C#/WPF Developer

  • Competitive
  • Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 16 Aug 17

See job description for details


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.

Department Profile:

Prime Brokerage, Funding & Finance Technology (PBFFT) provide technology solutions to Client Financing and Clearing businesses primarily covering Prime Brokerage, Firm-wide Funding and Liquidity Management covering Bank Resource Management and Treasury, and parts of Wealth Management. Senior Java developer to join the Portfolio Accounting and Performance Team. The system provides P&L calculation, Position keeping functionality for multiple business units in the firm. The system is a distributed java and DB2/Sybase architecture with multiple components processing multiple asset classes like equities, binds, options, Swaps and other OTC derivatives.

Team Profile:

Finance IT in Glasgow is looking for a C#/WPF Developer to assist in building solutions for the Regulatory area.

The Finance Technology team is a global organization with around 100 employees providing technology solutions to regulatory and legal entity controllers across the regions, working on a combination of regional and global solutions that support the firm’s Finance Department in the accounting, regulatory controllership, financial reporting and Tax functions. The primary focus of the team is on delivery of outstanding solutions to our internal business clients. We encourage every member of the team to learn the business in addition to being outstanding software developers. We value teamwork and collaboration and the ability to work across Global boundaries.

Primary Responsibilities:

The candidate will be working with the Regulatory team building solutions that fit our user’s needs. Morgan Stanley work with the regulatory agencies to provide answers to some complex calculations as well as give our internal users the ability to analyze the data and help present the reports to these agencies. The developer will work on building the C# UI leveraging WPF. The UI will be utilised globally by controllers so the key is to ensure the requirements are met and any localization is supported. The UI will leverage data from a Scala based SOAP middle layer, so understanding of XML as well as multi-threading is a must.



Qualifications:


Skills Required:
- Strong analytical skills
- Software development experiences
- Knowledge of software development life cycle management
- Knowledge of C# and mostly WPF
- Knowledge of Soap
- Working knowledge of Database
- Ability and willingness to learn new technologies and work on the same to meet business requirements
- Ability to work in a team

Skills Desired:

- High performance non-relational database (e.g. KDB)
- Working experience in finance services industry

The salary of this role is competitive. The closing date for applications is 17/08/2017.

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-KT1