Our client is a world leading hedge fund management company who works closely with various business units and stakeholders to deliver critical business systems.
The right candidate will have great interpersonal skills and a willingness to go above and beyond when collaborating with product management and fellow engineers. Candidates should have experience with Python and a variety of integration technologies such as Kafka and Rest API’s. Significant domain experience is a big plus including broad financial product exposure, fund account technology experience, and back office experience.
Work closely with Finance, Middle office and operations team to understand business requirements, technical requests and data needs.
Help define and build UIs.
Build integration components to communicate with streaming platforms and distributed systems
Provide users access to datasets by building and enhancing REST APIs running in containerized environment
Develop data architecture components for centralizing data definitions with data governance and stakeholders
Implement distributed workflows and processes to coordinate complex business processes across systems
Participate in sprint planning. Work with other team members to meet sprint goals across development teams
Support what you build. Integrate testing automation at all levels. Have a DevOps mindset.
5+ years software development experience
Strong understanding of Python, and/or other OO based languages.
2+ years of database development experience
Dev ops experience
Experience building, debugging and supporting distributed systems. Rest and/or event based systems.
Positive individual with strong communication skills; able to interface with business users and other development teams.
Self-driven individual with ability to multi-task & work under pressure.
Comfortable working in an iterative manner within a cross functional team
Excellent listening and communication (both oral and written) skills
Self-starter and critical thinker, takes ownership of own applications and makes improvement suggestions for the entire platform
Proactive, assertive and attentive to details but also knows when to reach out to team members for help
Excellent time-management and problem-solving skills
Understanding of cloud native development and architectures