Real Time Pricing Systems - Developer - C++
- Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom Glasgow Scotland GB
- Permanent, Full time
- Morgan Stanley
- 26 Apr 18 2018-04-26
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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.
Institutional Securities Technology (IS Tech) develop and oversee the overall technology strategy and bespoke technology solutions to drive and enable the Institutional businesses and enterprise-wide functions. Our clients include Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment Banking, Research and Global Capital Markets as well as Operations, HR and Corporate Services.
The Quantitative and Structured Products (QSP) team is part of the Institutional Securities Group Technology department, and is tasked with building first class automated pricing, trading systems as well as corresponding analytics, servicing key stakeholders in the Equity and Derivatives business Areas.
Asset classes priced and traded include algorithmic indices, stocks, ETFs, baskets, swaps, structured exotic products and other derivatives. Our client base spans many different trading desks across the main trading locations (London, New York, Hong Kong, and Tokyo).
Morgan Stanley would like to appoint a strong developer for the QSP team. As a member of the team, you will help develop a system which provides real time prices for a variety of asset classes and use cases. The system is used around the world, is available 24 hours a day and has to combine scalability, performance, reliability and correctness.
You will get the support of the team locally in Glasgow and around the world to build out your knowledge and develop your abilities, skillset and career.
We are looking for a candidate who has strong technical skills is aspiring to work directly with technical and business clients to understand their requirements.
- Ability to analyse problems, propose high quality solutions, and deliver excellent code
- Able to communicate with non-technical users
- Strong C++ including template programming, threading and performance considerations
- Experience of C++11/14 features or equivalents from Boost library
- Experience with Sybase or similar relational database
- Experience working in a Linux environment
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise 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. *LI-AM2