Web Developer

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 18 Apr 19

Web 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.

Technology

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.

MS Investment Management Technology (IMIT)

Morgan Stanley Investment Management Technology exclusively partners with the Morgan Stanley Investment Management business division to design and develop systems and integrate vendor products to globally support full life cycle business processing. Activities include Portfolio Analysis, Risk, Trading, Operations, and Sales & Marketing. Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) Technology also provides holistic support and quality assurance across the suite of applications used in the MSIM environment.

Opportunity with the Team

Morgan Stanley Investment Management is one of the largest asset managers in the world. It offers a wide range of products and services, including a large family of domestic and international Equity, Fixed and Multi-asset class funds for individual and institutional investors. With over 30 years of global investment experience, IM offers its clients the personalized attention and service of a boutique, the intelligence and creativity of some of the brightest professionals in the industry and the global resources of Morgan Stanley. Comprehensive suite of investment strategies are designed to help meet the diverse needs of institutional investors throughout the world. The position is for an Equity Front Office developer in the New York office. This individual will work as part of the global development team, which is spread across 4 MSIM offices. The individual will be responsible for development of the data feed platform. The data feed platform will be responsible for downloading data from various vendor system for consumption of MSIM Portfolio Managers and research analyst. The developer will also be responsible for building tools and services to expose the data for end user consumption.

Qualifications:

Strong interpersonal skills and team spirit is required in addition to proficiency in verbal and written business communications. We support what we build - individual will be responsible for post-production support on a rotation basis
A well rounded developer should have :
- Strong problem solving skills and programming fundamentals.
- Extensive hands-on experience with web frameworks and Angular JS, Hicharts and D3 visualizations
- Experience with Tableau is a plus
- Full stack developer able to operate with Java, Spring, Python
- Working knowledge of Unix/Linux, shell-scripting and SQL
- Experience in DB2
- Strong understanding of financial markets and various financial instruments with focus on equities
- Should be able to demonstrate clear understanding of OOPs in practice.
- Good oral and written communication skills.
- Experience working in a virtual or global team, strong team player
- Self-starter with a can-do attitude.
- 5-7 years of experience