At MeritKapital we are always looking for talented and dedicated  professionals who are constantly willing to improve the services we provide.

If you are a dynamic, passionate, smart, proactive and a team player. Send your resume to: HumanResources@meritkapital.com

Full Stack Developer (Remote Work)

MeritKapital, an FCA and CySEC licensed investment business based in Limassol is seeking to recruit a Full Stack Java Developer for remote work to develop and support the internal software to make it more sophisticated.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science/IT/Computing or equivalent;
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role;
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming;
  • Experience with JavaScript, JQuery, HTML5, CSS3 and front end framework Angular2+;
  • Strong Experience with Java 8, Hibernate, Spring Boot, MySQL, Maven, Git;
  • Unit & integration testing frameworks and best practices (e.g. JUnit, Mockito);
  • API design and implementation (REST);
  • Excellent collaboration and problem-solving skills;
  • Experience with CI/CD (Jenkins);
  • Additional technologies used in our projects: ElasticSearch, ActiveMQ, Jenkins, JIRA, Bitbucket, Confluence.

Responsibilities:

  • Implementation and maintenance software applications in Java using the Spring Framework and SQL;
  • Design, creation and implementation of back-end and front-end development;
  • Documentation of technical solutions and designs in compliance with software architecture;
  • Providing post-development support;
  • Support and train users with existing systems;
  • Development of the booking application for front-office (new project).

Benefits:

  • Salary in accordance with qualifications

Kindly ask to send CV only in English.

System Network Administrator

MeritKapital, an FCA and CySEC licensed investment business based in Limassol is seeking to recruit a System Network Administrator

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Fluency in English
  • Degree from a reputable University in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of experience, preferable in Financial Sector
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows & Linux OS
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows Servers 2008,2012,2016
  • Strong knowledge of virtualization technology: VMware ESXI clusters
  • Strong knowledge on Network structures and Network Security
  • Strong knowledge on switching, routing, firewall & load Balancers configuration (Cisco, Sophos, PepLink )
  • Knowledge of Backup and recovery software and methodologies(AnyCloud, Veeam Backup )
  • Experience with Office365 or Exchange
  • Knowledge on VoIP technology (CCME & Freeswitch)
  • Experience with Software/Hardware License Inventory
  • Previous experience with trading platforms (Bloomberg etc.) will be considered an advantage
  • Knowledge of technical requirements by Cysec, MIFID II & FCA will be considered an advantage
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills

 

 

Job Requirements:

 

  • Monitor the operational support systems to proactively identify service impacting event s
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures to protect data, software and hardware
  • User account maintenance among various platforms
  • Identify and recommend changes to enhance systems and network configurations
  • Conduct tests of systems and backups on a regular basis
  • Support the continued operation of current IT infrastructure
  • End User Support
  • Assist in the documentation of business continuity and disaster recovery procedures .
  • Maintain compliant work processes according to applicable regulatory standards
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a team -oriented, collaborative environment
  • Strong ability to multi-task and set priorities
  • Strong business and technical analysis skills
  • Must be self-starter with excellent problem-solving skills

 

Benefits:

 

  • Salary in accordance with qualifications
  • Provident fund
  • Medical Insurance
  •  Visa sponsorship.

 

Kindly ask to send CV only in English.

Senior Settlements Officer

MeritKapital, an FCA and CySEC licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol is seeking to recruit a Senior Settlements Officer for their Limassol office.

Duties:

  • Ensure timely and accurate trade settlements via specialized systems
  • Communication with counterparties and clients on the settlements process issues
  • Checking/processing of cash transfers
  • Proper and accurate booking in the internal systems.

Qualifications:

  • University degree in finance or related field;
  • Strong quantitative academic background;
  • Fluent English;
  • Sound knowledge of basic Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Excellent administration skills with attention to details.

The following would be considered as a great advantage:

  • Relevant industry experience;
  • Fixed income / equities/ derivatives settlement experience;
  • Clearing experience with Euroclear/Clearstream and domestic markets;
  • Knowledge of fixed income pricing, trading and dealing;
  • Knowledge of accounting, record keeping and financial reporting;
  • Knowledge of cash transfers;
  • Knowledge of various platforms (SWIFT, booking system, etc).
  • Holder of EU Work Permit.

