Senior Associate (IC 6 )
Department overview :
Markit Pricing Data provides robust coverage across bonds, CDS , Structured products and loans pricing, as well as equity volatility data and securities lending data for stocks and bonds. Besides these we also provide derived data like Liquidity, Sensitivity for these asset classes utilizing our state of the art products.
This position is required to own, develop, and support the new and current pricing applications . The role involves hands on development and support of the systems, working with distributed team. Good understanding of finance domain , especially in Fixed Income will be a plus.
Duties & accountabilities
D esign, develop and maintain various pricing systems.
Support the Production, QA and Development environments.
Responsible for timely and Quality delivery.
Develop tools to support and optimize day to day tasks faced by our analysts.
Work with QA to ensure the right test coverage is achieved for a release, from unit to acceptance test level.
Drive innovation and adaption of best practices.
Education and experience
Degree in Computer Science.
5 + years of development experience building java and Python based systems preferably in a financial environment.
Should have excellent knowledge of Core Java as well as working exposure to Java Concurrency API. Should have good experience working on systems developed using Java , S pring , Hibernate and Apache.
Should have good designing skills in Java and Python .
Having exposure to web applications and AWS is a plus.
Should have good communication skills.
Good knowledge of SQL and Oracle . Knowledge on advanced concepts like analytics would be a plus.
Experience with any java middleware and Linux is a plus
Ability to deliver products in a dy namic, fast-paced environment.
Should be willing to take ownership of an assignment and be able to handle end to end delivery for the same.
Understanding of basic financial market terminology , especially Fixed Income space is desirable, but not essential.
Strong analytical and mathematical skills
Proactive and able to work independently with minimal supervision
Displays energy, drive and stamina.
Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations.
Comfortable working with global teams operating across different time zones.
Focused on delivery.
Must be an excellent communicator both written and verbally.
Must be a strong team player.
Ability to collaborate effectively with overseas team.
HIS Markit is a leading global diversified provider of financial information services. We provide products that enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. Our customers include banks, hedge funds, asset managers, central banks, regulators, auditors, fund administrators and insurance companies. Founded in 2003, we employ over 3,000 people in 11 countries. For more information, please see
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