FICC: Assistant Vice President - FX Cash Developer

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 18 Nov 17 2017-11-18

FICC: Assistant Vice President - FX Cash Developer

Job Description:
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion.

Position Description
Background: Quartz is an integrated front-to-back position management, pricing, risk management and sales/trading system for all financial instruments across all GMRT business lines. Quartz is the strategic technology platform for all development in GMRT.

The role is for a position within FX Cash technology, to develop software for the FX Cash business of Bank of America Merrill Lynch within the Quartz platform. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing high-quality software on timescales in an intellectually challenging environment. The successful candidate will be required to become proficient in the tools and methods of the team in a short space of time and will be expected to make an ongoing contribution to improving the design, performance and auditable quality of the overall solution.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for developing software in Python and associated technologies using the Quartz platform.
  • Work as part of a global development team, to ensure that global tools and technologies are leveraged.
  • Responsible for providing specific, measurable and accurate estimates on short timescales in an intellectually challenging environment
  • Take business specific requirements and implement them in a generic and flexible manner to enable reuse.

Key Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree

Work Experience:
  • 5+ years' experience in software development
  • Working knowledge of Agile methodology & SDLC Technical skills
  • Excellent software programming skills in Core java and/or Python
  • Excellent problem solving / investigation abilities
  • Willingness to Learn Python is must for non-python background as all development would be in Python.

Personal Skills:
  • Good interpersonal skills as a team member
  • Good technical problem solving skills
  • Proactive in tackling technical problems
  • Willing to learn new skills

Additional Skills:
  • Excellent verbal / written communications skills
  • Ability to balance the need for high quality output with the need to meet deadlines

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Posting Date: 30/10/2017
Singapore, , 01, 2 HARBOURFRONT PLACE #02,
- Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40