Tech Lead - IMIT Real Estate and Merchant Banking App Dev
Location:
New York , New York
Posted:
August 27, 2016
Reference:
3076698
Company Profile
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Technology
Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modeling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses and to our own.

Position Description
Candidate for this position should be able to lead multiple projects independently, starting from scratch, covering all the stages of SDLC. You should be reasonably hands-on and would need to pick-up a lot of domain knowledge in short time. Ability to understand and convert key business problems into technology solutions that are feasible, maintainable and efficient is very important. This role will expect the candidate to be able to bring people with diverse background / ideas together and work towards a common goal. We focus on solving the problem and not to be tied down by technology choices - it is extremely important that you are open to learn & work with technologies that are new to you.

Strong interpersonal skills and team spirit is required in addition to proficiency in verbal and written business communications. This job demands strong work ethic and ability to handle multiple priorities. We support what we build - you will be responsible for ensuring quality production deployment as well as support procedures & oversight. It is very important that candidate is self-motivated and can run independently with minimal supervision.
Required Skills:
We are looking for a passionate technologist who's ready to learn & experiment with a wide range of technologies. Ideal candidate will have:
- Strong problem solving skills with ability to analyze and understand data.
- Strong programming fundamentals.
- Extensive hands-on experience with .NET and possible Java. Should be able to demonstrate clear understanding of OOPs in practice.
- Extensive hands-on experience with SQL.
- Working knowledge of Unix/Linux, shell-scripting, excel.
- Project Management skills - Estimation, Planning, Execution & Tracking.
- Experience managing technology teams.
- Experience coordinating initiatives across groups.
- Ability to forge strong relationships and coordinate effectively with multiple parties.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
- Detail oriented and organized.
- Experience working in a virtual or global team.
- Self-starter and ability to multi task with a -can do- attitude.

Qualifications
Required Skills
We are looking for a passionate technologist who's ready to learn & experiment with a wide range of technologies. Ideal candidate will have:
- Strong problem solving skills with ability to analyze and understand data.
- Strong programming fundamentals.
- Extensive hands-on experience with .NET and possible Java. Should be able to demonstrate clear understanding of OOPs in practice.
- Extensive hands-on experience with SQL.
- Working knowledge of Unix/Linux, shell-scripting, excel.
- Project Management skills - Estimation, Planning, Execution & Tracking.
- Experience managing technology teams.
- Experience coordinating initiatives across groups.
- Ability to forge strong relationships and coordinate effectively with multiple parties.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
- Detail oriented and organized.
- Experience working in a virtual or global team.
- Self-starter and ability to multi task with a -can do- attitude.
A little about us:
Since its founding in 1935, Morgan Stanley and its people have helped redefine the meaning of financial services.

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