Java / Scala Dev (Application Development)

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 17 Jan 19

Java / Scala Dev (Application Development)

Morgan Stanley Prime Brokerage serves a diverse array of needs for the global hedge fund industry and other clients that require financing. The PB business is a market leader, based on our industry leading technology, products and people. The Client STP Apps Technology team works very closely with the business to provide cutting-edge technology, expertise and products to the business.

This role is for a proven AngularJS web developer to help take on the UI side design and development for different projects. . A keen interest in the latest web development tools and technologies is also expected. The candidate will join a team responsible for building the Custody and Fund Services platform support multiple asset classes and build an infrastructure that would differentiate us from the competition. The candidate will be involved with developing our platform including electronic trading, capture of asset and processing , real-time matching engines, workflow and rules engines, facilitate clearing and settlement, build middle-office solution for Hedge Funds.

The candidate will have exposure and involvement in all aspects of the development lifecycle, from conception to completion. This includes project management, code development, user interaction, application testing, and project rollout. He/She will have exposure to both our internal and external clients to help meet our objectives. Given the dynamic and fast-paced nature of the business, the candidate will be expected to work under tight deadlines with minimal supervision.


Skills Required:
Strong 3-5 years of development experience with HTML5 / JS frameworks including AngularJS, JQuery
Knowledge of OO programming within Typescript/Javascript
Web Service and API design/integration (SOAP and RESTful), XML, JSON
Familiarity with User Interface design, browser performance and optimization
Working knowledge of Databases
Experience of Agile development techniques and a deep understanding of systems engineering, build and release management principles including continuous integration and continuous delivery.

Skills Desired:
Flex 3.0/4.0, ExtJS, Oracle, DB2, , NoSQL, Financial Services experiences