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Technology / Role / Department at Morgan Stanley
Institutional Securities Technology (IST) is one of seven divisions within Technology & Data. We face off to the business and support services to develop and oversee the overall technology strategy and bespoke technology solutions to drive and enable the enterprise.
Our clients include Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment Banking, Research, Global Capital Markets, Operations, Finance, and Legal & Compliance.
We are responsible for Pioneer and Application Infrastructure, groups that look to develop foundational strategies, tools and technologies that are leveraged across Tech & Data, as well as standardized data and enterprise-wide services to provide leverage to the Firm's businesses.
The position of a front-end developer has become available within the Mumbai Prime Brokerage (PB) Finance Tech team. The team is closely aligned to the Prime Brokerage business unit.
PB has a global footprint with offices in all the main financial centers, it provides consolidated clearing, custody, financing, foreign exchange and portfolio reporting services to the most sophisticated limited partnerships, asset managers and institutions.
As a global business unit, it is very successful and is seen as a market leader in its field in several global regions.
Morgan Stanley is the number one prime broker on the Street, a major contributing factor to this success has been the emphasis placed on technology.
To maintain the competitive edge Morgan Stanley Prime Brokerage is continually looking to deploy innovative technology to deliver solutions to their Clients and well as internally to service their client base.
With this global nature of the prime brokerage business and a flexible IT team structure there are opportunities to work on projects that are not bound by geographical location or business functions.
The team has several bespoke systems developed to assist the global business unit in the management and servicing of the finances of the PB business.
Users are mostly internal to the Firm. The team is responsible for several core systems that enable PB-Finance Tech to provide the best in the Breed service to our clients.
additionally, the team provides secure channel for clients to send and receive information intraday i.e. Settlement updates.
An opportunity that has arisen for a full stack Java developer, with strong programming experience to work on projects targeted to internal users including senior management, PB-Finance team.
The role offers opportunity to work in a dynamic environment on localized and global projects, with considerable opportunities to get exposure to the business both directly related to Prime Brokerage but also other departments within the Firm.
Design, development and maintenance of suite of Prime Brokerage Finance
applications in an Agile / DevOps environment
Work with business users in driving system requirements, integration requirements and
provide technical recommendations in an Agile
Unit testing, Integration testing, and Deployment of Components / Applications to
Collaborate with other developers and offshore teams in completing
Ensure overall quality of deliverables is consistent with high quality standards
Experience required 3-6 years.
The candidate must have extensive experience with Java, including server-side
Experience of full software development life cycle, Agile, DevOps
Strong knowledge of core Java (J2EE) concepts
Experience with object-oriented development and design paradigms such as design
Knowledge of Relational database / SQL - IBM DB2 / Sybase is desirable
Experience with reactive programming.
Strong verbal & written skills required to interact with global teams.
Highly motivated, analytical thinking individual.
Exposure to basic experience in WPF is desirable.
Since this role involves working closely with users, the ideal candidate would be one
who likes to learn the business (no prior finance knowledge is needed).
bility to multi-task and work against deadlines / priorities.
Sense of ownership and desire to take on an expanded role over time.
Eager to work with new technologies and apply them towards enterprise-level data
Capable of working with a global team and thriving in a team development
Advanced problem-solving skills and the ability to deal with real world business issues