SQL Solutions Architect / Developer

Employer: LSEG Romania
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Management - Consulting
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 26.10.2020

    UnaVista is the London Stock Exchange's matching, reconciliation and data integration service, our customers being tier 1 investment banks, hedge funds, brokers and other financial institutions.

    The UnaVista team is run along similar lines to a software company: our culture is dynamic, and requires each individual to adapt rapidly to change, contribute fully and think on their feet. This role involves on-going interaction with all other areas (sales, pre-sales, professional services, development and QA, customer support, technical writing, marketing), as well as with customers.

    As a Product Solutions Architect, you will work closely with our business and technical analyst teams to understand business requirements that drives the analysis and design of high quality solutions for our customers. All instances of UnaVista are hosted by the Exchange. It is a ‘rich internet application’, written in Java with a SQL Server back end, and pure HTML/Javascript front end. Technical requirements:

      • At least 3 years of SQL development on Microsoft SQL Server 2008/2017 (preferably)
      • Skilled at creating and optimizing large complicated T-SQL transactional statements
      • Be proficient in database architecture design and performance tuning
      • Demonstrated proficiency in working with large data sets (billions of records)
      • Understanding Business requirements and translating them into technical solutions
      • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database issues (integrity, performance, blocking and deadlocking issues, etc.)
      • Develop, implement and optimize stored procedures, functions and XML manipulation using T-SQL
    Preferably/Nice to have:
      • Worked within an Agile/Scrum environment using tools like Jira, Confluence etc.
      • Financial/Banking/Insurance background preferred
      • Java knowledge is a plus
    Key responsibilities for this role are:
      • To build new solutions on the UnaVista platform in accordance with requirements prioritized by product management and regulators
      • To deliver optimized and scalable solutions ensuring on-going support requirements are minimized
      • To work with related teams (development, professional services, QA and support) to ensure that business solutions are delivered on time and with high quality coding standards
      • To translate business requirements into actual technical solutions and document system features / functionalities
      • Communicate effectively with project stakeholder to report on progress against agreed deliverables and escalate any critical issues/blockers.
    We are looking for intellectually curious people, passionate about the bigger picture of how technology industry is evolving, ready to ask difficult questions and deal with complicated scenarios. If you are creative and a problem solver, this is the place to be as will be supporting you to fast-forward your career. We maximise each employee’s potential through personal development and through a wide range of learning tools both formal and informal. We believe that remunerating our people with competitive salaries and a range of attractive benefits such as:
      • Pillar 3 Supplemental Pension
      • 25 days’ holiday a year
      • Private medical insurance
      • Group life insurance policy
      • Meal vouchers
      • Share Purchase Plan
      • Volunteering Days