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UBS Financial Services IT Software Engineer – Equities Cash – Trading System GUI Dev in Shanghai, China

IT Software Engineer – Equities Cash – Trading System GUI Dev


Information Technology (IT)

Corporate Center

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Job Type:

Full Time

Your role:

Are you passionate about delivering building robust and scalable trading systems? Do you have a curious nature, always interested in how to innovate?

We’re looking for someone like that to help us:

  • within the execution area of equities IT developing and maintaining an in-house application that supports manual & automated trading, including DMA and algorithmic trading

  • develop front end using WinForms and the server side processes in java, focus will be split between UI and Server development, mostly building and configuring the business flow and logic and feeds to the UI

  • capture, design and deliver functionality to the front office working with other members of the team based in Stamford, Hong Kong, London and Poland

Your team:

You’ll be working in the Equities IT development team, this team is global facing, and the primary focus will be on the users within region.

Development follows the Agile sprint methodology, delivering a book of work on a daily/weekly basis.

You will be joining our growing global team interfacing with the traders using our application suite.

You will be situated in our Shanghai office, working closely with the traders in a high energy front-office environment.

Your expertise:

You have:

  • core java development skills including commercial experience and experience with the integration between java and C#

  • .net UI Winforms development skills including commercial experience

  • experience with full project life-cycle, including capturing requirements, code-reviewing, unit testing and test driven development

  • experience with agile software development methodologies

  • methodical and quick when problem solving

  • understanding of the concepts of distributed applications

Great if you have:

  • experience working in a trading floor environment and have interfaced directly with the traders you support

  • advanced client server development techniques

  • prior experience of 2nd Line support

If you are a clearly exceptional candidate, some elements of the above will be flexible.

As a successful Cash developer, you are:

–a clear and concise communicator with the ability to work as part of a geographically distributed team, both across the APAC region and globally

–a delivery focused individual with ability to work under pressure

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?

Join us:

We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, 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.