Systems Integration

Murex Front Office/Risk SME

London, UK

Our Challenge

Synechron Systems Integration is one of the world’s leading Systems Integrators for specialist technology solutions, with dedicated Centres of Excellence (COEs) for trading technology heavyweights such as Murex. Our CoEs are known for world-class delivery and extensive training programs for our consultants, namely our Murex Academy.  We partner with some of the leading players in this space including Murex, Calypso and Finastra.  

As our clients are demanding evermore efficiency and excellence, our SI practice is at the heart of developing solutions around Cloud, CICD and DevOps. Thanks to our established Murex Alliance Partnership, Synechron has internal Murex certified trainers, instances of Murex on our secure network for training and even better- an instance of Murex on our internal Cloud infrastructure. 

In this role as a Murex Front Office/Risk SME, you will have the opportunity to leverage your vision and aspirations to influence the already strong values, culture and services as we strive to grow in order to become a unique and refreshing player in the Murex space. You should be comfortable taking end-to-end ownership of projects, have an analytical mindset, and be ready to learn. An understanding of several asset classes, Murex database knowledge, and experience with derivatives will help you succeed in this role. 

We are looking for a range of experience levels from 3 years upwards and hiring at levels from Associate to Director. If you don’t have all the skills below, please get in touch - we can work together on your journey of development. 


You are:

  • Equipped with exposure to 2 or more asset classes (FI, FX, Equities, Credit, Commodities)  
  • An expert in understanding curve construction, rate curve assignments and other market data including historical data/fixings 
  • Experienced with derivatives such as options and external pricing models 
  • Able to dissect, explain and solve PL/Risk in Simulation, PLVAR and VaR 
  • Equipped with a history of configuring, validating, and releasing a Murex element, such as a generator (bond, swap etc.), to production using a structured release process 
  • Knowledgeable of the Murex database, the various classes of reporting, and system processes such as netting, purge and EOD 
  • Knowledgeable of pricing templates, Pre-trade rules, OSP, MxML Exchange for debugging purposes and Realtime modules 
  • Comfortable with analysis, solution design, PoCs, and all stages of testing, taking ownership end-to-end 
  • Inquisitive and analytical in your approach, with enthusiasm to learn perpetually 
  • For senior hires, experienced in leading streams, projects or programmes and an entrepreneurial spirit for client account management 
  • Confident in guiding your client and team to the best outcomes, following the Synechron core values of client centricity, agility, excellence and putting people first 

We Can Offer You

  • A competitive compensation and benefits package 
  • An international company with offices in 17 global locations with the possibility to work abroad 
  • Laptop and a mobile phone 
  • 25 days of paid annual leave 
  • Extensive training opportunities, focused on skills, substantive knowledge, and personal development 
  • An internal training program (NLP and Predictive analytics), in class trainings and trainings from partners like GCP, C3.AI and Quantexa  
  • Synechron also partners with Udemy for Business, an online learning platform with 5,000+ top rated, engaging courses that are accessible anytime, anywhere and on-demand 
  • A Global Centre of Excellence (CoE) with experienced colleagues across the globe with coaching and sparring possibilities 
  • Cutting edge projects at the world’s leading tier-one banks 
  • A flat and approachable organization 
  • An excellent working atmosphere: regular drinks, sports activities, offsite weekends with a young, dynamic, and diverse team 

Diversity & Inclusion are fundamental to our culture, and Synechron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiative ‘Same Difference’ is committed to fostering an inclusive culture – promoting equality, diversity and an environment that is respectful to all. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce helps build stronger, successful businesses as a global company. We empower our global workforce by offering flexible workplace arrangements, mentoring, internal mobility, learning and development programs.

All employment decisions at Synechron are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to the applicant’s gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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