Senior Software Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 21 Aug 18 2018-08-21

Senior Software Engineer


Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

The Role
At Wellington Management you will continually learn, develop, and expand your skills. As part of an inclusive culture, you will meet smart, progressive individuals who will challenge you to solve problems, anticipate our clients' needs, and enhance our proprietary systems and platforms.                           

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Senior Software Engineer/Programmer to join a strong, collaborative team. The individual will be responsible for the full life-cycle of requirements, systems analysis and development, testing, project management and support.  

This position requires a high level of direct interaction with business users and excellent communication and delivery skills. This individual must be a self-starter with the ability to multi-task and work on a variety of assignments with people at all levels of the organization.

  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of the firm's Investment Modelling Framework 
  • Help to modernize, and continue to support  legacy VB/Macro based processes,
    Provide insight to newer alternative development technologies

    Design, develop, improve, and support data validation and productivity tools and processes.
  • Learn and support proprietary investment applications used by Asia- and London- based investors
  • Create and communicate delivery timelines and manage shifting priorities
  • Interact directly with investment professionals at all levels of the organization as a trusted advisor.
  • Develop a strong partnership with Boston- and London-based colleagues to ensure on time, scalable and high quality business solutions
  • Provide regular status reporting and issue tracking
  • Act as an escalation point person for support issues that require detailed analysis and management
  • Manage production incidents as needed
  • Provide occasional off-hours testing and support


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, Economics, Finance or related subject
  • 3-5 years of experience in the following with web technologies being the most critical:
    Server technologies: Windows Server, Linux, C# (Web API), Java, IIS, Node.js and Express.js

    Web technologies: HTML, CSS, CoffeeScript, JavaScript, Bootstrap and AngularJS

    Database technologies: SQL Server 2016, Oracle and AWS RDS

    Cloud technologies: AWS EC2, AWS S3 and AWS Elastic Beanstalk

    Superior Excel and SQL query skills and experience with T-SQL, SQL, PL/SQL including working with different version of the Oracle & SQL Server relational databases

    Excellent skills in UX designing and development of applications 
  • Experience of working directly with Investors demonstrated by understanding of the following will be preferred:
    Modelling/Screening methods

    Equity Fundamental Data (EPS, PE, Relative PE, P/B ratio…)

    Instrument Types (Futures/Options/FES/Access Products)

  • Ability to communicate clearly and confidently with people ranging from senior portfolio managers to junior developers and analysts
  • Strong prioritisation skills, with the ability to dynamically re-prioritise as business needs change in a fast-paced, business-critical environment
  • Willingness and ability to work independently and as part of a team, in a fast-paced, business-critical environment.

Senior Software Engineer

Software Engineering


As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at .