Systems Developer Support Analyst

MUFG Securities EMEA plc is the European hub of MUFG’s securities business. Headquartered in London we have just over 600 employees and are active throughout the international capital markets, focusing on debt, equity, derivatives and structured products. Due to the diverse nature of our business we require a clear unifying vision for all of our people. It is this vision and our corporate values that reflect who we are and guide how we behave. We therefore strive to recruit individuals who share our vision and values, and who have the motivation and commitment to help us move our business forward.

Overview of the Department/Section:
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) is one of the world’s leading financial groups. Headquartered in Tokyo and with approximately 350 years of history, MUFG has a global network with 1,100 offices in over 40 countries. The Group has over 140,000 employees, offering services including corporate banking, commercial banking, retail banking, wealth management, investment banking, capital markets, personal and corporate trust, and transaction banking.

The Group’s operating companies include Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation (Japan’s leading trust bank), and Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co., Ltd., one of Japan’s largest securities firms.

MUFG conducts securities business internationally through its overseas subsidiaries MUFG Securities EMEA plc, MUFG Securities Americas Inc., MUFG Securities Asia Limited. and MUFG Securities Asia (Singapore) Limited. With each member of the group working in partnership with one another, MUFG provides best in class service and products to corporate and institutional clients.

MUFG Securities EMEA plc is the European hub of MUFG’s securities business. Headquartered in London we have just over 600 employees and are active throughout the international capital markets, focusing on debt, equity, derivatives and structured products. Due to the diverse nature of our business we require a clear unifying vision for all of our people. It is this vision and our corporate values that reflect who we are and guide how we behave. We therefore strive to recruit individuals who share our vision and values, and who have the motivation and commitment to help us move our business forward.

The primary objective of the Operations TEC team is to support the Operations Business. This includes supporting and maintaining all production systems used by the Operations Business and supporting the Operations Business users and other related departments within MUSI. This covers the full suite of back office functionality including Collateral management, trade settlement, Cash management/funding, reconciliations and regulatory reporting.

Main purpose of the role:
We have an exciting opportunity to provide technical ability to the Operations Technology team.This role will include diverse exposure to a number of Applications, development and Support in technology based and user facing roles, primarily focussed on supporting the Operations Business and related applications.

We are looking for a junior Analyst with a strong desire to learn and work within a dynamic Investment Banking technology function.

Key responsibilities:
• Provide development Support to Operations Business and Operations TEC team.
• Provide BAU support and analysis to the business as and when required.
• Maintenance of infrastructure – troubleshooting environment problems and reviewing performance issues across the Operations landscape.
• Technically support and manage various Project Initiatives across the Operations business.
• Potential overnight support of Operations Technology batches

Skills and experience:
Essential:

• Previous development experience: Java, Perl, Python, C#, SQL
• Strong problem solving skills
• Excellent work ethic
• Keen interest for working in Financial Technology
• Some Business Knowledge. Ideally: Fixed Income, Equities, Derivatives
• Operating systems: Windows, Unix        
• Database: Oracle, SQLServer

Beneficial:
• Previous Experience in supporting IT Systems
• Performance Tuning.
• Strong excel skills

Additional Applications knowledge experience would benefit:
• Gloss/Settlement systems
• IntelliMatch/Reconciliation systems
• TLM Collateral Management/Collateral Management Systems
• Murex
• Message Automation/Regulatory Report systems
• Control-M/Scheduling systems

Personal requirements:
• Excellent communication skills
• Results driven, with a strong sense of accountability
• A pro-active, motivated approach.
• The ability to operate with urgency and prioritise work accordingly
• Strong decision making skills, the ability to demonstrate sound judgement
• A structured and logical approach to work
• Strong problem solving skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• The ability to manage large workloads and tight deadlines
• Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
• A calm approach, with the ability to perform well in a pressurised environment