Java Developer - Secured Financing Technology – Associate

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

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Team Profile:

Morgan Stanley’s Secured Financing Technology team is looking for Java Developer to develop critical applications.

The Secured Financing Technology team provides solutions to the Bank Resource Management business within Morgan Stanley to enable the Firm to finance itself efficiently. Functions within this area include Repo trading, Collateral Posting and Optimization, Margin and Exposure management and Posting of Funding Carry costs. These are critical Firm-wide processes responsible for hundreds of billions of dollars of funding and collateral; there are major investments in this area driven by regulatory change which requires investment banks to become more efficient in these activities in order to achieve good profit margins.

Role Profile:

This role is within the carry costs area of the department. The business is looking to centralize the calculation of funding costs for all derivatives globally in the firm. The technology team of 6 are based out of London. This project is a long term project only in its early phases of development and offers the opportunity to learn about funding and financing costs of derivatives and work with the latest technology stack including Java 8, cloud and micro service architecture with a strong focus on unit, integration and BDD testing. This team is seen as one of the leaders of agile development practice within the firm.


Required Skills:

- Strong knowledge of Java 8, primarily within server-side development

- Knowledge of Unix/Linux

- Spring Boot

- Autosys R11

- Good understanding of multi-threaded Java programming

- Experience using design patterns

- Experience using relational databases (SQL)

- DB2 experience (Not essential)

- Strong communication skills with proven ability to deliver high-quality software working in multi-person teams

- Agile development practice

- Behaviour Driven development experience

- Unit testing (Junit)

- Angular/HTML5 ( Not essential )

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.