Manager, Six Month Fixed Term Java Developer – Hong Kong

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 29 Sep 16

Manager, Six Month Fixed Term Java Developer – Hong Kong

MACQUARIE Group Limited is a global investment banking and diversified financial services group, providing banking, financial advisory and investment and funds management services to institutional, corporate and retail clients and counterparties around the world.

Macquarie Securities Group (MSG) is the global Equities operating group within Macquarie and is a core business with strong Asia-Pacific foundations. MSG has three main divisions: Cash, Derivatives and Trading; providing full-service institutional cash equities broker covering sales, research, ECM, execution and derivatives activities.

The Corporate Operations Group (COG) brings together specialist support services including workplace, human resources, market operations and technology. COG's purpose is to drive operational excellence through business-aligned services with a focus on quality, cost and risk. COG comprises the following divisions: Business Improvement and Strategy, Business Services, Human Resources, Market Operations, and Technology.

Find out more about Macquarie careers at www.macquarie.com/careers .

The MSG Technology team, part of the Corporate Operations Group (COG), is seeking to add a motivated Developer to join a talented global technology team focused on high quality and consistent delivery to support MSG in meeting their business objectives.

Responsibilities

  • Establish strong relationships with the business and IT stakeholders
  • Play a role in effort estimation
  • Design, develop and deploy code for systems supporting the Equity Finance Synthetics business
  • Perform release planning and execution
  • Follow SDLC best practices
  • Participation in process improvement initiatives
  • Take responsibility for delivering to agreed constraints in terms of time, budget and scope
  • Manage time appropriately across multiple and simultaneous projects with differing priorities

Key Skill Requirements
  • Technical
    • 5+ years' experience as an application developer
    • Proven practical experience building and supporting applications
    • Strong programming skills in Java
    • Strong knowledge of SQL (Sybase preferred)
    • Relevant tertiary qualifications in engineering, computer science or equivalent
    • SDLC and Agile methodologies
  • Other
    • Financial industry experience
    • Strong oral and written communication in English
    • Ability to work in an environment with changing priorities
    • A strong sense of ownership with a passion for development and delivering quality software

Preferred Skills
  • Technical
    • Frameworks and standards, such as Spring, Hibernate, JPA, Messaging Bus/Tibco Rendezvous, MQ, Solace, FIX Protocol
    • Knowledge of C#
    • Experience in Spring Boot, Maven / Gradle, Git technologies
    • Unix scripting
  • Other
    • Experience working with Front Office/Middle Office functions in a financial institution
    • Experience working with Delta 1 / synthetic products

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Advertised: 08 Sep 2016 China Standard Time
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