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.
- 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
- 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
- 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.
- 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
- 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
- Investment banking background is
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