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Application Developer
Ref No.: 13-00450
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Start Date: 06/18/2014
Title: Application Developer
Location: Boston, MA
Position: Permanent
Comp: Commensurate w/ experience

Company Profile

Client is an global institutional asset management firm. CLIENT has approximately $100 billion in assets under management.

Department Profile

The CLIENT Information Technology group provides outstanding technology solutions to CLIENTs business units including traders, portfolio managers, and quantitative analysts. We are a focused and tightly-knit team of IT professionals working in agile manner to deliver timely and on-demand solutions using the latest best-of-breed technologies.

Position Overview

We are seeking talented and motivated individuals who love challenging work in an environment that offers opportunities to work directly with investment and client service professionals to create innovative solutions. We have a number of development positions open in Research Systems, Client Systems, Trading, Compliance, Middle and Back Office and we are looking for developers with excellent technical skills and varied experience levels.

Responsibilities
  • Work closely with business users, client service professionals, research analysts, portfolio managers and traders to identify areas where technology could be leveraged to enhance the investment process and achieve superior results
  • Propose and design technical solutions
  • Implement applications based on the solutions proposed and work closely with users to test and integrate the applications into the current production environment
  • Support the applications developed
Work closely with business users, client service professionals, research analysts, portfolio managers and traders to identify areas where technology could be leveraged to enhance the investment process and achieve superior results

Requirements and Skills
  • .NET, including C#, WPF, WCF, etc.
  • Undergraduate degree (science, engineering, finance or technology discipline preferred)
  • Database Development, specifically using Microsoft SQL Server
  • Keen eye for good design
  • Exposure to or working knowledge of Agile development
  • Background in finance a plus
.NET, including C#, WPF, WCF, etc.