Java Developer - Funding & Counterparty Risk Technology - Associate

Competitive plus benefits
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Team Profile:
Morgan Stanley's Funding & Counterparty Technology is seeking a developer looking for an exciting role in funding & lending activities for large institutional banks. The group is responsible for securities financing, securities lending, margin, collateral optimization, unsecured debt issuance & other financing aspects. The group is part of on-going & new regulatory initiatives such as Liquidity Coverage Ratios, Net Stable Funding Ratios and Mandatory Minimum Margin on derivatives.

Development work is done in agile fashion with a typical delivery cycle of between 2 to 6 weeks. Platforms are built using n-tier infrastructure: user interfaces are written in C# .Net, middle tier(s) in Java and back end using Sybase/DB2. This is a very dynamic platform and the team works with tight deadlines, so successful candidates need to be able to adapt to a dynamic working environment.

Role Profile:
  • You will be an experienced developer with strong Java skills focused on the design and analysis of a future state that seeks to build and support sophisticated and complex user interfaces, data analytics, integrations with other systems/applications, rules and calculation engines, flexible reporting and scenario analytics.
  • You will be responsible for projects of business-facing applications development, which builds strategic and tactical software to connect all activities required to fund the Firm - stock loan, secured funding, treasury and cash management. We also provide the risk management for the financing that we deliver to our clients.
  • You will be responsible for standard and innovative modifications to enhance and optimize existing applications and modules in accordance with high-level specifications, application support and industry standards.
  • You will participate in code review, testing, quality assurance, release, Level 3 support and training of new implementations. Actively manage issues, risks, action items and change control in accordance with documented procedures.
  • You should be confident working autonomously as well as part of a wider team. Someone with a strong focus to provide innovative solutions at all levels of needs.


Desired Skills:
  • Commercial Java development experience.
  • Understanding of data structures, caching, design patterns & multi-threaded, high-performant n-tier application design.
  • ANSI SQL knowledge is required.
  • Sybase/DB2 knowledge is highly desirable.
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines and dynamic environment is a pre-requisite.
  • Experience with data analytics is a strong positive, as part of an overall development background.
  • Investment banking background is 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 maximise 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-LT1
Dice Id : DI3365
Position Id : 3071507
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