Web Developer – Operations Technology - Associate

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 18 Aug 17

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Company Profile:
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Team Profile:
Operations & Compliance Technology (OCT) comprises of functionally aligned development teams who support critical firm functions such as Legal, Compliance and Operations. OCT develops strategic solutions that support key business processes, including Settlements, Confirmations, Regulatory Reporting, Position Keeping, Anti-Money Laundering and Trade Surveillance.

The Client Technologies department within OCT, provides solutions in support of Operations’ processing of clients, developing and supporting a consistent set of platforms for Operations to control its client processing activities such as: trade inquiry; external trade matching; exception and workflow management, and business process monitoring. The Cross-Product Platforms Practice Area within the Client Technologies department is responsible for supporting a consistent set of platforms and frameworks to provide cross-product capabilities across processes and divisions and are used by over 6,000 users in the Firm.

Role Profile:
We are looking for an experienced Web developer who wants to work on a wide range of technologies to provide our clients with elegant and performant web applications. The team is an energetic team of highly intellectual and creative developers who work on bleeding edge projects using a variety of different technologies. The team is constantly pushing the boundaries of user interface development by leveraging the latest available tools and libraries and works very closely with the internal enterprise infrastructure teams to assess and develop using these technologies. The challenges we strive to solve include scalability/performance related to dealing with very large data sets and multiple data sources.

We are a global team with members in London, Budapest, New York, Montreal, Mumbai, Pune and Zapopan (Mexico). The role involves collaborating with global team members and provides a unique opportunity to network with a diverse group of people.

The candidate who fills the role of a Web developer in our team will be involved in building and creating UI web solutions and data services from the requirements stage through deployment. A successful candidate is self-motivated, innovative, thinks outside the box, has excellent communication skills and is able to work with clients and stakeholders from both the business and technology with ease.



Qualifications:


Required Skills:
• Proficient with HTML5, Javascript, CSS3, SASS and one or more JavaScript frameworks such as AngularJS, ExtJS, Jquery etc
• Experience developing and deploying Java web applications, Tomcat and Apache
• Experience in MVC frameworks and Unix shell scripting
• SQL and Relational Databases such as DB2 and/or Sybase
• Integration technologies - MQ/Xml/SOAP/JSON/Protocol Buffers/Spring
• Build & agile - Ant, Gradle/Maven, Sonar, Jenkins/Hudson, GIT/perforce
• Knowledge of the Trade lifecycle would be benefical
• Experience with big data/NoSQL technology such as Elastic, Solr would be benefical
• Exploration of analytics & machine learning technologies would be benefical
• Knowledge of Enterprise Architecture Patterns, GoF designs would be benefical

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.

The Salary for this role is competitive

The closing date for applications is 20/08/17