Full Stack developer - Securities Lending Technology –Associate

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 21 Aug 18 2018-08-21

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Team Profile:

Morgan Stanley’s Securities Lending Technology team is looking for an experienced Full Stack Developer to join their business highly technical team.

The Securities Lending Technology team provides solutions to the Securities Lending business within the Firm?s Institutional Securities division. Securities Lending is a business critical function which drives significant revenues for the Equities business, as it enables our Prime Brokerage business to service Hedge Fund short sale activity, and also allows our Delta Structured Products (DSP) business to hedge equity swaps that we offer to our clients. Securities Lending trading is currently undergoing a transformation to become more electronic, automated, and model driven so there is a huge amount of exciting work for our technology team in order to enable this.

Role Profile:

The business is looking for tools to enable automated electronic trading with our clients along with coherent and intuitive dashboards and trader workflow tools in order to manage the flow. This will support the transformation of the business from a high touch, manual trading environment to one increasingly where data and algorithms drive trading behaviour.

You will work as part of an Agile team, partnering very closely with the business/traders and delivering value additive features iteratively and consistently. You will be exposed to the latest software development practices (Agile/DevOps), work with up to date technology (Java, Scala, HTML5/Angular, Event Sourced systems), and gain an understanding of the Securities Lending business domain.

The successful candidate will enjoy solving business problems through technology solutions and there is a significant opportunity to engage with our business stakeholders to shape the solutions we build as well as execute the build and delivery of these solutions. We value strong communication skills and a desire to learn the business area as well as the technical skills that will be required to be successful in this role.


Required Skills:

  • Strong communication skills with proven ability to deliver high-quality software working in multi-person teams
  • Strong knowledge of Java, primarily within server-side development
  • Agile development practice
  • Behaviour Driven development experience (Not essential)
  • Angular/HTML5 ( Not essential )

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 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.*LI-JM1