Associate - Java Development

  • Not Specified
  • Gurgaon, Haryāna, Indien
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • BlackRock
  • 08 Dez 18

About BlackRock BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to our clients, we provide the investment and technology solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of September 30, 2018, the firm managed approximately $6.44 trillion in assets on

About BlackRock

BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to our clients, we provide the investment and technology solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of September 30, 2018, the firm managed approximately $6.44 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.

Job Description:

Description:

The Trading Analysis & Research team evaluates the trades done internally and by our customers across global markets in order to evaluate and optimize trading performance for portfolio management and alpha-generation teams across the firm.We maintain systems to deliver this information to our internal customers and are developing the next generation of these systems for both internal and external use. As we expand our user base to include BlackRock’s Aladdin clients our research, development and support responsibilities are increasing. We are seeking a new member to work closely with Trading, Research, and Product Development Teams to support, develop, and enhance these tools and processes as we grow our trading cost analytics, TCA, platform globally.

Overview of team

Our team develops and maintains systems to deliver this information to our internal customers and are developing the next generation of these systems for both internal and external use. As we expand our user base to include BlackRock’s Aladdin clients our research, development and support responsibilities are increasing and we are looking to expand our team to meet these challenges.

Job Purpose/Responsibilities

This position requires solid hands-on programming, creative problem solving, and troubleshooting skills, experience with financial data management, and an enthusiasm for learning. This role also offers the opportunity to partner with proficient software engineers to continue enhance and maintain the next generation of our applications.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with global teams to design, develop, and integrate trading analytics into our TCA platform.
  • Collaborate with members in other locations
  • Provide creative ideas to enhances our systems and processes
  • Managing software development through the use of tools like Git, BitBucket, Jira, Wiki, and Jenkins
  • Work with other developers and support teams to resolve issues.
  • Understanding financial instruments and implementing TCA related analytics.

Qualification

  • B.S. / M.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related discipline
  • 5 - 8 years of work experience, preferably in a role with exposure to large data sets.
  • 5+ years of hands-on object oriented programming experience in Java
  • 3+ years of experience with Open Source tools (Spring, Hibernate, Apache, JBoss, Tomcat, Ant, Maven, Jenkins, JUnit, etc.).
  • 3+ years’ experience with relational database development (SQL, stored procedures, data modeling). Sybase experience preferred.
  • 1+ years UNIX experience (ksh, bash, shell scripts).

Desirable Skills

  • Experience working with financial products and market data
  • Experience with manipulation and reconciliation of large data sets.
  • Experience with scripting like Perl or Python is a plus.
  • Experience developing user interfaces using JavaScript/Angular
  • Flexible working in different shifts (12pm - 9pm or 2pm - 11pm IST) to overlap with NA team.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer—M/F/D/V.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.