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UI Engineer
Ref No.: 17-02918
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 110,000.00 - 120,000.00 /Hour
Leading Investment Management firm is seeking a Front End Developer to be a key member of the Risk IT Group to build out a new enterprise risk system. This platform will have ability to aggregate the risk measures across the firm, in support of regulatory as well as internal risk management requirements. While the initial focus of the business functions is for counterparty credit risk, the system will provide measures for all other risk disciplines as well, including market, liquidity and operational risk.

Consults with internal business groups to provide appropriate application software development services or technical support.
Analyzes, defines and documents requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operating system environment, interfaces with other systems, internal and external checks, controls, and outputs using the firms development methodology.
Works with internal business groups on implementation opportunities, challenges, and requirements of various applications.
Analyzes information and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group.
Contributes to defining time tables and project plans.
Analyzes and estimates feasibility, cost, time, and compatibility with hardware and other programs.
Takes lead for establishing, implementing and monitoring 'best practices' for technical development methodologies and tools.
Proposes innovative, creative technology solutions.
Contributes to the achievement of area objectives.
  • Master's degree preferred, or Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or a related discipline, and equivalent work experience. required,
  • 8-10 years of experience in software development required - experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus
  • Javascript
  • Angular JS
  • D3.js
  • HighCharts
  • Bootstrap CSS
  • Understanding of REST services
  • Git
  • Grunt
  • Bower
  • JS Testing frameworks such as Jasmine, Protractor, etc.
  • Selenium test framework
  • Understanding of Java/Spring
  • Understanding of Jenkins for CI/CD