C++ Developer - Client Connectivity Services - Associate

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 23 Sep 18 2018-09-23

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Team Profile:
Client Connectivity Services is responsible for the global connectivity and order management of client electronic flow coming into Morgan Stanley. We cover multiple asset classes including cash equity, listed derivatives and FX. We are a global team of highly skilled engineers from a wide range of backgrounds and experience levels. We are in search of world's foremost technologists to help us take our systems to the next level, with a broad range of engineering challenges for the right candidate.

The position is for a C++ developer working within the Client Connectivity Services team. The candidate will be working with our global development team and other technology teams to drive and deliver software and functional innovations in order to maintain industry leadership and competitive advantage in the electronic trading space.

The candidate should be a self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible team player and will be expected to collaborate with teams in local and remote locations. Day-to-day work will include programming in C++, code design/review sessions and testing. Prior experience must include programming in C++ on Linux Operating system. If you like to work as part of a great team, work on complex technical challenges, learn and develop new and exciting skills in a relaxed environment with good work-life balance, then this role is for you.


Required Skills:

  • Experience working on C++ applications in a Linux environment.
  • An appreciation of good software architecture and computer science fundamentals.
  • A working knowledge of agile and continuous integration/delivery principles.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions independently.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated and an interest to learn.

Desired Skills:
  • Experience working on electronic trading systems.
  • Knowledge of FIX protocol.
  • Shell scripting / Python experience.

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.

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.*LI-RJ1