Fixed Income Solution Architect

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS UK
  • 19 Aug 18 2018-08-19

Fixed Income Solution Architect



Your role
Are you passionate about delivering new and exciting applications to support the Fixed Income Rates and Credit trading desks? Are you motivated to deliver real business value while ensuring existing functionality remains intact? We're looking for someone like that to:
– Liaise with clients and business representatives to understand their needs
– Ensure compliance to solution architectural design in the implementation of projects
– Collaborate with other global IT teams
– Explain technical issues and IT solution strategies to stakeholders and other IT professionals
– Ensure that solution architecture (software and programs) designed are in sync with business needs and hardware
– Identify and mitigate existing business risk or risks associated with solution architecture.

Your team
You'll be working in the global Fixed Income Rates and Credit markets technology team. We are a fast paced, highly motivated, delivery focused but friendly team, present in 8 cities in 6 countries covering US, Europe and Asia Pacific. Our job is to create and deliver innovative solutions for business problems whilst maintaining a complex and multifaceted platform.

Your experience and skills
You have:

- Project management experience
- Experience in a front office facing IT team.
– Creative problem solver with a focus on continuous improvement.
– Clear verbal communicator to large and small groups.
– Able to work directly with senior business sponsors.
– Experience of working in agile teams.

Nice to have:
– Experience in Fixed Income electronic trading.
– Experience in working in Front office technologies.
- Previous ION exposure is highly desirable but not a pre-requisite

You are:
– Looking for a new and exciting challenge
– Self-starting attitude and the desire to take ownership of requirements front start to finish
– Proactive, comfortable working in dynamic environments with fast-paced deliveries and changing requirements
– An excellent communicator

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

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?