C#/Python developer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS UK
  • 22 Apr 19

Job Reference # 191237BR

Your role
Working directly with technologies on the business side you will design, build, test and maintain components for the core of a strategic risk platform being built entirely in the cloud. This is a technical delivery focussed role, day to day you will engineer to solve problems in the greenfield build, and help establish a new way of working for the bank, focussed on CI-CD and Dev ops, microservices, and a genuinely agile way of developing and shipping functionality fast. Components will vary from inbound feed systems processing vast quantities of data quickly to orchestration of core compute on a massive cloud grid.

Your team
The project is a joint venture between the investment bank trading business with and IB Group technology. It involves a combined team of data quants with some of the bank's best technologists. You will work alongside other experts on a genuinely ground breaking project. As a key part of the team you will contribute to architecture and direction of the project. The team is expected to grow from about 15 to approx. 50 in size, with 15 of those roles in London, the rest being Pune, Krakow and the US.

Your expertise
We are looking for a highly skilled developer with expertise in Python and C# and an ability to quickly learn about the technologies we are building the system from. Our system uses a distributed compute (Data Synapse, Platform Symphony, Azure Batch or similar), Kafka/MS Event Hub, Document databases (Mongo, Cosmos…), Docker, Kubernetes, Hadoop/Spark, Notebooks, Python Pandas, Graph theory, Protobuf, Redis and relational databases.

You will need to be passionate about the engineering of technology. As a representative from group tech on a flagship joint venture, you will bring excitement and awareness of state of the art enterprise technologies and approaches to the business. Problem solving, communication, team working are all absolutely key. Some experience of risk management systems / financial modelling basics is desirable but not mandatory, we would love to hear from skilled technologists from all industries

About us
Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Join us
We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements
UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.