Data Developer (Intersystems)

Data Developer (Intersystems)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Investment Management

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  • Salary/Rate:

    £550 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Kamal Basir

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    Initial 6-month

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We are looking for an Intersystems Caché / IRIS developer to join our clients data development team within the Engineering function to develop, implement and maintain solutions for our enterprise data distribution platform.

This is a senior developer role therfore extensive experience of the full software development project life cycle is required in additon to strong knowledge on database and data processing development.


  • Estimate development effort for assigned tasks
  • Work with Business Analysts to clarify requirements when necessary
  • 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
  • Help transition into production including providing adequate technical documentation for production support
  • Provide third line support for delivered solutions

Technical Experience

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.


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

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