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Technology - Java Developer(Commodities Trading Systems), VP, Shanghai

Location China, Japan
Posted 03-July-2022

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firms employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 747 offices in 42 countries.

In Morgan Stanley, Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the worlds leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanleys sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients businessesand to our own.


The global Commodities Trading Systems team is responsible for developing technology solutions supporting the commodities trading business from front to back through the derivatives entire lifecycle.

The system supports feeding trade/order executions, including both exchange traded trades and bilateral over-the-counter trades into Morgan Stanley commodities trading systems in real-time, managing the lifecycle of derivatives from order creation to trade executions and post execution management throughout lifecycle events management such as pricing, rate set, price locking, amount overridden, listed trades pairing, expiry, takedown, novation, option exercise, financial settlement, physical delivery process and etc.

The trading system covers multiple commodities business lines including Oil liquids, Natural Gas, Electricity, Metals, Agricultures and Index etc. In terms of the trade types, it handles lifecycle for futures, swaps, basis swaps, various Options, OTC derivatives, exotic trades and physical forwards trades.

There are constantly new requirements for changes in Commodities trading systems in order to enable the new business, meet regulatory demands, address the IT infrastructure upgrade requested from external parties such as exchanges, renovate the various critical components of trade system using trended technologies such as Spring Boot, Kafka and cloud deployment etc. Therefore this is a great opportunity to learn commodities trading business at global scale, understand data model of various trade types and develop system to support commodities derivatives lifecycle management front to back.


Skills Required

- Strong software engineering, analytical and problem solving skills

- Hands-on coding in Java multi-threaded applications and distributed systems

- Experience with Kafka and cloud deployment

- Excellent written and communication skills

- Interest in learning the financial knowledge, particularly about commodities trading.

- Self-motivated, quick-learning and comfortable with working in a global team

Skills Desired

- Experience in server side CORE-JAVA development with distributed caching

- Micro-services with Spring boot

- Good System Design and Architecture Skills

- Comfortable dealing with ambiguities and working out technology solutions for the business

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