Experienced and innovative technical lead required, with strong leadership qualities, to join the group responsible for Sales Technology Area. This position is based in India, and individual will be operating as part of a global organization with colleagues in New York and India. The successful candidate will get the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects using a mix of the latest technologies. Current team is in a business where strong client relationships, innovative thinking and time to market are key success factors. The candidate also needs to be dynamic and creative in the way they look to apply technology to help the business be successful.
Typical projects could be architecting and leading the development of User Interface applications, core middleware infrastructure and services for critical systems such as the firm-wide CRM system. We have invested, and continue to invest, in a technology platform based strategy that the successful candidate will have technical leadership responsibilities for below.
High level responsibilities include:
Take ownership of specific development projects executed out of India
Lead the design and architecture of the middleware services based platform
Provide technical leadership across the regional and global team
Scope out, estimate, plan, execute and track deliverables on projects
Management of some junior members within the team
Work effectively with colleagues across the global team
Keeping abreast of new technologies, bringing ideas into the team to further enhance the technology platform and portfolio of applications for our business
Having an adaptable, flexible and willing attitude towards learning new technologies depending on the circumstances or requirements presented
Participation in broader technology forums within Morgan Stanley
Building and fostering relationships with external application infrastructure groups
The candidate must possess at least 9 years of strong technology background with excellent hands-on knowledge of Java, Flex, HTML 5 & UI technologies.
Experienced Java developer with strong core Java concepts and good service framework development experience.
Experience in development framework like Spring / Hibernate is required.
History of owning and successfully delivering software solutions
Working knowledge of DB2 Database with strong fundamentals in database.
Ability to coordinate with multiple QA, Development & Product Management groups across the firm.
Strong development skills with ability to understand technical design and translate the same into workable solution.
Strong written and oral communication skills. Should have the ability to express their design ideas and thoughts.
Strong process orientation with in-depth understanding of SDLC.
Ability and willingness to learn new technologies and work on the same to meet business requirements.
Messaging technologies like JMS/MQ
Full-text search engine libraries (Lucene Preferred)
Exposure to UNIX / Linux as platform