UBS Financial Services Front Office Java Developer in London, United Kingdom
Are you a great collaborator? Do you have the integrity to stand by Agile principles whilst delivering sustainable solutions?
We're looking for an Agile developer like that who can:
• Collaborate to refine stakeholder requirements through Test Driven development
• Meet the high expectations of clients through frequent release cycles of quality Software
• Work with Business Analysts and product owners to analyse and convert complex business requirements into simple and maintainable technical solutions
• Cover all aspect of Software delivery from Design, implementation to automated acceptance testing and work with Global production support to release into production
• Drive quality of the system by delivering clean new code and constantly improving existing code through refactoring.
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.
You'll be working as part of an Order Management Trade Capture team based in London. This team is one of a number globally, so collaboration is essential and is actively managed. We are responsible for systems supporting the creation structured products for the Global Equity Derivatives business, and your focus will be on these front office platforms.
There are three main applications in this area which are used on the trading floor in London, New York and Hong Kong. Your team will be one of a number delivering change and third line support on one or more of these systems which create Securitised and OTC products and trades.
Technologies / tools used: Java 7/8, Micro-services, REST, JAX-RS, Elasticsearch, Hibernate, Spring, Guice, Cucumber / Fitness, Oracle, Git, SVN.
Your experience and skills:
5+ years' hands-on experience in the development, design, maintenance and integration of software solutions
Proficiency in core Java programming, Struts, Spring framework
Solid experience with automated testing, acceptance testing, TDD, BDD
Good experience with SQL and connection pooling
Exposure to HTML
Experience working with complex applications with multiple stakeholders in a fast paced environment globally
Experience reviewing the work of others, mentoring and coaching junior developers
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, you like to figure out how things work
The ability to resolve production issues escalated to you
Experience with the full software development life cycle predominantly with agile methodologies Experience improving older code bases as well as in using modern design patterns
Strong written and verbal communication skills in English, and the desire to work together with stakeholders
Excellent research, investigation and evaluation skills
Experience in the financial services industry desirable but not essential
Experience in .NET is an advantage
A Software craftsperson focused on delivering clean code
Proactive, keeping stakeholders well informed of development effort status
Comfortable working in dynamic environments with fast-paced deliveries
Process oriented and have worked in an onshore-offshore model
Comfortable interacting with both technical and non-technical personnel
Skilled at recognizing system deficiencies and implementing effective solutions
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 almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?
Job Reference #: 158568BR
Business Divisions: Corporate Center
Title: Front Office Java Developer
Job Type: Full Time
Country / State: United Kingdom
Function Category: Information Technology (IT)