Software Developer

Chicago, IL | Direct Hire

Post Date: 04/27/2016 Job ID: 17675 Industry: Software Developer

Are you interested in working for a world-class global investment firm who creates innovative market-leading technology?  Do you have a passion for developing innovative web applications?  If this sounds like you, send us your information!


  • Work as part of an established, experienced development team to build best in class client facing technology platforms
  • Design, develop and deploy new application components
  • Contribute new ideas/best practices by providing teams with information architecture skills to prototype new technology concepts and prove out strategic alternatives
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration with business users and peer technology teams
  • Provide application support to multiple businesses globally 


  • Strong programming skills in any of the following: C++, C#, Python
  • Understanding of Object-Oriented Analysis and Design fundamentals
  • Understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Understanding of Linux and Windows
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


Highly preferred:
  • Financial industry experience
  • Exposure with structured and/or unstructured financial data content (e.g. Compustat, Bloomberg); exposure to one or more " big data" technologies (e.g. Cassandra, MongoDB); exposure to RDBMS technologies (SQL, Sybase)
  • HTML, CSS, AngularJS, Backbone.js, ExtJS or other JavaScript Frameworks
  • Exposure to streaming and bi-directional communicating technologies, such as Socket.IO


Personality characteristics:
  • Passion for developing innovative web applications
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong critical reasoning skills
  • Detail-oriented approach to solving problems
  • Adaptable to an ever changing development environment
  • Enthusiasm for learning & results oriented
  • Strong work ethic & high degree of integrity
  • Self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision  



•     Bachelors of Science (Master Degree preferred) in engineering, computer science, or mathematics. 


Julie Selders

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