Software Developer, Securitized Products

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IHS Markit
  • 12 Jan 17

A Java developer will work with product specialists to provide software for data aggregation and pricing systems. The software is utilizing Intex libraries for reference data and cash-flow models so experience with Intex libraries or similar pricing software is required.

Department Overview

Markit’s securitized products pricing service provides independent evaluated pricing, sector level time series and transparency metrics across agency pass through, agency CMO, non-agency RMBS, consumer ABS, European ABS, CMBS, CDO and CLO asset classes. Our customers are hedge funds, asset managers, banks, fund administrators and custodians, advisers and consultants, industry bodies and regulators, application vendors.

Duties and Accountabilities

• Responsible for timely and quality delivery of new software. • Support the production, QA and development environments. • Develop tools to support and optimize day to day tasks faced by our analysts. • Work with testers to ensure the right test coverage is achieved for a release, from unit to acceptance test level.

Business Competencies

Education and experience • Degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field. • 5+ years of development experience building Java or C/C++ based systems preferably in a financial environment. • Knowledge of Intex or similar software for pricing of structured fixed income securities • Should have strong knowledge of Core Java. • Knowledge of C/C++. • Knowledge of SQL Commercial awareness • Structured fixed income securities. • Intex

Personal Competencies

Personal impact • Strong analytical and mathematical skills • Proactive and able to work independently with minimal supervision • Displays energy, drive and stamina. • Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations. • Comfortable working with global teams operating across different time zones. • Focused on delivery. Communication • Good communicator both written and verbally. Teamwork • Must be a strong team player. • Ability to collaborate effectively with overseas team.

Company Overview

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.