• 2353992
  • (Reference :3078393)
  • Java technical lead



  • Company Profile

    Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm and a market leader in investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. With offices in more than 43 countries, the people of Morgan Stanley are dedicated to providing our clients the finest thinking, products and services to help them achieve even the most challenging goals.

    As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. We embrace integrity, excellence, team work and giving back.


    The Technology division partners with our business units and leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global and dynamic financial markets.

    Our sizeable investment in technology results in leading-edge tools, software, and systems. Our insights, applications, and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients’ businesses—and to our own.

    Institutional Securities Technology (IST) develops and oversees the overall technology strategy and bespoke technology solutions to drive and enable the Institutional businesses and enterprise-wide functions. Our clients include Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment Banking, Research and Global Capital Markets as well as Operations, HR and Corporate Services.

    Position Description:

    Product Reference Data (ProRD) is the authoritative source of externally verifiable Product and Corporate Action data for the Morgan Stanley business. This is achieved through the development and operation of a consolidated cross-asset processing platform that enables a high quality, multi-source, preference-based solution to cost effectively enable Morgan Stanley’s business objectives and regulatory reporting obligations.

    Primary Responsibilities

    Technical Lead for design and development of new functionality in the firm’s centralized Enterprise Announcements and Dividend Projections systems. It requires cross-department and cross-divisional collaboration with other technical teams and architects
    Manage a team of near-shore and off-shore developers in the delivery of Product Reference Data strategic deliverables with a focus on Corporate Actions.
    Oversight of small enhancement service and general BAU for Enterprise Announcements and Dividend Projections systems and Release planning, prioritization and coordination with Project Management and Primary Consumers of Product Reference Data Services.
    Liaising with BA in documenting BRDs (Business Requirements Documents), and providing Functional Documentation and Platform Topology
    Coordination with QA in Regression Testing, and On-Boarding of L1/L2 Support.

    Key Projects:

    Equity Corporate Actions workflow and automation
    Introduce new architecture and data model to create golden copy of Corporate Actions sourced from numerous external and internal sources and to enable a transparent and automated application of Corporate Actions to Product Reference Data

    Institutional Securities and Wealth Management consolidation of Fixed Income Principal and Interest events
    Design and build out of Java based multi-threaded loaders for Corporate Actions processing and to port legacy single-threaded C++ loaders to new infrastructure



    Operations (Product and Pricing Data and Position Services)
    Technology (Libra/Position Services IT)
    Equity Swaps

    Skills required

    5+ years’ experience as Technical Lead or Manager
    Thorough understanding of Core Java, OOA/OOD principals
    Thorough understanding of RDBMS concepts
    Well versed in SDLC with thorough understanding of Agile Development methodologies

    Skills desired

    J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, Apache Camel
    Web Development, JavaScript
    Knowledge of Financial Markets and Securities Reference Data.
    Messaging: MQ or other JMS based products

    Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential.

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