Manager – Pricing and Risk Developer – Singapore

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 26 Jun 17

Manager – Pricing and Risk Developer – Singapore

An exciting opportunity has become available for a capable software developer to join the team in Singapore which supports the Commodities and Global Markets (CGM) Business. CGM is involved in a broad range of sales and trading activities across various financial instruments and physical commodities. CGM transacts in various over-the-counter derivatives, exchange traded products, loans and capital raisings across a broad range of products including foreign exchange, equities, agricultural commodities, metals and energy products. In Asia, CGM has trading, sales, research and financing capabilities covering:

  • Fixed Income & Currencies - foreign exchange and interest rates products.
  • Structured Global Markets - trade financing solutions, principle investments, and investor solutions.
  • Commodities - metals, energy, agriculture, freight and bulk.
  • Futures - execution and clearing of futures contracts across exchanges globally.

As a front office developer, you will work directly with Traders, Marketers, and Quants. Areas of focus include trade capture, risk management, and product development. Consistent growth within CGM means that candidates demonstrating stand out abilities will be presented with significant scope for personal and career development.

MACQUARIE Group Limited is a global investment banking and diversified financial services group, providing banking, financial advisory and investment and funds management services to institutional, corporate and retail clients and counterparties around the world.

CGM provides clients with risk and capital solutions across physical and financial markets. CGM's diverse platform provides financing, financial hedging, physical execution and access to market pricing for clients exposed to commodities and financial markets. Markets covered include energy; metals, mining and agriculture; fixed income and currencies; credit; and futures. CGM's global reach includes 24-hour market coverage with staff located in more than 20 offices across the Americas, Europe the Middle East, Asia and Australia.

COG brings together specialist support services including technology, market operations, workplace and human resources. COG's purpose is to drive operational excellence through business-aligned services with a focus on quality, cost and risk.

The CGM Technology team, part of the Corporate Operations Group (COG), is seeking to add a motivated Developer to join a talented global technology team focused on high quality and consistent delivery to support the business.

Responsibilities
  • Primary role function is hands-on C++ development of trading and risk-management systems
  • Actively participate in the full software lifecycle including maintenance of existing code base, testing and problem resolution
  • Work with front and middle office stakeholders to translate business strategy into clear technical requirements/solutions
  • Adopt a proactive approach in identifying technical risks and mitigation strategies
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with the business and other teams within IT

Key Skill Requirements
  • Practical knowledge of derivatives, risk management and pricing; together with strong mathematical skills.
  • Expertise in large-scale, hands-on C++ development, ideally within
  • a UNIX environment
  • Outstanding academic achievements; including a strong relevant university technology degree, post-graduate qualification or equivalent

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Advertised: 12 Jun 2017 Singapore Standard Time
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