Cache Developer (Intersystems)

Cache Developer (Intersystems)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Investment Management

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Kirsty McIntyre

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  • Published:

    etwa 1 Jahr

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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My client, a London based Asset Manager are looking an Intersystems Caché / IRIS developer to join their data development team within the Engineering function to develop, implement and maintain solutions for their enterprise data distribution platform.

Their internal system is a strategic data hub for enterprise data and derived or complex data services, in particular providing investment, accounting and reference data.

This is a senior developer role requiring extensive experience of the entire software development project lifecycle and with particular emphasis on database and data processing development.

Key Corporate Relationships:

  • Other Data Developers
  • IT Solution Architects
  • Data Architects
  • IT Project Managers
  • IT Development, Business Analysts, QA and Operational staff
  • Data Management Office

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Planning
  • Estimate development effort for assigned tasks
  • Work with Business Analysts to clarify requirements when necessary
  • Build
    • Contribute to technical design of platform solution
    • Develop and maintain high-quality solutions
    • Work with other developers in a collaborative manner both within and across different workstreams, projects and programmes
    • Create comprehensive automated unit and integration tests for all developed code
    • Work with Test Analysts to assist with QA and UAT testing of delivered solutions
  • BAU
    • Help transition into production including providing adequate technical documentation for production support
    • Provide third line support for delivered solutions
  • Best Practice
    • Adhere to code quality standards for all development activities
    • Contribute to creation and maintenance of best practice documentation
    • Stay up-to-date on trends and techniques being used in the industry through research and apply this knowledge to systems being developed


Technical Experience and Background

  • Essential skills / tools:
  • Must have proven track record of developing with Caché Objects / SQL and have good understanding of object-oriented design principles.
  • Must be expert level user of Caché Objectscript programming language.

  • Desired:
  • Strong SQL skills and experience of database performance tuning
  • Automated Unit Testing
  • XML / JSON and web services (Soap / REST).

  • Optional:
  • Deltanji change management toolset
  • Intersystems DeepSee / BI / OLAP / MDX
  • Javascript and JS based frameworks (e.g. Sencha extjs)
  • Data Visualisation
  • Python or Java
  • Containers (Docker)
  • UML

Business Knowledge / Professional Qualifications:

Proven experience in development role, preferably with exposure to investment management or demonstrable business awareness from outside the sector