Technology - C++Low Latency Execution Developer, Associate, Shanghai
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 747 offices in 42 countries.
In Morgan Stanley, Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses—and to our own.
We are looking for a strong C++ developer for Morgan Stanley's Low Latency Execution (LLX) team in Asia. The team develops/maintains cutting edge low latency smart order routers, dark liquidity pools, custom trading strategies which trade on a large variety of asset classes globally including Equity, FX, Rates, Commodities and Fixed Income. We are responsible for the full software life cycle of these systems. We work closely with our business partners in sales and trading, risk management, compliance, operations and other technology teams at Morgan Stanley. The developer will be responsible for building, testing and deploying strategic and tactical solutions for trading strategies, whilst improving monitoring, scalability, performance and efficiency of the low latency engines.
About us: Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. Morgan Stanley provides a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, achieve and grow.
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents. Qualifications:
Strong technical background in software development
Experience developing C++ applications using STL/Multi-Threading/Boost for LINUX
Scripting Perl/Python etc
Knowledge and experience on formal software development practices
High performance computing techniques
Knowledge of Finance/Trading
Project management and team lead experience beneficial
Knowledge of the FIX protocol