Trading Technology Division
The job is in the Prime Finance Technology group.
The role is for a hands-on developer responsible for design, programming, testing and deployment of Prime Finance (mainly Equity Finance) system solutions to support the growth of the business in the region. Prime Finance business is one of the fastest growing segments in financial services in Asia. The role is based in Tokyo.
Candidates must have a Bachelor of Science university degree, or equivalent, in Computer Science or Engineering.
The candidate must possess strong technical skills in application design and programming. Specific technical skills required include:
● More than 5 years of industrial experience with knowledge in finance or banking sectors
● More than 5 years of software development experience with Java, Sybase and scripting languages (Perl, Shell, etc.)
● Ability to program on major O/S platforms: Unix, Linux and Windows
● Excellent written and verbal English language skills
● Preferably familiar with Sybase and Prime Finance or Equities applications
In additional to these technical skills, the candidate must have good overall interpersonal skills.
The candidate should be able to interact effectively with the sales, trading and operations.
TradeWinds Consulting was founded with the mission to bring the best in global solutions to the financial services community of Japan and Asia Pacific.
We offer brokerages, prop traders, asset managers and the clients who depend on them a variety of solutions to effectively implement global markets straight through trade processing, supporting leading edge solutions spanning multimarket execution, middle office allocation and back office processing and reporting. Beyond STP we also provide cutting edge tools to implement and manage complex events processing such as algorithmic/automated trading strategies.
Governance, Risk and Compliance
The market has shown that in order to not only survive but survive in the current environment, robust risk management and compliance solutions are essential. We deliver to our customers the right offerings to streamline operational support beyond the trading desk to address the enterprise as a whole. These solutions benefit any listed company to reduce compliance costs and take control of audit and reporting.
TWC has an excellent track record for introducing the staff and support to help our clients get the most out of their systems, as well as strategic placements of front office, operations and IT staff in the manner best to drive forward their business.
By partnering with established service providers as well as our own extensive network of contacts throughout the region we are able to ensure our customers have access to the latest technology platforms in order to drive their revenue and minimize expenses. We excel at working closely to develop and implement the best to-market strategies to benefit both our partners and our customers.