New York, NY
Institutional Securities Technology (IST) group builds and supports a wide range of technology solutions for the Firm's business functions.
The team within IST is responsible for Hedge Fund Administration Services Technology.
We are looking for a passionate senior developer within the firm's Fund Services IT team.
The roles involve:
- Developing server-side components (using Java and related apis) components that meet the business requirements in an effective and efficient manner.
- Debug/Develop stored procedures, queries on Sybase RDBMS.
- Directly interface with business analysts in understanding the requirement and providing solutions.
An ideal candidate will demonstrate excitement for technology and business. S/he will also be able to handle competing demands on time and manage his/her work to deadlines. Flexibility in outlook is essential. A lot of interaction with business users and global development teams in different time-zones is involved. This is an individual contributor role.
Primary Skills Required:
Software development skills? Core Java and database (preferably Sybase) exposure. Beginner level scripting skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Strong computer science and data-structure fundamentals.
Appreciation for design patterns/anti-patterns.
Appreciation for team-work
Secondary Skills Desired:
Web development experience preferably flex/html5 (angular.Js)
Webservice development using REST over HTTP. Exposure to Jetty/Tomcat containers will be helpful.
Exposure Agile development (especially Scrum/Kanban)
Openness to learning new technologies.
Investment banking and finance domain understanding.
Has experience working in a global team.
Would prefer if the candidate has participated on a project that involved automating a business workflow process end-end on a software project.
Education: Master's/ Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
Experience Range: 8+