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Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm and a market leader in investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. With offices in more than 43 countries, the people of Morgan Stanley are dedicated to providing our clients the finest thinking, products and services to help them achieve even the most challenging goals.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. We embrace integrity, excellence, team work and giving back.


The Technology division partners with our business units and leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global and dynamic financial markets.

Our sizeable investment in technology results in leading-edge tools, software, and systems. Our insights, applications, and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients’ businesses-and to our own.

Institutional Securities Technology (IST) develops and oversees the overall technology strategy and bespoke technology solutions to drive and enable the institutional businesses and enterprise-wide functions. Our clients include Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities, Investment Banking, Research and Global Capital Markets.

Position Description:

The Index and Structured E-Trading Practice Area is recruiting a technologist preferably with experience in front office sales and trading environment to join its global team of developers. A successful candidate will have solid C++ experience. We are most interested in people who have thorough understanding of the flows in their area of business expertise and are eager to learn. Good communication is also critical.

The role involves hands-on development in C++ with a strong focus on FIX-based order management and will offer challenging opportunities to develop business knowledge and technical skills through delivering projects across the various product lines of the Structured Products business. The goal for this group is to consolidate the largely diversified platform through a series of business focused, iterative projects. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with the colleagues around the globe while helping on the regional deliveries.


Skills Required:

– Strong technical skills in C++ .
– Experience in Unix shell scripting, Perl, SQL, XML,
– Strong communications skills. Self-starter.
– Ability to solve real world business problems and be excited about the business.

Skills Desired:

– Experience in the finance industry
– An understanding of the portions of FIX relating to order management

Knowledge of French and English is required.

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential.

Spotlight on our Montreal Technology Centre:
*Video dated October 2019.

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