C#/.Net Developer (Contract)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • UBS.
  • 24 Jan 18 2018-01-24

Are you passionate about bringing systems to life? Do you have a curious nature, always interested in how to innovate? We’re looking for someone like that to help us:

Your role

develop technical and functional enhancements to Asset Management's Equity Front Office IT platform

work closely with end users to help shape solutions that meet their needs

reduce complexity and improve stability/supportability of the platform

share best practice and look at ways to improve the way we deliver software

provide Level 3 support as required by the team

Your team

You’ll be based in London, in a small cross functional team located across London and Wroclaw, working in an agile fashion to deliver enhancements to the Equity Front Office platform. We are responsible for developing and maintaining a fully integrated Global Equities Front Office platform for Equity Portfolio/Modelling/Construction/Optimization. The team works in a flat structure and interacts closely with the Active Equities, Systematic & Index Investments business areas of UBS Asset Management. The platform technology stack used is Winforms/WPF, WCF and Oracle database.

Your experience and skills

You have:

excellent core C#/.NET (framework v3.5+)

strong experience in object oriented programming

commercial experience in Winforms or WPF development & GUI Usability

solid experience working with RDBMS (Oracle, SQL Server), writing stored procedures

recent experience in the development of all tiers of an enterprise application: GUI (Winforms/WPF), Services (WCF), messaging (TIBCO or MQ) and data integration

experience working with complex applications with multiple stakeholders in a fast paced environment globally

experience improving older code bases as well as in using modern design patterns

experience of code-reviewing, unit testing and continuous integration

experience of working in a Scrum or Kanban framework with User Stories as the primary method of requirements capture

strong communication and team working skills

Nice to have:

a proven track record in successfully building, releasing, and maintaining large-scale enterprise systems in a complex technology environment – preferably within a major Global Asset Manager or Investment Banking Group

You are:

self-driven and pro-active

a good team player

passionate about the development of IT systems and applications

an excellent communicator, with a passion for cross group collaboration, being able to discover solutions to problems and objectively defend them, and propose design alternatives and articulate pros and cons