Lead Full Stack Software Engineer,Aladdin Product Group Lead Full Stack Software Engineer,Aladdin Product  …

BlackRock
in Budapest, Budapest fovaros, Hungary
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
BlackRock
in Budapest, Budapest fovaros, Hungary
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Lead Full Stack Software Engineer,Aladdin Product Group
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About this role

Are you interested in building innovative technology that shapes the financial markets? Do you like working at the speed of a startup, but want to solve some of the world's most complex problems? Do you want to work with, and learn from, hands-on leaders in technology and finance?

At BlackRock, we are looking for Software Engineers who like to innovate and solve complex problems. We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and will embrace your unique skills, curiosity, and passion while giving you the opportunity to grow technically and as an individual.

Being a developer at BlackRock means you get the best of both worlds: working for one of the most advanced financial companies and being part of a software development team responsible for next generation technology and solutions.

The position is for a Lead Full Stack Software Engineer within the Investment Systems Development team. Investment Systems is a team within the Aladdin Product Group and are responsible for technology utilized by Researchers, Portfolio Managers, Traders, Risk Managers, Compliance Officers and Investment Operations.

This technology helps our clients generate alpha, manage beta, construct portfolios, source and manage liquidity, execute trades, and understand portfolio and enterprise exposures. Additionally, the team is responsible for the main workflows of Aladdin's investment process i.e. raising orders, checking compliance, placing and filling orders with the Street, booking trade allocations, confirming trades with counterparties, and settling transactions at custodians.

You are:

  • Curious and eager to learn new things, with a healthy disrespect for the status quo

  • Willing to embrace work outside of your comfort zone, and open to guidance from others; you make mistakes, but learn from them

  • Passionate about technology, with personal ownership for the work you do

  • Data-focused, with an eye for the details that matter to solve the problem

  • Strong interest in finance (Trading, ETFs etc)


Your role and responsibilities:

This role is in our team to improve the scalability and efficiency of the core trade booking system. It will require:

  • Upgrading the applications to the latest tools and technologies

  • Refactoring application for better extensibility and integration with the upstream and downstream systems

  • Collaborating with distributed team to craft, develop, and integrate trading functionality into our trading platform

  • Participating in entire software creation process of project, from design to development and deployment

  • Crafting and developing solutions to sophisticated problems, identifying issues and roadblocks around support, testing, development effort


We are:

  • Passionate about building quality software and scaling technology to meet the needs of tomorrow

  • Building solutions for BlackRock and over 100 organizations who use our technology

  • Developing in Java, Python, Cassandra, Kafka, Docker, Kubernetes, and many others

  • Committed to open source, and contributing back to the community

  • Writing testable software every day, with a focus on incremental innovation


You have:


  • 5+ years of hands-on experience developing sophisticated enterprise software system

  • B.S. / M.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject area

  • Strong programming skills in Java and Spring

  • Solid understanding of relational databases and messaging systems

  • Strong analytical and software architecture design skills with an emphasis on test driven development.

  • Loves working on a team, and has strong communications

  • Experience with implementing algorithms/data structures knowledge

  • Experience in building distributed applications and micro services architecture a plus

  • Basic understanding of financial markets for FX, Equities, Futures


Interested? Hit Apply!

Our benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

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.
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