Team Lead - Vice President - 3106145

  • Competitive
  • Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom Glasgow Scotland GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 17 Mar 18 2018-03-17

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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.

Department Profile:
Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses and to our own.

Institutional and Corporate Technology (ICT) is one of five divisions within Technology & Data. We face off to the business and support services to develop and oversee the overall technology strategy and bespoke technology solutions to drive and enable the enterprise. Our clients include Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment Banking, Research, Global Capital Markets, Operations, Finance, and Legal & Compliance. We are responsible for Pioneer and Application Infrastructure, groups that look to develop foundational strategies, tools and technologies that are leveraged across Tech & Data, as well as standardized data and enterprise-wide services to provide leverage to the Firm's businesses.

Team Profile:
Operations and Compliance Technology develops and maintains systems in support of Morgan Stanley's global Operations, legal and compliance business processes, including (but not limited to) Settlements, Confirmations, Regulatory Reporting, Position Keeping, Corporate Actions processing and other post-trade functions. Operations and Compliance Technology is a global organization that is client-focused and functionally aligned. Our organization is built to support our clients functional, regional and business facing requirements while delivering innovative technology and ensuring plant and processing stability.

Primary Responsibilities:
We are looking for a Java developer who can take ownership for the whole end to end delivery, performing analysis, design, coding, testing, and maintenance of large-scale and distributed applications. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated team player and is likely to have significant experience in application development, a strong technical background and good communication skills. He/she will interact directly with the users and with other technologists across the firm when using their framework/software.


Skills required (essential):
- Excellent working knowledge of the following technologies: Java, Databases, Middleware (Soap/Xml/Messaging/RESTful services).
- Sound understanding of Object Oriented Analysis, Design and Programming, familiarity with Design Patterns.
- Hands on experience with multithreaded systems.
- Experience of iterative / agile development practices.
- Exposure to working in a global delivery team.
- Comfortable with direct interaction with the business users at all levels.

Skills desired (optional):
- Familiarity with MQ, Autosys, Hibernate, Spring
- Prior experience in investment banking

The salary for this role is competitive. The closing date for applications is 13/04/2018.

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