C# Developer

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 25 Feb 18 2018-02-25

C# Developer

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.

Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modeling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses-and to our own.

Institutional Corporate Technology (ICT)
Institutional Corporate Technology (ICT) is part of Technology. This group is responsible for developing enterprise applications for a diverse set of businesses including Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment Banking, Research, and Global Capital Markets. In addition, ICT provides technology solutions for client-aligned groups and company-wide divisions, such as Finance and Operations, post-trade functions within the Institutional Securities Group and standardized data and enterprise-wide services to provide leverage to the Firm's businesses.

The Municipal Securities Divisions Technology team has an opening as we expand to include additional Fixed Income business flows. We are looking for a strong .NET/C#/WPF Junior Developer with up to 5 years of experience, preferably with Java programming knowledge as well.
The role will include a combination of long-term strategic development and shorter-term business focused development on this platform. The main focus will be to deliver increased automation to the trading desks and expand electronic trading capabilities.
The role would be expected to gain expertise in several components of this platform and take full ownership of projects from requirements gathering to roll-out. The successful candidate requires very strong communication skills, paired with an exceptional technical background, and the ability to analyze, deconstruct, and discuss complex problems.
He or she will be expected to code and deliver software daily.


-Professional development experience with a minimum 3 to 5 years
-Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
-Strong .NET ,C# and WPF
-Good knowledge of SOAP / XML / WSDL.
-Good knowledge of SQL/Relational Databases
-Familiarity with KDB/Q/Time series a strong plus
-Familiarity with Java is a plus
-Familiarity with Fixed Income products, and time value of money concepts a strong plus
-Good understanding of Agile methodology
-Strong communication skills with an ability to explain complex IT problems in simple, businesslike terminology for ease of user understanding.
-Development experience in Object-Oriented Analysis and Programming and working with mixture of new and legacy systems.
-Experience supporting distributed systems in a highly complex, high-urgency environment.
-Ability to troubleshoot / follow a methodical approach to problem resolution.
-Good problem-solving, result-focused, can-do attitude and strong focus to keep the business running and competitive.
-Comfortable with direct interaction with the non-technical staff.
-Highly motivated, analytical thinking individual, who can work in a demanding, multi-tasking environment.
-Experience with Java
-Experience withKDB/Q
-Experience with Perl
-Experience Unix/Linux
-Working knowledge of Fixed Income products and bond math