Position Title WR171002012017
Lead Java Developer Java/J2EE Multi-Threading Web Services - Investment Mgt. - 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.
The Single Security Analytics Team is responsible for providing advanced quantitative tools such as analytic calculators, risk models, cash flow engines, liquidity evaluation frameworks, technical pattern modeling, and asset allocation strategies to the firms portfolio management and research teams. Members of the team play critical roles in firms success by providing proprietary technology solutions which enable complex investment decision-making.
This role will combine quantitative and software engineering skills to drive development of firms next generation of quantitative tools.
Participate in full-cycle software development including development, regression testing, deployment, and production support.
Provide technical leadership to the development team, mentor team members and oversee the technical quality of team deliverables.
Provide technical contribution to a development team with responsibility for architecture, design and implementation.
Partner closely with investment and research teams to understand business needs and to create effective technical solutions.
Participate in implementation of business process improvements involving (but not limited to) investment process efficiency, data quality improvements and simplifying investor work flow.
Required Skills and Competencies:
At least 7 years of hands-on software development experience.
Experience with, and demonstrated understanding of modern software development and testing methodologies.
Demonstrated experience developing J2EE solutions using Java, JDBC, Web Services, Messaging, and related technologies.
Working knowledge of SQL and database technologies.
Delivery focus and willingness to work in a fast-paced, mission-critical production environment.
Excellent communications skills.
Bachelors degree in computer science, math, physics, statistics or other related field.
In addition, the following qualifications would be a plus:
Understanding of fixed income security data, analytics and risk management concepts.
Prior experience using distributed computing, grid or cloud technologies, particularly Amazon Web Services.
Experience with any of the following technologies:
Keys to this Position:
1) Technical stack: Java, J2EE, Multi-threading, Web Services, Oracle, JDBC, Web UI.
2) We are seeking strong Java server side (75%) and middle tier (25%) development skills.
3) 3) This role will combine quantitative and software engineering skills to drive development of firms next generation of quantitative tools. Matlab, Python or R are a plus.
4) Strong Technical Leadership skills are required.
5) We will look at any industry but we would like to see someone that has the desire and aptitude to learn the investment domain.
6) Soft skills: Strong communication skills are required as this individual will interface with Investors.
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
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