Technology - HTML5 Developer (Associate) - Hong Kong

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 17 Mar 18 2018-03-17

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About the role

We are looking for an Angular / HTML5 developer on the Equity Derivatives Trader Desktop team. Trader Desktop is a pre-trade workflow and pricing system used by the global Equity Derivatives flow businesses to price products (options, swaps), manage market data (volatility, dividends, yield curves) and perform data analysis (time series, scenario reports). 2017 has seen a significant investment in Trader Desktop, such as the re-engineering of a number of components. We now have a great deal of work to do in 2018 renovating the pricing tools and adding new business intelligence capabilities, being driven at the highest level by the business.

Responsibilities :
- Interface directly with business unit sponsors to gather requirements and document specifications for a new pricing tool
- Work with quants and trading to integrate analytics models and deliver new analysis tools
- Work with various front-end/middleware/backend teams to deliver projects
- Work with first level support team to provide production support
- Involvement in the full development lifecycle of projects
- Coordinate with global team on new features and participate in driving future direction of the system
- Provide coaching and mentorship for other object-oriented GUI developers in the team retooling onto Angular / HTML5 technologies


- Angular / HTML5 with knowledge of web and mobile development
- 5-10 years experience in programming
- Strong desire to work in a front office trading environment
- Eager to learn new areas (pricing / equities / risk tools)
- Experience with design patterns, unit testing, performance/memory analysis, and n-tier architecture
- Experience of full software development life cycle
- Ability to communicate with the business unit sponsors effectively and coordinate with various teams to deliver projects successfully
- Strong verbal & written skills required to interact with global teams