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Full Stack Developer

Toronto, , Canada

Job Description:

Bank of America is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk-management products and services. Following the acquisition of Merrill Lynch on January 1, 2009, Bank of America is among the world's leading wealth management companies and is a global leader in corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world.  In Canada, Bank of America has a strong market position on which to continue to build, as well as a clear commitment to the market. 

Bank of America is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk-management products and services. Following the acquisition of Merrill Lynch on January 1, 2009, Bank of America is among the world's leading wealth management companies and is a global leader in corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world.  In Canada, Bank of America has a strong market position on which to continue to build, as well as a clear commitment to the market. 

Description

ELT's goal is to be a trusted partner of the Derivatives Business (Equity Client Solutions, Execution Services) and the Firm, enabling revenue generation through the application of innovative technology against business goals in a supportable, scalable, efficient manner that drives competitive differentiation while proactively managing the Firms' risk.  Equity Linked Technology (ELT) supports the Equity Derivatives sales and trading businesses by providing innovative solutions to help drive a competitive advantage. This includes technology solutions for managing risk and P&L, driving front to back STP workflow, market making, and supporting new idea generation.

Equity Market Data management is a suite of applications used by the bank associates globally to source, store and manage different types of equity market data (volatility, dividends, borrow costs, correlations, volatility of volatility, synthetic spot, yield curves, credit curves, etc.). These parameters are used by various desks to price financial products (Options, Option Strategies, Swaps, etc.), to perform risk calculations, do quantitative analysis and run reports. The team comprises full-stack developers responsible for delivering end-to-end solution(s) to the business. Responsibilities include requirements gathering, design and collaboration with various partners within the bank, development, testing and deployment, supporting. The team follows agile principles with focus on automated testing. Releases are happening globally on a daily basis.

Responsibilities

  • Ability to work well in a cooperative, time-sensitive, fast changing market-driven environment

  • Understanding the value of continuous integration, unit testing and TDD

  • Facilitate and support prioritization for senior managers; track progress, ensure teams define objectives and KPIs

  • Excellent communication skills, and be able to translate between business and technical requirements

Qualifications

  • High proficiency and software development in Python (not limited to scripting or data analysis) and Java or C# (WPF)

  • Knowledge of Financial Engineering (Monte Carlo Simulation, Black Scholes model, Curve generation, Discount curve, Forecast curve, LIBOR discounting, OIS discounting, CSA discounting, CIR model, Parameter Calibration, etc.)

  • Experience in project delivery based on Agile development methodology (using JIRA or other similar tools)

  • Strong knowledge of algorithms, OOP, design patterns/principles and best practices

  • Self-starter, independent thinker and results-oriented individual, who can create innovative solutions. Proactive, diligent and highly disciplined, with a strong track record of execution to stakeholders in trading, risk, quants, research and tech

Desired Skills

  • Experience in Capital Markets Front Office, Market/Credit Risk, Research

  • Experience in numerical/financial algorithms, market data systems and Equity derivatives

  • Knowledge of Derivative products (Swaps, Currency Swaps, Options, Futures, Cap, Floor, Swaption, Forward, Options, CDS, CDX, etc.)

  • Experience in project management from planning to release

  • Experience working/designing on micro services and distributed applications

  • Experience working in high throughout real-time systems

What Bank of America Offers

Bank of America embodies a culture that extends from how we think, to how we behave, and to how we measure performance. By achieving excellence - in everything we do, every time we do it - we deliver the full value of Bank of America for our clients, our shareholders and our employees.

Bank of America places a high value on talent and on maintaining a culture defined by meritocracy. For these reasons, it is deeply committed to professional development, opportunity and accountability at all levels of the organization.

Bank of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Bank of America encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Applicants with disabilities may notify us of any accommodations needed to support your participation in the recruitment process. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying. Please be aware that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted for this position.

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Full time

JR-21000768

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250 YONGE ST, Toronto, M5B 2L7