Net2Source, Inc. is one of the fastest growing IT Consulting company across USA. N2S is headquartered at NJ, USA with its branch offices in Asia Pacific Region. N2S offers a wide gamut of consulting solutions customized to client needs including staffing, training and technology.
Job Summary: Company: Net2Source, Inc. Job Title: Calypso Senior Consultant Techno-Functional Location: Springfield, MA
ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE:Including: Education, technical knowledge, company/industry experience, IT knowledge, languages etc.
Strong knowledge of implementing OTCs on Calypso e.g. Credit Derivatives, Loan CDS, IRS, Equity OTCs, CFDs, FRAs, X-Currency Swaps, Repos, Bank Debt and syndicated loan products. Strong OTC Cross Asset Class knowledge.
Experience of implementing Pricing of OTCs on Calypso, with a solid grasp of the mathematical concepts and principles used in pricing, analysis, revaluation and models.
Strong knowledge of Calypso front-to-middle-to-back office APIs, including knowledge of custom workflow rules, custom scheduled tasks, custom reporting (Scenario Analysis extensions and reporting framework extensions), custom accounting function APIs (e.g., custom account attribute). Strong knowledge of Calypso interactivity with 3rd-party market data providers (Bloomberg Static Data License, Bloomberg Server API, Reuters RFA, Reuters DataScope Select). Ability to conceptualize technical design for various custom requirements, including messaging template customization, accounting customization, custom pricer measures, custom risk analysis, etc. Strong knowledge of existing Calypso messaging, configuration, and integration protocols and tools, including CML and CAM.
Strong knowledge of Calypso technology and API's, including Data Server / Event Server interaction via RMI, APIs for product, trade, general reporting, workflow, accounting, transfer generation, message generation, documentation, message formatters, CML, etc.
Good understanding of development methodology.
Excellent communication skills are a must. You will need to be flexible in your approach, with the ability to shift focus in accordance with the demands of the business. A logical thought process is a key requirement for this position.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You participate in the definition and management of user requirements, perform impact analyses and propose optimal technical solutions that are in line with the Calypso architecture and functionalities. Understanding, communicating and delivering business requirements.
You work out solutions in configuration specifications and detailed functional designs for code customizations in close cooperation with the Calypso developers. Provide input on trade workflow and system design. Produce initial design and functional specifications
You support the development process by explaining the created designs, test plans and configuration specifications during the handover to the Developers and are available for questions during the development process.
You will work out the most appropriate solution for the client taking into account existing Calypso features, validate the development and supply the required support during acceptance tests and after the implementation
Test planning and execution of the Front-to-Back Office System - Calypso.
Provide the link between the business users and the development teams throughout the development lifecycle
Managing development workstreams to ensure that business requirements are delivered to agreed deadlines
Day-to-day management of change requests to ensure work is prioritized effectively
Provision and maintenance of support documentation
Work hands on with the Calypso system to configure and test it to ensure that it meets the business requirements. This will include areas such as setup of market data, including trade workflow, zero curves, probability curves, correlation matrices, dividend curves, etc., and the underlying financial instruments that drive the generation of those curves. This will also include the setup of pricing parameters and trade capture options that drive the valuation of trades based on the market data. And it will also include the configuration of rules-based scenarios for capturing market and credit risk, general multi-factor sensitivity analyses, and PnL. ATTRIBUTES/ COMPETENCIES:
Proactive, able to support client, strong technical focus
Work will include direct interaction with engineering team to validate technical design of the extensions, as well as work to unit test and provide UAT support for all development deliveries to ensure acceptability to client.
Team player; Multi-tasking; good inter-personal skills; Troubleshooting ability & testing skills; organized self-starter
- Knowledge of the features and setup of the Calypso Workstation, FX Options Pricing Sheet, Options Lifecycle.
- Experience in working with recent versions of Calypso (V10 and higher)
- Knowledge of proprietary systems external to Calypso: MarkIT, Markitwire, LCH, Reuters, etc.
- Versatile with the Eclipse IDE
About Net2Source, Inc. Net2Source is an employer-of-choice for over 1000 consultants across the globe. We recruit top-notch talent for over 40 Fortune and Government clients coast-to-coast across the U.S. We are one of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S. and this may be your opportunity to join us!