VBA Developer

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Nomura
  • 17 May 16

Nomura are currently looking for VBA Developer on a permaneent basis to work on their trading and risk management systems within the Global markets team. This role will involve working on the same desk as the traders and will require someone who has experience working closely with the business and with traders. You will be have experience in risk and PnL so front office experience is crucial to this role and a solid understanding of investment banking products ideally fixed income.

Senior VBA Developer for Trading and Risk Management System within Global markets team at Nomura.

Nomura are currently looking for VBA Developer on a permaneent basis to work on their trading and risk management systems within the Global markets team. This role will involve working on the same desk as the traders and will require someone who has experience working closely with the business and with traders. You will be have experience in risk and PnL so front office experience is crucial to this role and a solid understanding of investment banking products ideally fixed income.

This role provides a great opportunity for a front office VBA Developer to get heavily involved in the business side of the role, working on a unique systems that is central to the whole of the wider business and uses VBA in a very innovative way. You will be actively involved in new products and processes and see them right through to implementation and see the direct changes this has on the business. You will be working on very high profile projects that will be wide and varied.



Department criteria:

Practical and flexible front office developer required to work on a very broad trading and risk management system. The candidate will work in a very collaborative global team of 50, (25 in London) to maintain the system and to deliver strategic change, including the large number of regulatory changes and projects that the industry faces. The role will suit a candidate with solid technical skills, good business knowledge, previous exposure to front office.

Role description:

  • To work on all areas of the Totoro trading and risk system, including the Excel UI, end-of-day finance and risk reporting, regulatory reporting, trade structuring and operations tools, and market and reference data management.
  • To work with quants and other IT teams to implement practical solutions and contribute to strategic programmes.
  • To work constructively in a large team to deliver high quality solutions, and to encourage continuous improvement and collaboration.
  • To provide second-line support to the business for both system and business problems.

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required

  • Required: Excel VBA.
  • Desirable: C#, T-SQL/SQL Server, C++, AutoSys. VB6, Python.
  • Knowledge of fixed income markets and products.
  • Understanding of intra-day and EoD Finance and Risk flows in a front-office environment.

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