Excel, VBA, RAD, Front Office, Developer, Fixed Income

London (Greater)
£450 - £550 per day
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Excel, VBA, RAD, Front Office, Developer, Fixed Income

A leading investment bank are currently recruiting for a Front Office Excel VBA RAD developer.

The successful candidate will have strong technical and design skills working mainly on VBA Excel framework. The role is based on the trading floor alongside the Interest Rates Trading team. The role will require working with colleagues across geographies to provide common tools to manage the position keeping and risk management of the trading book. The role requires a sense of independence and ability to work within challenging environment.

Knowledge of Interest Rates market is important as the role involves significant exposure to front office IR Traders.

Key Responsibilities
  • Implementation of spreadsheets position keeping and analysis, P&L calculation and explanation
  • Ensure the maintenance and portability of these spreadsheets
  • Amend the common tools used by all IRS desks.
  • Relay requests to IT core team to simplify the work
  • Support of the in-house HEAL application to help the desk configure and customise the application for their use.
  • Participation to strategic programs, such as Orchestrade platform upgrades when required

Candidates must have Front Office experience with knowledge of - IR Swaps, Bonds, Short-Term IR Futures, CCY IR Swaps.

  • Strong Excel VBA skills
  • Excellent knowledge of the Excel front end
  • Experience in programming with live feeds; e.g. RMDS data, etc.
  • Front office experience - Financial markets knowledge - Fixed Income (Interest Rates Derivatives - desired)
  • Experience in investment banking as an IT Rapid Application developer

Please send an up to date CV

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