Company / Department overview
IHS Markit Portfolio Valuations is a multi-contributor validated, fully hosted service that provides independent post-trade OTC derivative valuations to buy-
side firms. The service differentiates itself through its extensive cross-asset dataset encompassing vanilla and exotic derivatives that is used to calibrate and validate its pricing models.
IHS Markit employs established valuation methodologies and quantitative techniques with industry standard models.
IHS Markit Portfolio Valuations is looking for a strong Java developer to join our team in Bucharest and work with global stakeholders to build exciting and ambitious technology and help grow our business.
The team will partner with existing teams in London, New-York and India to work on our core pricing libraries and build backend data and functional services to power our next generation platform.
Portfolio Valuations is investing heavily in its technology and the role will involve not only building functionality on the existing stack, but also innovating as part of our constant drive to modernize the platform.
Responsibilities / Accountability
The primary responsibilities for the role are :
Note that we have a strong pipeline of technical projects and expect the team to participate in those upon successful delivery of the initial projects.
The Portfolio Valuations platform is written in Java 8 and uses the below technologies (not an exhaustive list) :
The successful candidate will have a passion for technology and a strong interest in building large scale distributed financial applications.
The right candidate will also have a very strong academic degree or equivalent background in a numerate discipline.
7+ years professional experience working on distributed Java platforms
It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and / or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-
free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).