eRates Technical Lead - Fixed Income Electronic Trading - Vice President

Recruiter
Morgan Stanley
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Team Profile:The Fixed Income Electronic Trading team at Morgan Stanley is seeking aTechnical Lead in the Electronic Trading Technology Space for InterestRates. The qualified candidate will lead a small team of developers andface off with E-Trading Strats and traders. S/he should be hands-on incore Java and be able to make individual contributions to our e-tradingtechnology stack while also shaping the overall design of our electronictrading components. S/he will ensure that the team is meeting our globallist of priorities. The candidate will provide technology direction tothe Rates Electronic Trading business, both in terms of hands-ondevelopment and shaping the architecture.This is a small team working very closely with the strats and traders,so there is a great deal of opportunity to make a significant differencein an interesting domain. The team itself is responsible for automatingthe Broker to Client lifecycle for EU Government bonds and EU Swaps.Role Profile: Hands-on Technical Lead who can make individual contributions to our Rates E-Trading components as well as lead a small team of developers Strive for best-in-class technology for Rates Automated and Electronic Trading and drive the technology agenda Face off to E-Trading Strats and the Rates electronic trading desk in London Ensure best practices and standards from our SDLC process are being followed throughout the E-Trading Technology plant You will be a champion for automated testing. You will deliver high quality code that is comprehensively tested because your code will be placing live orders in markets You will partner with our stakeholders to gather project requirements and design first class innovative solutionsQualifications:Desired Skills: Strong Core Java with an emphasis on Multi-Threading, Algorithms and Collections Knowledge of UNIX/Linux A good understanding of Fixed Income Electronic Trading Technology Ideally a good understanding in Rates Experience in a Technical Leadership role Knowledge and experience on agile software development practices KDB/Q experience would be desirable Expertise with FIX and fast message formats (e.g. Protocol Buffers, Thrift, etc) Experience in low latency is desirable 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.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-RJ1 - provided by Dice AGILE, AGILE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT, AUTOMATED TESTING, FIX, FIXED INCOME, JAVA, LINUX, UNIX, WEALTH MANAGEMENT

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