Desk Developer (Python, Javascript / ReactJS + TypeScript)

Desk Developer (Python, Javascript / ReactJS + TypeScript)

Job Title: Desk Developer (Python, Javascript / ReactJS + TypeScript)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore
Reference: JOB_001814[757]
Contact Name: JLU (+65 6560 3224)
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2020 10:30

Job Description

We are looking for a Desk Developer (Python, Javascript / ReactJS + TypeScript) , who is/are able to fulfill the following requirements:

Duration: 12 Months

- With at least 4 years of experience. 
- Exceptional candidates with less experience can be considered. 
- Minimum Bachelor degree Computer Science / Engineering / Mathematics majors preferred. 
- Self-motivated with independent thinking, and a quick learner that can thrive in a fast-paced environment. 
- Experience in working across business and IT at all levels will be a plus. 
- An excellent team player with a good balance of strategic view & rapid application development. 
- Strong interest in applying academic knowledge/technical skills to solving practical problems in the Investment Banking industry
- Strong technical skills in at least one core language (Java / C#) and one scripting language (Python / Javascript / ReactJS + TypeScript). 
- Solid background in data structure and algorithms. 
- Knowledge of Web development will be a plus. 
- Knowledge of Equity Derivatives will be a plus. 
- Knowledge of Kafka, Kubernetes, Docker, SQL, KDB, Excel/VBA and Unix programming will be a plus. 
- Good understanding of testing and familiarity with different testing approaches
- Familiarity of TDD / BDD will be a plus.

Roles and Responsibilities:
- Will be participating in the design and development of cutting edge infrastructure, systems, and applications(both client and server side) used by Front Office to provide streamlined and revenue-generating services to our clients.
- Building and expanding a leading Electronic RFQ platform for UBS's Flow Structured Business globally.
- Designing and building a micro-service based Pre-Trade platform for global Equity Derivatives business.
- Enhancing Excel-based pricing / param / risk management tools onto service-based Web apps
- Closely liaise with trading, sales, quants, structuring and the tech groups in the equity derivatives business. The products spread across exchange listed, OTC and exotics.
- Rapidly learn in-depth knowledge and gain experience of Equity Derivatives trading / risk management from both technology and business perspective.

Please send your application to with (JOB_001814) in Subject line and highlighting:
- Your relevant experience
- Current/expected salary 
- Availability information 
- A latest MS-WORD Resume