Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm practices disciplined entrepreneurship while building on a long tradition of serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.
Nomura is an established Asian Investment Bank with continuous expansion in financial markets globally. Nomura invests in leading-edge technology and in the development of sophisticated trading and risk management systems.
Market Data Technology is a global Front Office technology team geographically spread across London, New York and Shanghai. To support the bussiness growth, the “Unity Market Data Team” is responsible for the delivery of a strategic market data system across Global Markets. This includes mandatory and strategic projects execution, performing requirements gathering, design, development, testing, project management and governance. The team also provides a 3rd level escalation service to the support team.
The candidate will be part of a global development team with responsibility for:
•Analysis, design, development and implementation of the strategic market data platform
•System testing and deployment
•Application support and maintenance (3rd line)
Key Experience & Skills
Requirements (indicate mandatory or/and preferred):
•Bachelor Degree in Computer Science at minimum
•At least 5 years Java development experience, with solid core Java knowledge; Rich experience in multi-threading, knowledge of JVM memory tuning is a plus;
•Experienced in building back-end application servers
•Good understanding of Distributed Systems.
•Good understanding of design patterns and agile technologies•Knowledge of at least one RDBMS and good SQL skills
•Excellent communication skills to work with application users and team members
•Able to quickly research and understand new concepts and technologies;
•Distributed data caching technologies (Gemfire, Coherence, Gigaspaces)
•Real time messaging (e.g. Tibco Rendezvous, EMS, Solace)
•Big Data technologies (HDFS, HBase/MapR)
•Micro-Service technologies(Spring Cloud,Spring Boot, ServiceMesh)
•Time Series DB(KDB, KairosDB, OpenTSDB)
•Previous exposure to market data systems
•Understanding of financial products, specifically risk associated with fixed income products
•Leadership skills, previous experience in project or team lead
Regional Disclaimers / Diversity Statement
Nomura is committed to an employment policy of equal opportunities, and is fundamentally opposed to any less favourable treatment accorded to existing or potential members of staff on the grounds of race, creed, colour, nationality, disability, marital status, pregnancy, gender or sexual orientation.