UBS Financial Services Front-End Developer (HTML5) / UI Developer in Chicago, Illinois

Your role:

Are you excited about delivering user friendly complex web application? Do you desire to collaborate within a global team to develop a state-of-the-art risk solution? We are currently seeking for a hands-on full stack developer:

• interacting closely with business and product owner and understand their requirements

• translate business requirements into design and code with focus on Web UI

• take ownership, manage and own development tasks end-to-end

• work in an Agile environment to leverage all contributions of the team members

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.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working as a member of a small development team in supporting and enhancing the Global Risk Management System (GRS), which is used in Asset Management for analyzing multi-asset portfolio risk.

We work closely with the Investment Risk Solutions team – a team of specialized Quantitative Risk Modelers who develop and maintain the mathematical risk models in Matlab upon which GRS is based on.

Your expertise:

You should have:

  • Expertise in HTML5 and JavaScript including AngularJS 1.x and Angular, jQuery, and Styling (CSS3, LESS), and Bootstrap framework

  • Fluency with charting and visualization frameworks ( ie Highcharts, D3.js , SVG)

  • Experience with unit testing frameworks (Jasmine, Protractor)

  • Experience of WebAPI (.NET) / RESTFul services, JSON

  • Experience with build tools (Grunt) and CI tools (TeamCity , Jenkins) and source control systems (Git, Subversion)

  • Knowledge of architectural design patterns and refactoring techniques

  • Exposure to Node.js/NPM

You may have

Basic financial knowledge (e.g. stock, bonds, long/short positions, options) is a plus

Experience with project and issue tracking tools (Rally, JIRA)

Experience of Agile Scrum / Kanban framework

You are:

-looking for a new and exciting challenge working closely with business stakeholders

-self-starting attitude and the desire to take ownership of requirements front start to finish

-proactive, comfortable working in dynamic environments with fast-paced deliveries and changing requirements



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 colleagues:

Job Reference #: 176236BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Front-End Developer (HTML5) / UI Developer

City: Chicago

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - Illinois

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)