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Our Group is looking for a strong Java Developer to join an established team in London. This particular role will sit within the Global Asset Servicing technology team, part of the Operations Technology division. The Asset Servicing team supports the firm's global corporate actions processing systems across both the Institutional Equities and Wealth Management divisions – A critical system supporting key departments such as Operations, Wealth Management, Prime Brokerage and Traders; as well as external clients.
You should be energetic, highly motivated and dynamic with experience working in an agile environment coupled with excellent, development, communication, and organizational skills. The role will require working with stakeholders globally and across divisions and knowledge of broad spectrum of assets classes. The candidate will work in a global team spread across other locations in Mumbai, London and New York.
We are looking for a Java developer who can take ownership for the whole end to end delivery, performing analysis, design, coding, testing, and maintenance of large-scale and distributed applications. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated team player and is likely to have significant experience in application development, a strong technical background and good communication skills. He/she will interact directly with the users and with other technologists across the firm when using their framework/software.
You will work as an application developer on an in-house developed system that manages the life-cycle processing of Asset Servicing events (also known as Corporate Actions).
You will be responsible for the hands-on management of all the phases of the Software Development Lifecycle: requirements gathering, design, coding, testing and deployment.
You will collaborate with partner teams including Asset Servicing Operations, Prime Brokerage account representatives and Application Support Groups.
The projects worked on will form part of a multi-year program to renovate the Firm's Global Asset Servicing technology platform.
The role will provide exposure to a wide variety of different business units and asset classes within the Institutional Securities Group and Wealth Management divisions.
We're looking for a self-starter who is comfortable managing their own and other team member's workload within a collaborative, team driven environment. Hands-on coding experience is essential.
Desired Skills (not all essential)
Distributed technologies primarily Java
Experience working with SQL and databases (preferably with DB2)