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FX Cash Developer


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General information

Entity

About Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank (Crédit Agricole CIB)

Crédit Agricole CIB is the corporate and investment banking arm of Crédit Agricole Group, the 10th largest banking group worldwide in terms of balance sheet size (The Banker, July 2022).
8,600 employees in more than 30 countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, the Middle-East and North Africa, support the Bank's clients, meeting their financial needs throughout the world.
Crédit Agricole CIB offers its large corporate and institutional clients a range of products and services in capital market activities, investment banking, structured finance, commercial banking and international trade.
The Bank is a pioneer in the area of climate finance, and is currently a market leader in this segment with a complete offer for all its clients.


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Reference

2022-73829  

Update date

15/11/2022

Job description

Business type

Types of Jobs - Corporate & Investment Banking

Job title

FX Cash Developer

Contract type

Permanent Contract

Job summary

Summary

A software development position which requires strong C# skills developed during at least two years of professional experience.  The successful candidate will have a great enthusiasm for delivery, good technical background, exceptional team-working skills, and a desire to learn investment banking and FX trading.  He or she will analyse, design, and develop solutions and also provide level 3 support for production systems as required.

C# skills ideally would include both GUI and server-side development.  The candidate should have understanding of relational databases and SQL, .NET, and messaging middleware such as MQSeries, Solace, or Kafka.  Familiarity with C++ and Java are also advantageous, as is any previous banking experience.

 

Key Responsibilities

The candidate will work on development / projects for the FX cash IT projects team on a mixture of in-house bespoke systems and vendor products with in-house integration code.  These include:

·       Sigma – in-house spot FX trade management and position keeping system

·       Barracuda – vendor order-management system with in-house integration code

·       Orchestrade – vendor FX forwards, swaps, and NDF trade management system

·       FCO Blotter – in-house FX option entry and blotter; responsibility of cash dev team because of technology fit

·       Deal Hub – vendor trade STP and routing

Level 3 production support is also required at times.

 

Management and reporting

Position reports to the FX Cash Development Lead

 

Legal and Regulatory Responsibilities 

·        Comply with all applicable legal, regulatory and internal Compliance requirements, including, but not limited to, the London Compliance manual and the Financial Crime Policy.

·        Maintain appropriate knowledge to ensure to be fully qualified to undertake the role. Complete all mandatory training as required to attain and maintain competence.

·        Responsible for the implementation of internal systems and controls and ensuring adherence to requirements.

 

Key Internal contacts

Key stakeholder/customer contacts include:

 

·       Other members of the FX Cash development team

·       Sales and Trading customers in front-office

·       First-line support team for FX Cash systems

·       Development teams of connected IT systems

 

Key External contacts 

Vendor relationships with Barracuda, Deal Hub, Orchestrade, database, and middleware vendors

 

 

Position location

Geographical area

Europe, United Kingdom

City

London

Candidate criteria

Minimal education level

Bachelor Degree / BSc Degree or equivalent

Academic qualification / Speciality

ESSENTIAL: 

A degree in an IT-related subject with professional experience in software development.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.

 

Experience

ESSENTIAL:

Experienced software developer, including time in a fast-paced, highly agile and delivery-oriented culture.

 

DESIRABLE:

Experience with investment banking or Foreign Exchange trading.

 

 

Required skills

ESSENTIAL:

Team work under pressure

Ability to learn the FX business

 

DESIRABLE:

Understanding of FX cash trading and FX order management.

 

Technical skills required

ESSENTIAL:

Experience of both GUI and server and client-side programming in an object-oriented language (C#, .NET being a must).

Understanding of SQL and RDBMS (SQL Server and Sybase DB).

Understanding of messaging middleware.

Understanding of agile project delivery.

 

DESIREABLE:

Expertise in MS SQL server and Sybase preferred.

Understanding of service-oriented, micro-services design concepts, and clean interface design.