UBS Financial Services IT Lead Architect in London, United Kingdom

Your role:

Are you passionate about delivering new and exciting applications to support the Fixed Income Rates and Credit trading desks? Are you motivated to deliver real business value whilst ensuring existing functionality remains intact? We're looking for someone like that to: Work closely with the business to understand their needs and strategic direction, act in a technical leadership role, driving forward the platform in line with business needs and working closely with the offshore development team to ensure business needs are clearly translated into technical deliveries while ensuring the development teams get a deeper understanding of the business.

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 global Fixed Income Rates and Credit markets technology team. We are a fast paced, highly motivated, delivery focused but friendly team, present in 8 cities in 6 countries covering US, Europe and Asia Pacific. Our job is to create and deliver innovative solutions for business problems whilst maintaining a complex and multifaceted platform.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • Excellent core Java experience

  • Deep understanding of low-latency, multi-threaded code

  • Sound knowledge of object-oriented programming and design patterns. Exposure to functional programming is also highly desirable

  • Experience in automated testing and continuous integration

  • Experience of working in agile teams

  • Experience of leading large teams

You are:

– Looking for a new and exciting challenge

– 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

– An excellent communicator

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 #: 173719BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: IT Lead Architect

City: London

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United Kingdom

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)