Application Development Team Managemet (Application Development)

  • Competitive
  • Budapest, Budapest fovaros, Hungary Budapest Budapest fovaros HU
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 22 Sep 18 2018-09-22

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Company Profile
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 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Department Profile
FRM IT is a global IT organisation with 200+ members spread over three continents. The department is responsible for developing and overseeing the enterprise technology strategy and bespoke technology solutions to enable Morgan Stanley to comply with international regulatory frameworks for calculating regulatory capital levels, enforcing risk governance, and providing comprehensive reporting and disclosure. The department is executing an ongoing program of work to extend the capabilities of the Firm Risk platform to meet both internal and external requirements. Our clients include Risk Managers and Middle Office stake holders responsible for managing the Firm's Market, Credit and Operational risk.

Role Profile
The FRM IT Shared Webapps team is responsible for building and maintaining the common web based applications and tooling used across IT as well as client teams within Firm Risk Management. The team manages multiple different projects, collaborating with various client groups.
We are looking for a team lead to join our Budapest based Shared Webapps team, who has strong interpersonal skills and who is enthusiastic about working on multiple interesting projects. Candidates should be familiar with web application design and should be open to work with various web technologies. Their responsibilities will also include communicating with clients, managing feature requests and releases, and navigating competing priorities, so strong communication skills are required.

Primary Responsibilities
The candidate's responsibilities will include leading and managing a development team, overseeing the entire software development lifecycle from requirement analysis and management, prioritization, feasibility analysis, design, development, verification, deployment, and production support. In doing so, the candidate will be expected to liaise with other development teams, business analysts, operational, support and quality assurance staff around the globe on a daily basis.


Skills Required
- Technical leadership and management skills
- A good understanding of systems and architectures
- Good problem solving skills
- Practical knowledge of at least one of the following: Java, Ext.JS, Angular, React

Skills Desired
- Experience with multiple programming languages and technologies

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.