IT Software Engineer - Equities - Market Data - Dev java

  • Competitive
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS AG
  • 19 Feb 18


Job Type
Full Time

Your role
The role comprises:
ï,§ Development, maintenance and support delivering Market Data from exchanges, vendors and UBS systems to client applications.
ï,§ Continuous improvement, test script maintenance, regression monitoring, quality control.
ï,§ Task and Change Management, QA Resource management and QA/Prod system co-ownership.
ï,§ Problem solving, planning, analysis, contribution to regional and global projects and initiatives.

The candidate will take ownership of development tasks from analysis to production, collaborating with BA, PM and Support teams, and the APAC and EU/US Denali teams, delivering new market feeds plus enhancements and fixes.

Participation in planning, estimating, documentation, and stakeholder engagement will be necessary.

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?

Your team
The Denali blue-zone team provides a mature global market data solution that is a pivotal part of the OMS application stack with whose teams we collaborate.

The solution is high volume, high availability and high profile.

Focus is on quality. Performance is achieved through adherence to internally-developed GC-free networking and collections libraries.

The team has distributed development and support capability across regions, with regional market specialties.

The APAC team will be 4-5 developers with complementary skills to support and extend APAC markets.

Your experience and skills
Skills and Experience:
ï,§ Strong Java weighted toward systems programming, I/O, GC-free, data-structures, low-latency.
ï,§ Strong Linux, including sys/admin, scripting in some of shell/Python/Perl/Groovy.
ï,§ Event-driven programming.
ï,§ Experience in connectivity or protocols, and with networks.
ï,§ Experience in financial markets with understanding of Equities/ETD/FX market-data specifics.
ï,§ Understanding of trading systems and order management systems in financial markets.
ï,§ 5+ years of previous experience in systems development.
ï,§ SDLC literate with experience in continuous integration, code-review and automated tests.
ï,§ Well organized, reliable, attentive to detail, collaborative.
ï,§ Native level English

Other Desirable Skills and Experience:
ï,§ C or C++
ï,§ Another Asian language.

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.