Morgan Stanleys Equity Derivatives business is driving an aggressive program of change, which will see the implementation of a new global processing platform for Vanilla and Exotic Structured OTC Derivatives, encompassing pre-trade pricing, workflow, trade capture, lifecycle processing, confirmation, collateral management and settlement.
The role is for a Senior lead-developer with Scala or Java skillset to Company profile
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Overview on Wealth Management
Wealth Management and Investment Management Technology (WMIMT) is responsible for the design, development, delivery, and support of the technical platform behind the products and services used by the Business.
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management (WM) is a product of the acquisition of Smith Barney from Citigroup, which was completed in June ‘13. Its core client base is individual investors, small- to medium-size businesses and institutions, and high net worth families and individuals.
In the second half of ‘14, WM reached a milestone, with its business having surpassed $2 trillion in total client assets.
Role & Responsibilities
There is an open position for an Integration Engineer within the WM Production and Quality Management (PQM) organization in Wealth Management Technology. This team is responsible for integrating business applications with infrastructure and ensuring that components are designed, built, and configured to meet technology specifications.
Interface with DEV and Architecture teams as a lead engineer to map non-functional requirements in BRD/SAD to infrastructure standards
Define performance and availability parameters against funding and app ‘tiers’
Create integration design for CTB projects that include infrastructure details, major application flows/sequences and failover designs
Based on application flows and requirements, create a Release Manifest capturing all required infrastructure (server, messaging, data, network) change needed for a project; document changes and oversee deployments from Development through Production
Provide L3 support to non-prod and production support teams on a as needed basis
Interface as required with Risk and Compliance teams to provide infrastructure and technology stack details
Engineer and document DNS, Proxy, and load balancer application configurations that meet WM Integration and Architecture standards
Primary Skills / Must have
In-depth knowledge of application servers and web containers like IIS v7.5 and later, Websphere, and Apache/Tomcat
In-depth knowledge on LINUX/UNIX system and experience/Competency in performing Linux Administration tasks
Experience or working knowledge of scripting languages UNIX shell scripts and/or PowerShell
In-depth knowledge on Windows 2008 R2 server system
.NET & JAVA application setup and troubleshooting in an enterprise environment including setup of debuggers, parsing of trace logs
Experience with setting up high-availability systems like web farms, application servers, and DB clusters
Knowledge of key areas including operating systems (Windows/Linux) , networking technologies (OSI stack, CDN’s, etc.), security standards (SSL, Kerberos, SAML, etc.)
Experience with networking, security & application load balancing using F5/BigIP, A10
Strong problem management, troubleshooting and analytical skills
Secondary Skills / Desired skills
Experience with Enterprise DNS and Global Load Balancing appliances e.g. GTM
Experience with SDLC technologies, process, and workflow
Experience with DMZ application behavior including firewall connectivity and external interfaces
Working knowledge of SQL and Distributed DB2