Morgan Stanley Developer Java Python Front End in Alpharetta, Georgia
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. We advise, originate, trade, manage and distribute capital for governments, institutions and individuals. As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. We provide you a superior foundation for building a professional career where you can learn, achieve and grow.
Technology/Role/Department at Morgan Stanley
This role will be focused on creating creative and innovative analysis and user interfaces across SETI driven advanced instrumentation platforms. The role will be responsible for design, planning, development and implementation of various code and applications which will create primarily graphical user interfaces and methods for data access and analysis.
Along with UI development, the role will be responsible for creating innovative metrics and measurements within the instrumentation framework, providing new insights into the performance of the monitored infrastructures.
In addition, this role will be responsible for designing and creating various scripts and applications that will be used to automate operational and deployment-based functions across the entire SETI managed infrastructures. Innovation in this area will drive efficiencies and operational stability throughout the electronic trading plant providing tangible benefit to the Firm.
This role has global business and technology stakeholders and has highly visible and direct impact on technology initiatives.
Background on Technical Environment
SETI is a global organization responsible for the managing and innovating within the Firm’s specialized electronic trading infrastructures and is a part of both the Institutional Securities Technology (IST) and Critical Infrastructure (CI) divisions. SETI works closely with all technology engineering, implementation and operations teams across the Firm which support electronic trading.
Design and develop applications and user interfaces within the framework of the tools being accessed
Identify potential metrics and indicators that could be developed, based on the data captured and stored
Work closely with third-party vendors that supply applications and framework utilized in development of user interfaces
Work collaboratively with team to understand client/stakeholder requests and requirements in order to best deliver to their needs on a global platform
Work within and agile framework / Scrum as a squad member
Strong expertise in Linux and the Linux shell is required
Demonstrated expert proficiency in SQL and understanding of Common Table Expressions (CTE)
Strong application development skillset in Python (strongly preferred) or Java. Familiarity with 3Forge AMISCRIPT is a plus
Solid understanding of financial market structure and order flow in and electronic trading environment
Must be able to effectively work in a geographically diverse team, utilizing all available resources and tools to remain engaged with the broader team
Self-starter able to identify where focus is needed and bring clarity to requirements
Proven ability to manage multiple, concurrent projects with minimal supervision
Ability to work in fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Proficiency in MS Office and related applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Visio, Project).
Education and qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in technology/Computer Sciences or related area of study
5-7 years of application development, including web and scripting
Recent demonstrated experience in the financial services industry as a technologist is a plus
Title: *Developer Java Python Front End *
Requisition ID: 3176113