Full Stack Software Developer - Boston, Massachusetts United States - 17243



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 17243
Title: Full Stack Software Developer
Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Boston-headquartered investment management firm with wholly owned affiliates located in Singapore, London, Tokyo and Sydney. As of March 31, 2018, the firm managed approximately US $99 billion on behalf of major pension funds, endowments, foundations, governments, and other investors based in the U.S. and abroad.

Opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer to help us design and build it's advanced browser-based, interactive, analytical platform that helps us better understand, explain, and improve our quantitative investment process. 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Hands-on, full-stack development role that provides growth and learning opportunities. The Software Engineer will utilize and hone a variety of technical skills while gaining and applying quantitative investment knowledge. Our small team is embedded within the investment group, providing the opportunity to see your work in action. Join us to leverage your software development skills and work with world-class technology and investment experts.
Responsibilities:
• Design, build, test, and support multi-tiered distributed, clustered, web-based applications and platforms
• Engineer, design, and build scalable, interactive, responsive, informative, and beautiful data visualization and exploration tools
• Team up with quantitative portfolio managers and researchers to develop and execute process improvement initiatives through software development

QUALIFICATIONS


• Minimum 7+ years of experience as a quantitative developer for an investment firm
• Master’s degree with an outstanding academic record in a technical field such as mathematics, science or engineering; Ph.D. degree preferred
• Hands-on development experience with Python (Pandas, Numpy) for modeling/analytical work and SQL for data access and architecture; JavaScript experience for visualization a plus
• Very strong mathematical skills; experience with Bayesian estimation and optimization is a plus
• Proficiency in multi-asset class data series and operating data delivery platforms
• Superior software, database design, and programming skills to move quickly from concept to solution
• World-class analytic skills and the ability to clearly articulate approach, process, and results in verbal, graphical and written form
• Creativity, enthusiasm, collegiality and the ability to excel in a self-starting environment
• Drive and humility to deliver on high-value projects and roll up your sleeves attitude
 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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