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MUFG Union Bank Market Risk Technology Senior Developer, Assistant Vice President in Jersey City, New Jersey


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Market Risk Technology Senior Developer, Assistant Vice President

Job Summary:

As part of the Market Risk Technology team you will play an integral part in advancing MUFG’s Market Risk technology. Risk Manager platform is a home grown application utilizing Microsoft technology stack and MSCI Risk Metrics analytics. Risk Manager application is business critical and you will be participating in BAU activities, re-engineering efforts and various initiatives keeping up with upcoming Market Risk related regulations. A willingness to work in a fluid environment with high adaptability to change is a requirement for this position. The candidate should also be able to work cooperatively with multi-functional teams with minimal direction.


  • Develop high quality, high performing business applications using the latest technologies

  • Play a lead role in architecting scalable systems and revamp existing legacy systems

  • Work as Subject Matter expert in Risk Technology on an assigned area

  • Demonstrate expertise in core technical skills

  • Lead and participate in ongoing Market Risk projects and documenting data design, detailed design documents or other technical specification documents

  • Actively coordinate in multiple initiatives to enhance current risk reporting, including those required by regulation changes

  • Handling technical discussion with other teams in the bank regarding Risk Manager system

  • Troubleshooting Risk Manager technical issues and following up with vendor as required during on and off hours

  • Perform data analysis, profiling, and validation of data sources

  • Supports the review and analysis of Help Desk Tickets and system enhancement requests

  • Develop and implement technology solutions in accordance with Operations and Technology of Americas (OTA) policies and procedures.

  • Facilitate the design and implementation process for new products/projects, and evaluates impacts on the operation, informing team members of the potential risks as per OTA policies and procedures

  • Provide in-depth and strong technical specialty and business domain knowledge to the project team

  • Provide projects implementations and documentation in accordance with OTA policy and procedures

  • Develop and mentor junior team members in the specialized technical areas


  • At least 5-7 years of hands on experience in application programming in C#, ASP.NET, SQL, WPF and Entity Frameworks

  • Professional experience writing software using an object-oriented language and a relational persistence layer

  • Prior experience working with front, middle or back office teams in a financial institution

  • Strong communication skills and be able to lead technical projects/tasks and discussion with other teams

  • Basic understanding of Fixed Income, Derivatives (IRS, CDS) and Foreign Exchange financial instruments

  • Basic understanding of Market Risk Principles and Counterparty Risk Principles

  • Previous Volcker regulation metrics development experience preferred

  • Ability to work with a sense of urgency, while maintaining attention to detail

  • Good communication skills and University degree, Bachelor Degree required (Master Degree Preferred), or equivalent, with 5 years of financial industry experience

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category.

A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions. Additionally, it's the bank's policy to only inquire into a candidate's criminal history after an offer has been made. Federal law prohibits banks from employing individuals who have been convicted of, or received a pretrial diversion for, certain offenses.

Job: Technology

Primary Location: NEW JERSEY-Jersey City

Schedule Full Time

Shift Day

Req ID: 10031333-WD