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Morgan Stanley
in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 May 20
Morgan Stanley
in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 May 20
See job description for details

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 1200 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.

Glasgow Profile:
Morgan Stanley’s Glasgow office employs in excess of 1,500 staff across Operations, Technology, Legal and Compliance, Internal Audit, Fund Services & Finance. Due to our growing business, we have a demand for career-minded people to join our teams. Our opportunities offer unrivalled scope for progression and training within a fast paced, meritocratic and constantly changing environment. Morgan Stanley pride themselves on maintaining a culture which champions diversity, an inclusive environment for all, recognition and an opportunity to give back to our communities through various local charity partnerships. The office is located centrally and enjoys the additional benefits of an onsite gym and restaurant.

You will work within a highly focused global development team who support critical firm functions such as Legal, Compliance and Operations. The division develops strategic solutions that support key business processes, including Settlements, Confirmations, Regulatory Reporting, Position Keeping, Anti-Money Laundering and Trade Surveillance.

Beyond the delivery for the functional aspects of the systems and business flows, the successful candidate will also have the opportunity to contribute to improving the technology platform and drive the system towards a more robust development and deployment model across the tech stack to help the business sustain high volume and revenue growth.

Primary Responsibilities:
You will work as part of a collaborative agile development teams within your role you will be required to liaise directly with a variety of stakeholders throughout the firm.

The key requirement of the role is a strong development background along with problem solving skills. You will develop functionality in an iterative fashion, liaising with the business analysts, product owners & other developers within the scrum team. You will be part of a progressive team building systems that are critical to the business and solving problems to meet the ever-changing regulatory environment.

This is a hands-on role with the expectation that you will be responsible for continuously improving the quality of our system and codebase including code reviews and refactoring where necessary.


Skills Required:

-Experience of agile and scrum methodologies
-Core Java
-Shell scripting
-SQL and Relational Databases such as DB2
-Analyse and scale systems
-Experience with agile and lean methodologies
-Experience working with listed and cash flows for various regulations
-Build & agile - Ant, Gradle/Maven, Sonar, Jenkins/Hudson, GIT
-Sound understanding of Design and Programming

Skills Desired:

-Integration technologies - MQ/Xml/SOAP/JSON/Protocol Buffers/Spring

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

Interested in flexible working opportunities? Morgan Stanley empowers employees to have greater freedom of choice through flexible working arrangements. Speak to our recruitment team to find out more.

Learn more about our culture and the opportunities for professional growth at Morgan Stanley in Glasgow on our LinkedIn page and Youtube channel.