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Credit Derivatives (NYC) 9/30/05

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Credit Derivative Trade Processing

Group Summary

Credit Derivatives is in the business of sourcing, warehousing and distributing credit risk. What makes it unique is its ability to broaden the market for buyers and sellers by transforming risk. Structural inefficiencies in the credit markets make the business inherently profitable.

The Credit Derivatives Technology provides technical solutions to Credit Derivatives Trading & Operations worldwide. This includes credit swaps trade booking, repackaged and structured product trade booking, credit event monitoring and the Credit Derivatives Intranet, which is a centralized system for business & operational reporting, trader tools, sales and research content. We also work closely with other derivatives product technology teams to provide trade and confirmation processing applications leveraging common derivative processing components, and collaborate with Fixed Income Research Strategists to enhance the global trade risk management systems.

Role Summary

This role is to provide support and development of the trade processing systems to the Credit Derivatives business.

The candidate will:
* become familiar with the Java based cross product trade processing infrastructure and have a solid understanding of the processing system of the growing Credit Derivatives trading and deal structuring business.
* be a strong team player, highly motivated, responsible, and able to work with the business operations team.

Candidate Profile

Technical Skills
* 2+ years of programming experience with an in depth understand of Object Oriented Principles
* Solid Java hands on experience.
* Relational Database skills. Sybase preferred. (2+ years)
* Working knowledge of UNIX and Windows XP.
* Object Oriented Design Concepts
* Must be comfortable working with proprietary technology (25% Java, 75% prop Tech)

Business Knowledge
* Basic Fixed Income knowledge.
* Credit Derivatives a plus.

Interpersonal Skills
* Strong team player
* Clear communicator
* Highly Motivated

Principle Responsibilities:

* Implementing new functionality and features for Odyssey using Java.
* Development for Trading / Sale applications using proprietary object -oriented database and scripting language.
* Responsible for all aspects of the software lifecycle, including specification, testing and application deployment.
* Management of Controller /Middle Office/ Back office Inquires

This is a full time role, so if you are on H1 please have substantial amount of time left (4+) years. All others feel free to apply, good luck in your job search.

Contact or Kevin M McGann (212)624-9187 for more info
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