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Application Architect
Ref No.: 20-03978
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 07/27/2020 to 07/26/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking an Application Architect with our client in the financial industry in their New York, NY location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

Description:
  • As a developer in the Quartz Core Solutions team, you will be part of a team where all members code, and engineering talent is highly valued
  • Develop the financial foundational components of Quartz including trade, reference and market data, pricing and risk
  • Gain a deep understanding of the financial object model and how to effectively apply it to solve business problems
  • Gain a deep understanding of the non-financial layers of the Quartz Stack (distributed compute, object database, development tools) to rapidly build high-performance and robust solutions
  • Use a highly efficient and tightly integrated development environment
  • Follow an agile development methodology with frequent production releases and good unit test coverage
  • Collaborate with line of business developers to help them to leverage the platform to the greatest effect while ensuring that implementations are sufficiently generalized to support the cross-product enterprise consumers of Quartz data
  • Measure, improve and maintain data quality
  • Research and analyze the root cause of issues and solve them in a permanent manner

Requirements:
  • Substantial programming experience in Python, ideally in capital markets space
  • Capital markets product experience
  • Experience with Athena, SecDB, Beacon, NoSQL databases is highly preferred
  • Capital markets Risk, Pricing and Market Data knowledge is highly preferred
  • We are looking for brilliant software engineers who write beautiful, clear, concise, well-structured and maintainable code
  • Have substantial and recent programming experience in object-oriented or functional programming languages and wish to spend most of their time developing
  • Exceptional knowledge of computer science data structures
  • Work collaboratively and strive to deliver the best rather than the easiest solutions
  • An overwhelming urge to solve complex problems without being directed to do so
  • Able to seek out the information they need to solve problems
  • The desire to work in a test-driven software development environment that relies on iterative feedback
  • An interest in financial services (financial markets, data modeling, and risk computation)
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”