challenges
  • Interest Derivative experience is desirable, but not mandatory for the right candidate
  • Bug fixing

Technical Environment:

  • C++ (Visual Studio 2015 - migrating to VS2022) and C#.NET 4.6 in a Windows environment
  • CppUnit for unit testing
  • Python and Robot for automated regression testing
  • Oracle 12c/19c, SQL and stored procedures

If you are interested in applying for this position and meet the criteria outlined above, please click the link to apply and we will contact you with an update in due course.

This client will only accept workers operating via an Umbrella or PAYE engagement model.

AMS, a Recruitment Process Outsourcing Company, may in the delivery of some of its services be deemed to operate as an Employment Agency or an Employment Business