C# Front Office Developer - Listed Sales and Trading - Associate

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 19 Jun 18 2018-06-19

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Team Profile:
We are looking for a strong C# .NET/WPF developer with recent experience in WPF and latest .Net technologies to work in the Listed Sales and Trading team.

Listed Sales and Trading is a growing front-office IT team, building proprietary global sales and trading applications. Our applications are multi-asset class, focusing on Equities, Listed Derivatives, Fixed Income and Commodities. We work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.

Role Responsibilities:
The ideal candidate is a hands-on developer who can quickly get accustomed to our frameworks. You should be interested in learning more about the business, and proactive in learning about the overall application outside their direct responsibilities. Recent experience with performance analysis and performance tuning would be useful. Experience with C# 6.0 and LINQ, SOAP, XML and messaging a plus. The role involves C# .NET/WPF development, along with some L3 support.

We work in a collaborative, global team environment, so communication and teamwork is very important. We need someone who can share ideas and express themselves well.
We are also looking at converting and integrating with HTML5 based technology, so some exposure to those would be beneficial.



Qualifications:


Required Skills:

  • Strong C# programming knowledge and understanding of the .Net framework
  • Good WPF knowledge
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Good UNIX / Linux skills, the majority of the system runs on Linux
  • Exposure to HTML5

Desired Skills:
  • Scripting (Perl, Shell, etc.)
  • Database (SQL, DB design, etc.)
  • Q code knowledge on KDB
  • Equity trading application experience (especially the FIX protocol)
  • Basic understanding of equity markets and derivatives

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.

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise 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.*LI-RJ1