UBS Financial Services FX Trading Java Developer in London, United Kingdom

Your role:

Are you passionate about delivering real business value by building robust and scalable core Java server systems? We’re looking for someone like you to help us. You will:

– Analyze business requirements and design and implement solutions

– Work as part of an small onshore scrum development team

– Collaborate with other global IT teams

– Do level 3 Support, assisting production operations team in rollout and support-related matters

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 in the FX Cash IT team in London. The FX Execution and Pricing teams are working on the build-out of our strategic FIX API and internal FX Pricing platforms, replacing our legacy infrastructure. The programme of work has a very high profile and is recognised to be a key part of our business strategy over the next couple of years.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

– strong server-side Java development skills, including expertise in multi-threaded programming

– excellent design and problem solving skills.

– hands-on experience in the following areas (as a plus)

– building distributed systems

– Java messaging technologies

– hands-on experience with Agile methodologies, especially Scrum

– applied solutions to cater for non-functional requirements including stability, capacity and scalability and manageability.

– experience working closely with your business partners to elicit initial requirements and then iteratively refined these to remove any ambiguity. In fact, you feel comfortable picking up any tasks required to deliver a feature as you have developed a well-rounded skill set through your involvement in all aspects of software delivery.

– strong written and verbal communication skills in English, and ability to work as part of a global team

– a proactive and detail-oriented approach and are comfortable in working in a dynamic environment with fast paced deliveries and changing requirements.

Your are:

– passionate about what you do. You value excellence, learning and integrity. You like a work environment that places emphasis on team work, collaboration and delivering business value while working at a sustainable pace. Most importantly you are someone who is technically excellent and can aspire, and inspire others, to our values and culture

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 #: 173548BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: FX Trading Java Developer

City: London

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United Kingdom

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)