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New York, New York - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 6 December 2018
Morgan Stanley Investment Management strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance, service and a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations and individuals worldwide. MS Investment Management Technology is responsible for the design, development, delivery, and support of the global technical platforms that supports the MSIM Business.

Morgan Stanley Investment Management Fixed Income Technology is looking for an IT Lead with prior expertise in STP and automation of workflows related to Portfolio Construction, Compliance, Trading, Booking, Recon. The FI Technology team sits within the larger Investment Management technology organization and builds state of the art technology solutions for the FI business with a global user base and an AUM of 400B

Key responsibilities Include
Assist in building a strong partnership with the FI COO and Head of Trading to drive the Fixed Income platform strategy forward
Drive the business analysis, creation of functional specs and also lead the FI IT team to ensure effective and timely delivery of IT product automation, new solutions and enhancements
Develop a thorough understanding of the operational requirements of the FI IT platform and leverage technical expertise to design and deliver IT solutions
Lead the FI IT Team for project initiations, planning, solution design, oversee delivery, prioritize strategic work versus enhancements
Key anchor and point person for the Fixed Income Business user base. Able to drive conversations and manage user expectations with competing priorities
Develop a thorough understanding of MSIM technology's development processes and requirements working closely with peer teams such as Data Management IT, Operations IT etc.
Keep up to date with market developments in the Asset Management FI space and bring innovative ideas to the platform to maintain a competitive advantage
Drive the Fixed Income Data Rationalization and streamlining initiative


Deep foundational knowledge of Fixed Income derivatives & bond products
Prior experience building solutions for the FI Front Office area. Deep familiarity with FI fundamentals, research and analytics is required
Technically savvy; from a technical background to be able to drive discussions and decision points around platform design, technology choices, integration options
Hands-on in platform analysis, design and development
Innovative mindset; Leadership in challenging the status quo and ability to propose new enhancements to improve the quality of the FI platform and overall user Experience/Satisfaction
Prior experience in building integrations with FI Execution Venue and Liquidity Sources a huge plus
Thorough understanding of electronic trading industry
Ability to build strong trust relationships with the business
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Results oriented
Experience in Core Java, multithreading, T-SQL, Scripting
Bachelors/Masters in Information Technology or related field.
8-10 Years of relevant experience

Fixed Income Platform IT Lead

New York, New York, United States of America
Tue, 04 December 2018 19:00:00 EST
Morgan Stanley USA
Morgan Stanley USA
12/6/2018 11:34:21 PM

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