FICC: VP, Senior Python Developer, Global Markets Technology

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 22 Nov 17 2017-11-22

FICC: VP, Senior Python Developer, Global Markets Technology

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 mission.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Position Description

Background & Responsibilities: Day-to-day interaction with various business partners (Front Office Traders, Market Risk Managers, Business Supervision Officers, Finance and Middle Office across Asia Pac region). Ideal candidate understands or wants to learn Rates Cash and Derivatives Pricing, Risk, and Valuation. The successful candidate would also perform support for L3 production issues and user inquiries. This is an excellent opportunity to collaborate with Regional Rates Technology team to participate in both local and global programs including Global Markets Strategic Platform (Quartz) as well as local Asia pricing risk and analytics requirements.

Key Requirements

  • Good knowledge of pricing and risk for Fixed Income derivatives, specifically Interest Rate Swaps, Swaptions, Futures, and Cross Currency Products
  • Good problem solving skills and ability to debug issues in complex systems and ability to work quickly
  • Ability to analytically and logically define a problem and steps to find solutions
  • Intellectual curiosity to drill into mathematical details and understand factors driving different valuations of products (knowledge of Fixed Income Rates Products preferred)
  • Ability to work well with others in a team oriented environment
  • Strong full stack (GUI, Server, DB) development skills in OO and Functional languages namely Python (strong developers from C++, Java, C# backgrounds are also welcomed to apply)
  • Strong Python or related development experience and strong technology background
  • Experience with Banking / Fixed Income products (Bonds, Swaps, Options, specifically JGB, AUD Bonds, Exchange Traded Futures, and JPY/AUD Swaps)
  • Good personality and ability to work with a team both local and remote in other Asia locations as well as AMRS / EMEA
  • 5-10+ years of experience desirable (both eager veterans of other banks, or without banking experience can apply)

Posting Date: 07/11/2017
Location:
Singapore, , 01, 2 HARBOURFRONT PLACE #02,
- Singapore

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