Senior Developer, Markit Brokerage and Research Services

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IHS Markit
  • 18 Sep 16

Need Senior Developer Lead to work on high visibility initiative building 3-4 different products under a common platform.

Department Overview

Markit Brokerage & Research Services is an independent global analysis platform that combines workflow management, counterparty evaluation, research, commission management, compliance, corporate access and event services. These services provide actionable insight to brokers and asset managers to value, measure and maintain counterparty relationship, lever research, attend conferences and manage their commission workflow in compliance with regulatory environment along with the ability to create and distribute management reporting capabilities. Trading desks leverage the Markit Brokerage & Research process to ensure commissions and interactions are accurately maintained in a centralized software solution.

Duties and Accountabilities

The project involves working closely with business and help architecting and building a new Platform from ground up addressing new Business Vision. The candidate will play a key role in helping shaping requirement and development pathway along with contributing to it. The project involves working closely with business and help architecting and building a new Platform from ground up addressing new Business Vision. The candidate will play a key role in helping shaping requirement and development pathway along with contributing to it. • Provide Technical leadership to our team including designing and developing functionalities • Contribute in development efforts towards building the new platform. • Participate in Requirement Discussions, Design Discussion, Dev Planning. • Troubleshooting day to day development and production problems. • Business competencies

Business Competencies

Education and experience • Degree in Computer Science. • 10+ years of development experience working in large teams and projects • Should have excellent knowledge Core Java and have good experience working on systems developed using J2EE • Good knowledge of SQL and Oracle. • Any Microsoft Technology experience is a plus ( sql sever, C Sharp, dot Net) • Ability to deliver products in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. Management requirements Should have had some experiencing leading and mentoring junior team members.

Personal Competencies

Personal impact • Confident individual – able to represent the team at all levels of the business • Multitasker • Analytical nature and Keen problem solver • An owner – Making sure tasks are followed through and completed • Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations • Process oriented – happy to recommend, work to and support good processes and controls • Must have the ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines • Enthusiastic and driven Communication The role requires working very closely with product and thus must have excellent communication and presentation skills. Teamwork Must be able to work cross teams

Company Overview

Markit is a leading global diversified provider of financial information services. We provide products that enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. Our customers include banks, hedge funds, asset managers, central banks, regulators, auditors, fund adminis trators and insurance companies. Founded in 2003, we employ over 4,200 people in 10 countries. Markit shares are listed on Nasdaq under the symbol MRKT. For more information, please see www.markit.com