Our client is looking for a Developer to work on Risk and Performance Attribution platforms. Primary responsibilities include the development of new applications through analysis, design, coding, and testing; as well as the daily support and maintenance of existing applications.
Project management responsibilities include identifying the scope of assigned projects, generating solutions to technical issues, and providing deliverables in a timely and efficient manner. These efforts will involve:
Â· Work with analysts, team members, and business users to fully understand requirements and processes.
Â· Work with other development team members to develop and implement enhancements to applications, eventually expected to work independently on increasingly complex enhancements.
Â· Investigate and resolve bugs identified after communication directly with end users.
Â· Provide on-call support and functional assistance to end users.
Qualified candidates must possess a four-year college degree with a preferred major in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other technical/IT degree. A strong background in C# and .NET is required, and youâll be required to take a C# competency test during the interview process. Preferred candidates will have experience with Oracle or Sybase. Our selected individual must be a team player, be self-motivated, and have excellent verbal communication skills. In addition, the ability to manage projects and work within a team environment will be critical to being successful in this role.
â¢ 5+ years C# .NET (ASP.NET, WPF, Silverlight) recent experience is required
â¢ BS degree in Computer Science or Math with 3.5+ GPA
â¢ Experience with SOA technologies including SOAP, RPC, XML, WCF and Web Services
â¢ Experience with Enterprise relational databases, such as Oracle and Sybase.
â¢ Financial institution experience highly preferred.
â¢ Willingness to work hard, including occasional nights and weekends when circumstances dictate.
â¢ Experience with UNIX/Linux environments and scripting languages (Perl, UNIX Shell, etc) a plus.
â¢ High degree of initiative and enthusiasm â must learn companyâs detailed processes and technologies that support Portfolio Management.
â¢ Superb interpersonal and communication skills are essential, as well as the ability to work well in a team environment.
You'll have a better shot at getting this job if you have:
â¢ A higher degree in Math, Computer Science or Engineering
Experience in the Securities industry, preferably Fixed Income