5 months ago
We're hiring a Software Engineer to join NatWest Markets in London
* This role is a chance to join a global agile development team responsible for enhancing the strategic Global FX Cash Technology front office platform
* You'll benefit from an open and collaborative culture where team members are encouraged to be proactive and to innovate
* The role is available at associate level
What you'll do
You'll be part of a team responsible for developing the functionality of the strategic Global FX Cash Technology platform, covering our Spot FX, FX Forwards and NDFs businesses. The platform's functionality includes trade capture and blotters, position and risk management, and trade lifecycle management.
Your primary focus will be on developing the user interface in WPF, but you can expect to have full stack exposure, including C# service tier and SQL server database.
You'll be working closely with business analysts and directly with end users – including Traders, Transaction Management & Operations and Front Office Support – to understand requirements, as well as with developers in London, India and Singapore.
The skills you'll need
We're looking for someone with strong experience of C#.NET development, and good recent experience of WPF development. Experience of agile development and working across globally distributed teams would be preferred, as would understanding of simple FX trading instruments, such spots and swaps. Front office experience, an understanding of front to back investment banking processes, experience of enterprise architecture and design, and enterprise messaging and automated testing would also be valuable. SQL server experience would be an advantage.
We'll also expect:
* Experience using user interface frameworks in high performance applications, and using real-time APIs
* Experience in coding with design patterns
* The ability to perform under pressure in a fast changing environment
* Excellent analytical and communication skills
* A strong team player
How we'll reward you
In return, we offer a competitive salary plus 15% cash and benefit funding programme that can be tailored to suit your individual needs. In addition, we provide a wide selection of exclusive lifestyle offers, development and learning programmes, services and support designed to help you manage and balance your work/life priorities.
Visit our reward and benefits page for more information on the benefit packages we offer.
At RBS, we want everyone to feel welcome, regardless of your background or needs. If you need adjustments making to your working environment, we’ll do everything we can to support you. As part of this commitment, we offer flexible working options for some of our roles - find out more.
As a Financial Services organisation we comply with and support the requirements set by our Regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), which are designed to protect our customers. This role falls under Conduct Rules of the Individual Accountability Regime (IAR) and is subject to pre-employment screening. This means if your application is successful, you’ll need to satisfy some important background checks before you can start working with us. These will include a full credit check, a criminal record check, residency and right to work checks.