Fixed Income Cross-Desk Quant Developer

Morgan Stanley
United Kingdom
13 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Company Profile:Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing awide range of investment banking, securities, investment management andwealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwideincluding corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200offices in 43 countries.As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical toour success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted inintegrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can providea superior foundation for building a professional career - a place forpeople to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balancespersonal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.Team Profile:Morgan Stanley's Cross-FID strategists are a growing, business-alignedteam that focus on real-time pricing and risk tools for traders andsalespeople in the Fixed Income Division. This global, team uses acombination of modern technology and quantitative techniques to providebusiness-critical portfolio and market analysis. Our main platform has aHTML5/Angular.js front end, and runs analytics and visualisations overdata streamed from our kdb+ infrastructure and other internal systems. Role Profile: The Fixed Income Strategists Group is looking to hire a highlymotivated, technical individual with significant experience in the frontoffice. You will be expected to partner closely with traders, salespeople,fellow strategists and IT groups to deliver solutions that benefit the Fixed Income business. You will have a successful track-record of delivering innovativemulti-tier business-critical solutions. You will be experienced in analysing data to dig into businessproblems and to create visualisations that enable users to gain business insights You will build tools and analytics to help price deals, analyse riskand identify market opportunities. You will be seated on the trading floor and therefore should becomfortable working in a fast paced environment, multitasking, andprioritizing accordingly.Qualifications:Skills required Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science or related discipline Minimum 5 years relevant work experience Commercial experience Knowledge of C++, Java or Scala Commercial experience of HTML5, Javascript, AngularJS Knowledge of Python and/or Q/KDB+ would be advantageous Time series analysis and machine learning experience would be advantageous Experienced in both Linux and Windows environments Experience of a financial trading environment is preferred. Knowledge of fixed income products is not required, though candidatesmust demonstrate ability and desire to learn.Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide asupportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximisetheir full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised ofindividuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communitiesin which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents,perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture ofinclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting,developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents*LI-JD2 - provided by Dice ANGULARJS, C++, COMPUTER SCIENCE, DEGREE, FIXED INCOME, HTML5, JAVA, JAVASCRIPT, LINUX, MACHINE LEARNING, PYTHON, SCALA, WEALTH MANAGEMENT, WINDOWS