UI Developer - Synthetic Products Group

Location(s) SE-Stockholm
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
UI Engineer
Business Unit
Equity SPG Product Engineering
Employment Type



The Synthetic Product Group (SPG) business offers institutional and hedge fund clients products which are optimal with respect to tax, balance sheet and funding. Business revenues come from commissions, financing and dividends through the trading of CFD and Equity Swap OTC instruments alongside futures, options, ETFs and structured products. The Synthetics business, a key growth area for the global Equities franchise, is undergoing a transformational change. It is a complex and nuanced global business, operating with low latency at scale, requiring significant technological investment to make our platform the best in class.


The SPG engineering team is a dynamic and innovative front office team that partners directly with trading, sales, quants, operations, prime services and other engineering teams. We are focused on building and enhancing the applications and workflows that support the SPG business and our clients. The platforms we develop cover trading workflow, inventory optimization, funding strategies, client reporting and post-trade functions. Many of our platforms are used across multiple equities business areas.


We are agile, global and diverse. We are seeking developers who will undertake development across all tiers of our business-facing systems.



The SPG business is looking for a developer to work on a strategic platform to automate & visualise funding, risk management, new order and rebalance workflows. This platform will let our trading desk handle greater volumes, mitigate operational risk and set the foundation of the global team’s UI strategy for the next 5/10 years.


You’ll be responsible for designing, writing, reviewing, testing and contributing to the development of this platform.  In addition, you will discover and implement development & UX best practices.


Technologies include:

  • ReactJS
  • Typescript
  • GraphQL


How You Will Fulfil Your Potential

  • The SPG organisation is part of a front to back alignment where engineers are embedded within the revenue generating part of the business. This provides opportunities to partner closely across the SPG organisation to deliver the firms products even more effectively and efficiently to our clients.
  • You will be relied upon to be proactive in your approach, managing both daily tasks and a project role
  • You will be building upon both teamwork and communication skills as you become integrated within the team, and will also have the opportunity to develop technical and analytical abilities as you progress on various projects and programmes of work
  • You will have the opportunity to liaise with the global SPG engineering teams and other teams within the Engineering division


Skills and Experience We Are Looking For


Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of professional JavaScript development experience
  • Extensive knowledge of JavaScript
  • Familiarity with JS testing tools
  • Excellent analytical, debugging and design skills
  • Strong knowledge of designing for performance


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in modern web frameworks – React, GraphQL experience a bonus
  • Experience using TypeScript
  • Experience consuming data via websockets
  • Experience in developing data-driven front-ends



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