Role profile Developer with exposure to database technologies and an interest in Cloud and DevOps concepts to support the software development lifecycle, project delivery and application delivery/migration Developer to join a small team of database SMEs, with responsibility for project delivery, system design, creation of standards and the evaluation of new and updated systems, with a focus on RDBMS's encompassing (but not limited to) MSSQL Server, SAP ASE, Replication and IQBACKGROUND FTSE Russell is part of London Stock Exchange Group's Information Services Division, which is one of the fast growing divisions in the group. The index business is a rapidly developing market driven by regulatory changes and increased cost sensitivity in the financial services industry. FTSE Russell's mission is to become the leading provider of indices globally over the next few years. It is the largest European provider of Indices and competes on a global scale working with global investment banks, fund managers, exchanges, data vendors and the media. Its major competitors are MSCI and S&P/Dow Jones.THE BUSINESS NEED FTSE Russell has established a very strong reputation within the market place for the quality and reliability of its index products and its expertise in dealing with unusual or complex stock events is widely acknowledged. With a strong presence in the European financial markets, and a rapidly growing presence in the North American and Asian markets the company is now looking to increase its market share globally and become the number one provider of index client solutions globally.KEY FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES As a Junior Developer in the Information Services Technology team, the individual will have key responsibility in developing and supporting systems required for strategic business growth. TheKey areas of responsibility are:- Work with experienced developers & team leads in Bucharest and London to develop and support key real-time and EOD systems within FTSE RussellQUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE It is expected with limited supervision the candidate will be able to deliver each of the key objectives of the role identified above. It is therefore expected that he or she will have:- Degree qualified in IT based discipline- Good skills in programming languages like Python, Java or .NET- Experience in databases and SQL is preferred- Experience in Linux or Window development is preferred Advantageous Experience: - Public Cloud - AWS or Azure- Financial markets experience - Exposure to Sybase RDBMSsTYPE OF PERSON- Articulate, energetic person able to work alone or as part of a team- Excellent attention to detail but an ability to think laterally to solve business problems- Ability to learn quickly- Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines- Creative, analytical, results driven, self-motivated, and solutions oriented- Demonstrates a can-do attitude, exhibits self-confidence- Excellent organizational and time management skills- Good interpersonal and communication skills- Ability to liaise with business and non business people- Able to establish credibility quickly 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 maximize 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: 25 days' holiday per year 1 additional day off for your Birthday Annual wellness allowance Share Purchase Plan Medical Health Insurance Medical Subscription (preventive medical services) Dental Coverage Life insurance Pillar 3 Private Pension Meal Vouchers Flexible Benefits Bookster Volunteering Events Team Buildings
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