• Competitive
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 20 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.

Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses?and to our own.
The Legal, Compliance and Regulatory Technology organization provides IT support to the Morgan Stanley Legal and Compliance division.

Position Description:
Morgan Stanley Listed Derivatives Clearing businesses are industry leading businesses and are expecting significant growth in the near term. These are going through an active investment program with the aim to grow multiple folds over short and long term periods. Technology group are seen as real partners in this effort both meeting with clients and renovating the systems to allow for volume growth and front to back STP flow. Technology group builds, maintains and supports a huge suite of applications covering complete post execution trade lifecycle.
The role will encompass developing new applications which are required to meet the demands of the growing business regulatory reporting requirement. This role will also involve enhancing existing suite of applications to provide solutions for new markets. The candidate will be working with the global team, across other cross divisional teams, and directly interact with users in operations and business unit groups. The candidate must be an experienced and hands-on technologist and a highly motivated team player, equally comfortable talking about design, testing and SDLC best practices. Candidate should also demonstrate excellent communications skills and would be comfortable working in a deadline driven environment, communicating effectively with the business unit, clients and users. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a technically challenging environment and learn about the Listed Derivatives Clearing business, covering front to back functions performed in the post execution trade lifecycle.


Skills Required:
- 3-5 years of strong core Java development experience
- Strong Database experience preferably with DB2, Sybase
- Familiar with Unix/Linux
- Familiar with Spring, XML
- Complete SDLC process and Agile Methodology (Scrum)
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills and professional approach

Skill Desired:
- Domain knowledge in Listed Derivatives
- High quality software architecture and design methodologies and patterns
- Work experience as level 3 support for applications
- Experience working across time zones on a global team
- Experience with RESTFUL services, Data access APIs such as JDBC, Hibernate, or Eclipse IDE