FID IRD Desk Facing Developer

  • Competitive
  • Budapest, Budapest fovaros, Hungary
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 19 Oct 18

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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.

Team and Role Profile
The Budapest FID IRD (Fixed Income, Interest Rate Derivatives) team is looking for a desk facing Scala / Java developer to work in the global Rates organization, delivering projects to various fixed income desks (swaps, options, inflation, EM, FX, etc.) and downstream users like the Market Risk Department or the Federated Risk1 teams.
A variety of technologies are used within the team, such as Scala, Java or C++, also including A+, which is Morgan Stanley's APL-based functional programming language. Scripting languages, web and DB tools and are also part of the toolkits developers rely on a daily basis. Projects and business areas cover mainly desk-facing development: pricing, risk calculation, market data management and trading tools, but it also includes regulatory and internal reporting work.
The successful candidate would have a strong working knowledge in one or more of the above mentioned programming languages, and would show interest in learning both new technologies and business concepts in the FID Rates world. The key to this role is to understand business problems and provide strategic solutions for various desks and user groups


Skills Required
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Strong knowledge of programming concepts and practical knowledge of a programming language (i.e. Java, Scala, C++ or C#)
- Experience with Windows and Linux/Unix systems, databases (SQL), data structures, algorithms, and scripting technologies
- Interest in financial products and fixed income business concepts
- Good communication skills in English

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize 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.