Sr/Lead Software Engineer – (JavaScript Suite) - Investment Mgt. – Marlboro, MA Area – $$ Open

Position Title – WR76206R032017

Sr/Lead Software Engineer – (JavaScript Suite) - Investment Mgt. – Marlboro, 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 Services Common Tools team is responsible for looking across all the projects and teams within Portfolio Services IT and Business units for areas where IT solutions can provide efficiency by reducing redundancy, providing better visibility and consolidating the tools and technologies used to solve similar problems. Some of the immediate areas identified for providing solutions are: Automating Business Workflows, Managing Repository Metadata, Managing data exceptions and data validations, and Advanced Information Delivery leveraging interactive reporting tools.

Members of the team play critical roles in the firm’s success by providing technology solutions which improve the quality, speed, and efficiency of a highly complex industry with a sophisticated client base.


• Work with various teams and stakeholders to understand and document the requirements for Data Exception Framework and Data Validation Tool.

• Research and evaluate in-house tools and vendor products against the requirements to propose recommendations for build vs buy

• Analyze business requirements, provide technical architecture, design, and manage overall delivery

• Partner with the Architecture team to ensure solution is aligned with the strategic direction of the enterprise

• Hands-on development, and have an aptitude and flexibility to learn new technologies / tools

• Responsible for code quality and assurance by focusing on static code analysis, unit testing, design and code reviews, continuous integration, release management, performance tuning and execution.

• Team management responsibilities include the supervision, and development of staff and consultants

• Interaction with other IT teams to ensure effective functional and technical integration

Required Skills and Competencies:

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline

• 10+ years of object oriented software design and development experience in core Java

• Expert knowledge in dynamic server coding environments like Node.js

• 5+ years of experience managing software development teams and managing solution delivery

• 5+ years of experience working with automation of data quality and data validation applications/tools/frameworks

• 5+ years of proven software development experience with browser-based applications and technologies

• Solid PL/SQL programming and SQL tuning skills

• Strong understanding and proven experience with technologies such as Web-Services, Spring, Angular JS

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

• Demonstrated ability to partner closely with multiple business and IT teams

• Must be comfortable with test-driven development and continuous integration

• In-depth knowledge and experience of the Spring Framework

• Experience in Financial Industry is preferred

• Experience with AWS is a plus

Keys to this Position:

• Strong Web Development experience with JavaScript Suite: JavaScript, Node.js, AngularJS, HTML5, etc.

• 70% hands-on coding, the balance is design, architecture, etc.

• Seeking a Technical and Thought leadership. The role is not managing but can grow in that direction.

• Strong communication skills.

Contact Information – Resumes in Word format to:

Gary Wright - President – Wright Associates

Phone - (508) 761-6354 - Email - - WEB Site –

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.