Java Development Manager

  • SGD220000 - SGD400000 per annum + bonus, allowances, et al
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ambition Singapore , EA Licence No: 10C5117
  • 02 Feb 17

A global hedge fund is looking to hire an experienced Java Development Manager who has proven technical leadership / solutions architecture track record within investment banks or similar investment institutions. The development manager will be expected to manage the global delivery of trading solutions including risk and PnL platforms.

  • Lead development teams for architecture design and implementation
  • Work with Business stakeholders to ensure project deliveries are aligned
  • Drive strategic and technical direction for the group

The development manager will be expected to:

  • Work with business stakeholders and technology / IT leadership to understand business strategy and its implication to the applications under responsibility
  • Manage the technology budget for development / application-related activities (includes spending approvals, cost reduction initiatives et al)
  • Manage a team of specialists (VP and AVP level) spanning the different key development locations
  • Deliver next-generation applications for order booking, trade capture, trade processing, risk calculation, et al.
  • Oversee operational processes and support issues especially for critical real-time systems
  • Conduct performance reviews, appraisals and personal development planning with each team member

To be successful in this role, the following are required:

  • Minimum 15+ years of leading technical development teams delivering high availability and high throughput application platforms
  • Strong hands-on experience of at least 8+ years in Java server side development (highly preferred). Full stack development background is a plus, not required
  • Financial Markets trading technology experience a MUST whether working directly on trading projects or on WM or IB
  • Expert in Agile delivery (champion of DevOps, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment initiatives)
  • Strong stakeholder management and strong negotiation skills

APPLY NOW by clicking the button below. Submit your profile or contact April Jimenez at and quote reference number AMJ38896 on the email's subject title.
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Business Registration Number: 200611680D. Licence Number: 10C5117. EA Personnel Registration Number: R1114485.