Conditions:

  • Visa sponsorship.
  • Salary according to qualifications.
  • Provident fund.
  • Medical insurance.

Kindly ask to send CV only in English.

Junior Sales Assistant 

Meritkapital Limited, a CySEC and FCA licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol, is seeking to recruit for London office a Junior Sales Assistant to expand front office desk.

Required Qualifications:

  • An undergrad level (minimum 2:1 Honors or equivalent) in finance, mathematics, financial engineering or banking;
  • Superior communications skills, both oral and written; effective interpersonal skills;
  • Strong understanding of the business line and basic knowledge of competitors;
  • Proactive and organized personality;
  • Excellent command of the English;
  • Knowledge of Russian language will be considered as advantage;
  • IT literate – proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Job Description:

  • Work as a team member, with a primary focus on expansion of client base and building long term relationships;
  • Making cold and warm sales calls to Clients & promoting Asset Management & DVP business;
  • Preparing marketing materials and coordinating services pricing;
  • Providing reports on Clients’ progress, developing opportunities and achieving sales targets;
  • Actively identify sales and cross-referral opportunities;
  • Proactively dealing with other salespersons and traders who service accounts.

 

Applicants may send their CV accompanied by a cover letter to the company’s HR Manager at hr@meritkapital.com.

Thank you in advance. Will appreciate for your short respond

Senior Trader

Meritkapital Limited, a CySEC and FCA licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol, is seeking to recruit for London office a Senior Trader for their Limassol Office.

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 3-4 years trading fixed income is essential (hard currency and soft currency inclusive)
  • Must have a solid understanding of REPOS, SWAPS and other related instruments
  • Must have previous experience managing a fixed income book with a solid trackrecord and professional references
  • Must have an excellent understanding of core financial market dynamics i.e. current trend of core rates, main central bank monetary policy, current trends in the equity markets (i.e. index outperformers), oil price direction etc.
  • University degree is essential (BSc, BA level)
  • Proficiency in the English language is a must

Job Description:

  • Executing clients’ and own orders on multiple platforms
  • Managing daily prop book risk
  • Achieving daily p/l targets
  • Reading daily market research
  • Assisting in the management of the desk’s daily operations specifically on ensuring daily regulaotry reporting is performed, trading risk is well managed, liquidity risk is maintained
  • Handling and strengthening both buy side and sell side relationships of the firm

Kindly ask to send CV only in English.

Junior Trader

MeritKapital, an FCA and CySEC licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol is seeking to recruit a Junior Trader for their Limassol office.

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree with minimum grade 2:1 (British educational system) or 3.7 GPA (US educational system) or equivalent
  • Proficiency in the English language is a must
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills; track record of such backed by any educational certificate or professional experience is an advantage
  • Basic programming language (VBA, C++, Python etc.) is a plus
  • Previous experience with trading platforms such as Bloomberg, MarketAxess, Tradeweb is an advantage
  • Previous experience on a fixed income trading desk is positive

Job Description:

  • Executing clients orders
  • Assisting the desk on managing daily liquidity by negotiating and booking repos, swaps and other related instruments
  • Screening Primary issue deals by identifying premiums relative to the existing curve and based on current market dynamics
  • Identifying desk processes that may be automated and communicating these to the IT unit
  • Becoming well versed on various proprietary and third party platforms to properly manage trading risk
  • Analysing proprietary quantitative tools to highlight market opportunities for the desk

Kindly ask to send CV only in English.

Other Openings

Meritkapital is hiring fixed income professionals with existing institutional relationships. Our established platform capitalizes on the network of local contacts that we have built in the markets in which we operate and on the network of western capital markets relationships which spans from buy side funds to more generic liquidity providers. The entrepreneurial spirit instilled at the firm is comprised by individuals that pursue a performance-based remuneration that ranks higher than industry norms.