IT Information Technology
Equity Derivatives C# Developer
Associate / Senior Associate
Nomura is a leading financial services group and the preeminent Asian-based investment bank with worldwide reach. Nomura provides a broad range of innovative solutions tailored to the specific requirements of individual, institutional, corporate and government clients through an international network in 30 countries. Based in Tokyo and with regional headquarters in Hong Kong, London, and New York, Nomura employs approx. 26,000 staff worldwide. Nomura’s unique understanding of Asia enables the company to make a difference for clients through five business divisions: Retail, Global Markets, Investment Banking, Merchant Banking, and Asset Management.
The Equities businesses including derivatives, electronic, programs, and cash at Nomura globally use a single platform for intraday and end of day risk management known as Euclid. This platform manages the lifecycle and risk of OTC equity derivative transactions as well as risk for the firm’s positions. To further enhance our equity platform to cope with business development needs, we are looking for a technically sound mid to senior level C# developer to join our global equity derivatives development team in JP office.
The candidate should have experiences in C# / .Net developments, highly enthusiastic and self-motivated, can handle and solve complex problems independently, understand the concept of agile, scrum, TDD, SOA & various design patterns. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious experienced developer who is eager to work closely with FO business users, stakeholders, quants and other global project teams throughout the organization. The candidate will be part of the global equity derivatives team, and reports to the regional development manager in Asia.
・Participates in regional/global development and project meetings
・Work with BA/PM or end users to gather and review user requirements, provide suggestions on design and enhancements
・Follow global development/change management standards to deliver quality enhancements/solutions in timely manner
・Participate in development, code reviews, & post mortem activities.
・Participate in Rota for release management & provide 2nd / 3rd level support
・Be a good team player to ensure a cohesive culture to effectively solve local/global business problem while building strategic platform for Global Equities.
・Be a key partner of the Equities production services team to help ensure maximum up time of systems and minimize impact to businesses when issues occur.
・Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or engineering
・5+ years of hands on C# development experience.
・Ability to work with global teams in matrix reporting environment with strong interpersonal skills
・Ability to cope with rapid front-office business needs and to deal with changing priorities
・Ability to communicate and act professionally with IT staff and business clients while under strict deadlines.
・Strong verbal and written communication skills at multiple levels with strong status reporting skills
・Strong analytical skills
・Fluent written and spoken English (Japanese is a plus but not mandatory)
・Global investment banks experience would be plus.
・Excellent programming skills in C#, good at other language like Python or Java is a plus
・Understanding of relational database technologies, SQL / Stored Proc.
・Understanding of infrastructure requirements for local/global delivery platforms.
・Understanding of messaging infrastructures.
・Understanding of compute farms, distributed caching and computing would be plus.