Previous Job
Junior Software Developer
Ref No.: 12-00156
Location: New York, New York
Start Date: 08/22/2012
Junior Software Developer

New York, NY

Our client has a group of elite software developers providing software applications and services to hedge funds. They provide services to investment managers, traders, research analysts, risk managers, accountants and operations.  They look for people with a passion for finance and an understanding of how to use technology to solve business problems.
Position Summary
The Junior Software Developer will support portfolio managers and the risk management teams of our clients, building P&L and risk reporting applications & accounting and risk system integration.  The Junior Software Developer needs to handle a minimalist yet automated development process, and be comfortable handing all aspects of development from requirements gathering through testing and deployment.  This person should have an ability to take abstract requirements and turn them into valuable software.

Additional Details:
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
§  Knowledge of equity, commodity, currency, fixed income & credit products and derivatives
§  Experience with the following:
o   C# 4.0: LinQ, ASP.NET, WinForms, .NET remoting, Excel automation, multithreaded programming, generics
o   SQL Server 2008
o   OO Design Patterns
o   Client
§  Strong analytical, problem solving and mathematical skills
§  Ability to effectively communicate with clients and both technical and non-technical members of the internal team
§  Intrinsically motivated, highly driven and commitment to delivering a high quality product
§  Demonstrated aptitude for learning new technologies
§  B.S./M.S. in Computer Science or equivalent on-the-job experience
§  Experience with the following:
o   SQL Server Reporting Services
o   SQL Server Analysis Services, MDX, OLAP design
o   WPF, Silverlight, Developer Express, Infragistics, MVP/MVC, CAB/SCSF, Active Reports
o   Risk Management: stress testing, factor models, VaR, derivative Greeks
o   Surround, Perforce, Resharper, Cruise Control
o   MarkIt Partners, Reuters
o   Fincad
o   Axiomata, Barra
o   Risk Metrics
o   Geneva, VPM, AExeo
o   PBs and Fund Admins feeds
For immediate consideration, send resume in confidence to  or call Susan Wolf at 212 683 5353