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Vice President, Market Connectivity Software Developer, Global Markets Technology

Taipei, , Taiwan

Job Description:

Your background

  • You can code. Strong core Java fundamentals, including multi-threading, garbage collection concepts and performance tuning. Our products are mostly built with core Java.
  • You have a good design sense including knowledge of effective design approaches and patterns. When to apply and when not to apply design patterns. Clean, supportable, testable and performant code being the goal.
  • You have a sense of urgency.  Ideally having worked in a Global Markets Front Office environment you will understand the importance to analyse problems quickly, provide feedback to relevant stakeholders and set expectations on remediation.
  • You have a strong understanding of agile methodology, with an emphasis on test driven development & continuous integration.
  • You are a team player with confidence and without ego as you will need to mentor junior members as well as receive guidance from senior team members.
  • You are broadly skilled who can pick up new technologies and concepts and apply them to your day to day work. You should have an understanding of tools like gradle, Jenkins, Team City, git and Ansible.

What you can expect

The Electronic Trading Technology (ETT) team supports the Electronic Trading business in the Global Markets and Investment Banking Group. The team provides innovative solutions for Low Touch Trading, which includes Client Connectivity, Low Latency Market Access, Execution Strategies, Algorithmic Trading, Workflow, Analytics and Internal Crossing.

This position is for a role in the Market Connectivity Development team, focusing on developing and deploying market connectivity and risk management gateways for the Equities business across the Asia region. The Market Connectivity team own a tier 1 application critical to the bank’s operation so a key operating principal is releasing software seamlessly to the Production environment.

What you will do

  • Develop, test and release low latency software for access to the Asian Markets.  In particular for the Taiwan role, TWSE and TAIFEX.
  • Work with technology and business groups in the region and globally to deliver high quality products in a fast-paced environment.
  • Provide 2nd level production support for applications.
  • Manage project deliveries independently.
  • Work on Full development cycle, inclusive of automation QA.
  • Communicate and discuss with Business Owners on Specifications

About Bank of America

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the world

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Your background

  • You can code. Strong core Java fundamentals, including multi-threading, garbage collection concepts and performance tuning. Our products are mostly built with core Java.
  • You have a good design sense including knowledge of effective design approaches and patterns. When to apply and when not to apply design patterns. Clean, supportable, testable and performant code being the goal.
  • You have a sense of urgency.  Ideally having worked in a Global Markets Front Office environment you will understand the importance to analyse problems quickly, provide feedback to relevant stakeholders and set expectations on remediation.
  • You have a strong understanding of agile methodology, with an emphasis on test driven development & continuous integration.
  • You are a team player with confidence and without ego as you will need to mentor junior members as well as receive guidance from senior team members.
  • You are broadly skilled who can pick up new technologies and concepts and apply them to your day to day work. You should have an understanding of tools like gradle, Jenkins, Team City, git and Ansible.

What you can expect

The Electronic Trading Technology (ETT) team supports the Electronic Trading business in the Global Markets and Investment Banking Group. The team provides innovative solutions for Low Touch Trading, which includes Client Connectivity, Low Latency Market Access, Execution Strategies, Algorithmic Trading, Workflow, Analytics and Internal Crossing.

This position is for a role in the Market Connectivity Development team, focusing on developing and deploying market connectivity and risk management gateways for the Equities business across the Asia region. The Market Connectivity team own a tier 1 application critical to the bank’s operation so a key operating principal is releasing software seamlessly to the Production environment.

What you will do

  • Develop, test and release low latency software for access to the Asian Markets.  In particular for the Taiwan role, TWSE and TAIFEX.
  • Work with technology and business groups in the region and globally to deliver high quality products in a fast-paced environment.
  • Provide 2nd level production support for applications.
  • Manage project deliveries independently.
  • Work on Full development cycle, inclusive of automation QA.
  • Communicate and discuss with Business Owners on Specifications

About Bank of America

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the world

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21056355

Band: H5

Manages People:

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

William Xu

Referral Bonus:

0