Java / Scala Dev (Application Development)

  • Competitive
  • Budapest, Budapest fovaros, Hungary Budapest Budapest fovaros HU
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 21 Sep 18 2018-09-21

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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 organization with 300+ 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, Operational, Liquidity and Model risk.

Role Profile
The FRM IT Framework team is responsible for building and maintaining the common tools, libraries and frameworks used across IT teams within Firm Risk Management. The team manages several different projects using various technologies (ranging from Java back-end libraries and applications to a C# front-end framework, web UIs, etc.), working with other IT teams and IT operations as clients.
We are looking for a team lead to join our Budapest based FRM Framework team, who is enthusiastic to work on various products, has strong technical knowledge and an analytical and problem solving attitude. The candidates should be deeply familiar with at least one technology and should be open to work with multiple different tools and techs across the Framework stack. Their responsibilities will also include assisting other IT teams with their adoption of new technologies, 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, JavaScript, C#, databases, Spring framework, Ext.JS

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.