Software Engineer
Information Technology
New York New York Direct Hire Feb 22, 2021

Software Engineer

$165,000.00/year +15% bonus

The Software Engineer Specialty serves as a technical resource in finding software solutions in niche domains (defined below). Conducts research and resolves problems in relation to processes and recommends solutions and process improvements. Analyzes user needs, determines requirements. Develops, implements, and maintains software solutions to meet niche domain (defined below) business requirements. Provides technical support, advice, and consultation with the issues relating to supported applications. Creates and maintains process documentation for programs. Creates test data, conducts interfaces and unit tests. Assures quality, security, and compliance for supported systems and applications. Invests effort in learning domain knowledge and becoming a SME for the application and business function supported by the team. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents programs using Agile development practices. Operates in restricted to niche domains: such as capital markets, quants, artificial intelligence, machine learning. Implements complex projects/initiatives on above domain. Understands and participates to ensure compliance and risk management requirements for supported area are met and works with other stakeholders to implement key risk initiatives. Assists other team members in advanced software development.

Required Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of software engineering experience
  • 4+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: securities, quantitative trading, artificial intelligence, or machine learning
  • 7+ years of risk analysis and quantification experience
  • 7+ years of quantitative development experience
  • 7+ years of C#.NET experience
  • 7+ years of fixed Income experience
  • 4+ years of securities industry experience
  • C# .NET
  • C++
  • Any financial software solution
  • Bloomberg
  • Calypso

Desired Qualifications:

  • A Masters degree or higher in computer science or finance
  • An industry-standard technology certification
  • Basic knowledge of industry regulations related to building technological solutions
  • 7+ years of capital markets experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of trade finance: products, pricing, customary documentation, and master risk participation agreements
  • Knowledge and understanding of financial products and associated mathematical concepts
  • Knowledge and understanding of technology object oriented: polymorphism, reflection, and interfaces development Knowledge and understanding of MVC (Model-View-Controller) Framework
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment
Category Code: JN008, JN005