Quasar Developer

Quasar Developer

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Investment Management

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  • Salary/Rate:

    £400 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Kirsty McIntyre

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Quasar Developer required for an initial six month contract with a London based Investment Manager.

Initial six month contract - £500/day.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Analysis, design and development of the in house Quasar system and its modules
  • Documentation of practice, processes and software.
  • Ensure proper implementation of changes in accordance with agreed Change Management procedures.
  • Post live, providing third line support for the duration of the agreed warranty period.

Experience (Mandatory)

  • Quasar
  • Experience of the Investment Management industry
  • Fluent in Cache Object script programming language
  • Cache classes
  • SQL
  • Experience of full lifecycle development activity i.e.:
    • Analysis and the production of technical specifications using sequence and activity diagrams etc. e.g. using Use Cases.
    • creation and implementation of unit test (regression) scripts
    • support of quality assurance and user acceptance test cycles
    • deployment through structured environments for development, integration, quality assurance, user acceptance, production and disaster recovery

Experience (Desirable)

  • VC/m Version Control
  • Experience with JIRA and Confluence / Agile SCRUM
  • Experience of working within a Continuous Integration environment / automated unit testing
  • XML and Web Services
  • Linux
  • Good understanding of OO design principles
  • Design patterns