The Role: Application Developer. S&P is seeking a New York based application developer as a key player to the implementation and support of its rebalancing platform. This will involve the implementation of rebalancing methodologies using matlab as well as improving the platform's overall framework. The candidate should actively evaluate new products and technologies to build solutions that can streamline business operations. The candidate must be a delivery-focused person.
The Team: You will be part of global technology team comprising of Dev and BA teams and will be responsible for analysis, design, development, testing and level 2 support.
The Impact: You will be working on one of the various technology platforms that is responsible for calculating rebalancing weights and asset selections for S&P indices and providing them to business users. This includes enhancing platform components and introducing new index methodologies into the platform.
What’s in it for you: You will have the opportunity to work on the enhancements to existing index calculation methodologies as well as implement new methodologies as required.
•Design and development of matlab applications for SPDJI
•Responsible to performance in a cross functional capacity including Documentation, Coding, Testing, De-bugging & level 2 support.
•Work directly with stakeholders to formalize/document requirements
•Work on new initiatives and provide level 2 support for existing Index applications.
•Perform Application & System Performance tuning and troubleshoot performance issues.
•Integrate in-house applications with various vendor software platforms.
•Setup development environment / sandbox for application development.
•Reduce IT efforts by developing automated tests.
•Effectively interact with internal and external stakeholders.
What We’re Looking For:
•Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or Engineering is required, or in lieu, a demonstrated equivalence in work experience.
•3 to 5 years of IT experience in application development and support.
•Strong Experience with matlab and/or python
•Experience with User Interface design & development using AngularJS
•Experience with Index/Benchmarks or Asset Management or Trading platforms.
•Experience working with large datasets in Equity and indices/benchmarks
•Experience with Java
•Experience with Spring framework.
•Familiar in Oracle Database environment – SQL, PL/SQL programming.
•Familiar with windows based servers
•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, with strong verbal and writing proficiencies.