• Competitive
  • Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Moody's
  • 16 Jan 18

Associate Software Engineer

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India

This is an opportunity for an individual with a strong software development background to join Moody's Investor Service Support Centre in India.
The two primary areas of focus will be SQL and C#.NET development, and prior experience in both these areas is essential. There may also be a need to work with JScript (including Angular, Node, JQuery) as necessary.
An understanding of MS SQL Server query optimisation and performance tuning is advantageous, as is experience with foundational software development tools and processes: source control, issue tracking, unit testing, continuous integration etc.
This is an excellent opportunity to work directly with thought leaders in corporate credit risk and gain global exposure to the high yield and leveraged loan asset classes within corporate finance, and to some degree within structured finance (specifically collateralized loan obligations or CLOs).
This role will suit a highly motivated problem solver with excellent communication skills and an ability to deliver software solutions on time and to specification.

The ATS team plays a key role in ensuring Moody's ability to deliver the highest quality structured, fundamental and public finance ratings. The team works directly with the ratings analysts to provide quantitative modelling, financial analytics and data driven software solutions.

The ATS team supports a substantial portfolio of quantitative model and platforms used on a daily basis by the Moody's business globally. The team is located in London, New York and Bangalore, and reports to the senior management of the Credit Standards and Strategy Group.

Software development in C#, SQL and JavaScript
  • BE (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Mathematics, Financial Engineering or a related field
  • Strong C# development and debugging skills
  • Good SQL Query writing skills, understanding of SQL databases, ideally Microsoft
  • Good fluency in English is essential
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Detail oriented and highly organised
  • Rigorous and analytical thought process
  • Experience with source control (SVN, Perforce), issue tracking (JIRA), code reviews (Crucible) is advantageous
  • Experience in using Excel is advantageous
  • Experience in Financial Services is advantageous

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.

Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

MIS and MSS Candidates are asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.