Background & Objectives
Note this role is based in Boston working for a quant hedge fund. Candidate will have to give me their daily/hourly rate that encompasses lodging/travel.Responsibilities:
Support & enhance
proprietary tools and integrated vendor tools & services, as a primary
Facilitate integration testing
of 3rd party tools & data, as demand requires;
Provide tactical support of
business-oriented services, as a secondary role.
Professional Qualifications:An undergraduate degree in Technology and Software Development is required;Strong understanding, and experience developing Investment Management systems is required;Knowledge of Microsoft-based technologies including strong SQL Server experience, .NET/C#, and Team Foundation Server (TFS) are required.Visual Basic (VB6), Crystal Reports, SSRS, Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) and Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) are desired;Knowledge of Security & Account Master, Trade Delivery, Cash Management, and Portfolio Accounting concepts is critical;At least 10-15 years of Application Development experience with 8-10 years of Investment Management relevant experience is required.Personal Qualities:Strong business analysis capabilities in combination with strong application development & database skills;Ability to collaborate directly with business users;Ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve, and detail driven;Ability to manage multiple tasks at once;Self-motivated with the ability to work independently;Collaborates, drawing others into the work at hand; and,Works well in a close team environment.