Lead Java Developer – Full Stack – Oracle – Investment Management - Boston, MA Area – $$ Open

Position Title – WR75667R022017

Lead Java Developer – Full Stack – Oracle – Investment Management - Boston, MA Area – $$ Open

Outstanding Compensation Package – Base + Bonus + PS

Relo. Possible for exceptional candidates – No Contractors/Consultants Please


Large, successful, and growing Boston based Investment Management Firm – Great Company – Lots of Upside – Outstanding Compensation Package – Bonus – Profit Sharing etc. Join a team oriented, collaborative, results focused environment and become part of an elite organization with great growth possibilities.

Position Summary:

The Portfolio Construction team is looking for a Lead Software Engineer to help develop and advance the portfolio management software platform. In addition to working in a high-performing team with mission critical responsibilities, this role will require close interactions with team members from Information Technology and Investment teams.

This position requires proficiency and experience in Software development using Java and web based technologies. While prior business knowledge is not mandatory any experience in the financial industry will be a plus.


• Work closely with Portfolio Construction team member to build a world-class portfolio management platform

• Ability to work effectively throughout all phases of the software development lifecycle to deliver business solutions

• Partner with in-house application and data architects while implementing systems requirements.

Required Skills and Competencies:

• 7+ years of experience as a Java Software Developer with solid accomplishments

• Strong understanding of Object Oriented design, Relational Database concepts, RESTful Services, Microservices and DevOps

• Demonstrated experience of thoughtful design, development and maintenance of software

• Experience with web applications and JavaScript frameworks including ReactJS or AngularJS.

• Strong delivery focus and ability to proactively overcome obstacles

• Strong analytical and communication skills, both written and verbal are required

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related discipline

• Familiarity with Equity and/or Fixed Income Instruments is a plus

Keys to this Position:

1. Full Stack Java Developer: Strong Java server side and front end development skills.

2. We will look at any industry but we would like to see someone that has the desire and aptitude to learn the investment domain.

3. Leadership skills: This role will start as a very senior individual contributor but overtime will be asked to lead a team.

4. Soft skills: Intellectual curiosity and strong communication skills.

Contact Information – Resumes in Word format to:

Gary Wright - President – Wright Associates

Phone - (508) 761-6354 - Email - GaryWright@WrightAssociates.org - WEB Site – www.wrightassociates.org

Founded in 1999, Wright Associates is an employee recruiting and search firm that provides comprehensive recruiting and search services to the high technology executive requiring professional expertise in the talent acquisition process.