J5121 - Business Systems Developer - Limassol, Cyprus

J5121 - Business Systems Developer - Limassol, Cyprus


A Global Portfolio Investment Company is seeking to build their team with a Business Systems Developer to join their offices in Limassol, Cyprus.


Our client manages large volumes of data on a daily basis and maintains archives of historical data, which is used in areas as diverse as attribution analysis and slippage, to leverage and asset levels per class. Moreover as a high technology manager, our client has to provide regular reports and statistics to its investors, including analysis of competitor data and its own performance data. Our client also creates and supports a number of documents which are circulated regularly to a large distribution group. In order to deliver true value to management, the investors and the marketing team, the role requires continuous interfacing with the business units and a strong understanding of the products, the industry, the key success factors, the competitors, and the information sources available. Success in the role will depend on the willingness to learn, to be a team player, to participate in meetings, to present technical analysis and results, and to be proactive and take initiative to make suggestions and solve problems and provide a real input to the information needs of the group.


The Role


This is an exciting opportunity to join the existing Business Systems Software Development team in Limassol. The role involves extensive involvement with the development and maintenance of the client's investor servicing systems, including the firm’s, website, online investor reports and account access, and investor data security. It also involves the specification, development and support of the company’s marketing systems, including the CRM system, marketing reports, third-party information systems, and other related applications.


The Individual


The individual should be a professional with initiative, a critical approach to his/her work, experience in a varied, fast-moving project environment, knowledge of databases, a desire to build flawless systems, and a background in the development and design of large, complex software systems. We are looking for an individual who has a meticulous eye for detail together with the ability to see the bigger picture, and be a team player.


The following skills are also a prerequisite for the job:


  • A good honours degree in computing or numerate fields
  • Background in Financial instruments
  • At least 2 years development experience and 1 year experience in the financial industry
  • Minimum 2 years work experience using MS Visual Studio 2000/2005 ASP .NET, C#
  • Minimum 2 years work experience using MS SQL Server 2000/2005
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in Graphics designing (PhotoShop, PaintShoPro, Illustrator)
  • Design & development of Web applications (.NET, HTML, Java/VB Script, IIS)
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent communications & interpersonal skills


The following skills are preferred but not essential:


  • Previous experience in portfolio accounting and investment services platforms
  • Knowledge of Advent Geneva or knowledge of similar fund accounting platform
  • Experience in SQL Server Administration
  • Experience in SUN Solaris & Linux Operating Systems

>> DMS Computer Recruitment - built on a bedrock of software development and consultancy have over 40 years combined experience in IT and over 2000
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