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Job Title: Operations Engineering - Post Execution Securities - Prime Clear

Company: Large US Investment Bank

Corporate Title: Flexible Salary Range: Generous Package
Location: Singapore Date Open: 9/24/2018

Responsibilities / Duties:


What We Do

Our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients. Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action. Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions. Want to push the limit of digital possibilities? Start here.

Who We Look For

Our Engineers are innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment.

The Operations Division is the engine room that powers, and Operations Technology is driving their industrialization through automation, digitization and orchestration
What we do Prime Clearing Operations Technology / Clearing Operations Engineering is responsible for building and enhancing the systems and processes that powers derivatives clearing business. We connect  the bank and our clients to over 40 clearing venues across the world. Every future or option that the bank clears for ourselves or for our clients flows through our systems, which can be >1m day.

We have several applications that make this happen. Most of these need to efficiently process high throughput, have rich operational functionality and handle significant financial exposure.

They include:

  • Clearing venue and client connectivity
  • Matching algorithms
  • Trade booking and event processing flows
  • Data lake for analytics

 How will you succeed in the role?


Show your attention to detail and the best practices when designing, developing and testing code. The complexity in derivatives products and the functional flows can be considerable. With the support of your team you'll build partnerships with our stakeholders across different operations, business, client services, engineering and external groups to implement effective and sometimes creative solutions. You will move quickly to engineer solutions for constantly evolving business or client demands.


Also, you will consider strategic initiatives for future business growth, demonstrate the ability to see the big picture and deliver innovative ideas for complex flows. Demonstrating the ability to do both of these is key to your role. Our team is distributed globally (Bengaluru, London, New York, Singapore and Warsaw) it's a diverse set of skills, ideas and people.


You will collaborate as part of this global team to forming strong relationships and implement solutions based on consensus. Keep learning and growing your skills. Neither technology or our business stand still, you'll be expect to grow alongside the team and keep bringing something new to the table.

Requirements / Qualifications:



  • The primary role of the candidate is to design, develop, and support one or more components of the distributed Client Technology platform
  • The candidate is expected to participate in the entire software development life cycle from definition of requirements through deployment
  • As part of the product lifecycle, the roles includes support and maintenance of the existing platform
  • The successful candidate will work closely with IT peers and business professionals to define behaviour, functionality and expected outcomes for the products under development
  • The candidate is expected to work closely with colleagues and users in other regions


  • Strong analytical skills
  • Core Java development experience (solid understanding of Core Java concepts and Design Patterns). Similar expertise with equivalent object oriented languages also considered (e.g. C++/C#).
  • RDBMS experience (Sybase or UDB preferred - able to write and analyze complex queries with multi-table joins and aggregate functions)
  • OO design/development
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter

Preferred Qualifications

  • Unix environment working experience
  • Scripting (Perl/Python/Shell)
  • Test Driven development
  • Javascript-based Web technology
  • Tomcat experience a plus
  • Big data technology stack
  • Financial market knowledge
  • RESTful web services