Senior Risk Developer
Salary £68,000 - £76,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Consultant Nick Morrissey
Date posted 10 January 2019 2019-01-102019-03-11 it London London GB GBP 68000 76000 76000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
A Global Financial Services Organisation currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Risk Developer to join their Growing but Established Technology Practice. This is a Permanent Role based on Canary Wharf
Overall purpose of role
The candidate will work with Repo Risk and Analytics IT team as a business facing front office developer with strong maths/quantitative skills. The bank has a great reputation for its innovative technology systems and you will be given the opportunity to explore various programming languages and technical tools. This team provides a collaborative and performance driven environment, perfectly suited to a highly motivated individual seeking the next challenge in his/her career. The projects will include enhancement and daily support of an award winning fixed income financing curve engine.
Development (60%). Hands-on coding of enhancements required for curve construction, risk generation and PnL reporting. Good understanding of Fixed Income instruments, Equities financing and Repo business.
Business facing and L3 support (40%): Support monitoring and troubleshooting of both production and non-production environments. Address any business user queries promptly while minimize impact to business.
Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:
Languages: Minimum Java Or C++ (preferably both), Python, Oracle SQL, Excel
Preferred: knowledge of Fixed Income instruments, Asset Financing, Repo, Analytics, Risk, PnL.
Communication skill: Business facing and must be able to communicate and interact effectively with business users, product quants, project managers and IT stakeholders.
Must be well organized and able to meet stakeholder delivery commitments.
Experienced in supporting production environment, resolve all possible issues proactively.
Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:
Python, Oracle SQL, Excel
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or Computer Science or equivalent experience
Exposure working in a globally distributed teams in Banking and Financial Services environment