The goal of this project will be to ensure that when the company rolls out the forthcoming update of booking system, there will be no impact to our front office pricing and risk systems. This will involve multiple iterations of testing, troubleshooting, and code changes. This role would therefore be suited to somebody who is interested in testing and test automation as well as software development, while improving their knowledge of derivative and structured products across the equity/rates/fx asset classes.
- Testing and Development of front office systems within EMEA Markets Engineering, and in particular, trade caching and translation.
- Provide support of the platform, including overnight according to a rota
- Implementation of best practice including test coverage, regression test tools, issue tracking, build & deployment
- Coordinate with a global user base, quants, and engineering teams
Who we're looking for?
Good knowledge of object oriented programming principles
Python or C#
Excellent communication skills
Understanding the financial sector and have some experience of concepts and the sort of culture that exists in banking environments
Results driven, with a strong sense of accountability
A proactive, motivated approach.
The ability to operate with urgency and prioritize work accordingly
Strong decision making skills, the ability to demonstrate sound judgement
A structured and logical approach to work
Strong problem solving skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
Strong numerical skillsNICE TO HAVE
o Database knowledge including T-SQL
o .NET Core
o Java, XSLT, messaging middleware