GMOT: Assistant Vice President / Vice President, Reference Data Scala Developer, Global Markets Technology

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 15 Oct 18

GMOT: Assistant Vice President / Vice President, Reference Data Scala Developer, Global Markets Technology

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:
Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion mission.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Position Description
Background: Reference Data team provides solutions for client onboarding within Global Markets domain. We are looking for strong developers who would like to pursue a career in technical tracks within investment banking.

Key Responsibilities

  • 80% of time would be concentrated in programming
  • Responsible for developing, enhancing, modifying and/or maintaining applications within Global Markets environment
  • Software developers design, code, test, debug and document programs as well as support activities for the corporate systems architecture
  • Working closely with business partners in defining requirements for system applications

Key Requirements
  • We are looking for very strong Java / Scala developers with extensive experience building middle-tier services, who are self-starters and eager learners
  • Do hands-on programming in any language such as Python, Java, Scala or JavaScript.
  • Good understanding of common algorithms and data structures
  • Strong problem-solving and analytics skills
  • Strong knowledge of software best practices (Object-Oriented design, patterns, algorithms, data structures)
  • Good understanding of SDLC and application of Agile Methodologies including but not limited to automated testing (such as Test-Driven Development), Code Review, Continuous Integration and Version Control Systems
  • Solid understanding of functional programming

Desirable Skills
  • Development experience using functional programming libraries such as Scalaz, Cats, Lodash/FP or Ramda.js is a big plus.
  • Knowledge of KYC and CDD systems is a plus
  • Experience with web technology frameworks like Angular or ReactJS
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Experience in Linux operating systems in server environments
  • Experience working with GIT or other version control systems

Posting Date: 24/09/2018
- Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40