Core Software Engineer Core Software Engineer …

Wellington Management Company, LLP
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 01 Dec 21
Competitive
Wellington Management Company, LLP
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 01 Dec 21
Competitive
Core Software Engineer
WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 60 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

We are transitioning to a hybrid work environment where both remote work and the office play a critical role. Our vision is a future where all employees are empowered to work flexibly to drive the best outcomes for our clients. Flexible work is a mindset and a core value. Our employees are encouraged to work remotely two days a week as a standard practice and will have flexibility in terms of working hours.

POSITION

THE COMPANY

Tracing our roots to 1928, we are one of the world's largest independent investment management firms. With over US$1 trillion in assets under management, we serve as a trusted adviser to institutional clients and mutual fund sponsors in over 50 countries. Our innovative investment solutions are built on the strength of proprietary, independent research and span nearly all segments of the global capital markets, including equity, fixed income, multi-asset, and alternative strategies. As a private partnership whose sole business is investment management, our long-term views and interests are aligned with those of our clients. We are committed to attracting a talented and diverse workforce, and to fostering an open, collaborative culture of inclusivity because we believe multiple perspectives lead to more informed investment and business decisions.

THE OVERVIEW

At Wellington Management our appetite for technology is insatiable. We recognize that the world is full of fascinating questions that will impact the future of companies, economies, financial markets, and entire industries. We want you to help us find answers to these questions by building and evolving our innovative, industry leading, technology platform. We are seeking qualified candidates to join our evolving and expanding technology team. Together, you will not only dream up solutions to today's investment challenges, but you will build them in order to see real-life results. Technology needs are advancing, and this level of complexity requires a highly sophisticated well-managed technology platform that is built by people like you. This is your chance to build something incredible. We are focused solely on creating the best-in-breed tools used by our investors to conduct research and build portfolios. We build a seamless and cohesive platform across all asset classes. We want you to think big, to solve challenges, and work with our investors.

THE ROLE

The Portfolio Implementation IT team is responsible for providing the technology platform and support for portfolio implementing systems to assist Portfolio Implementation team within InvesTech. We are seeking an experienced software developer with a background in financial service to join the Portfolio Construction Technology team. You will have a solid background in software application development, with at least rudimentary knowledge of deploying applications to users. You will be part of a dynamic team that requires a keen and diligent eye for analysis, problem solving and successful delivery within a DevOps model. You will work with the team to constantly improve and enhance user experience by pioneering high quality system architecture and offering solutions that further the business objectives for our global investment team. Critical to this position are the following: hands-on approach to work; ability to work in a fast-paced environment; flex across multiple tracks of work if needed; proactively asking questions and learning constantly; offering both tactical and strategic solutions; excellent communication skills; delivering solutions to end-users in a timely manner.

RESPONSIBILITIES

As a member of the Portfolio Implementation Team, this individual will be responsible for enhancing our suite of applications. The individual will participate in development activities to successfully enhance existing applications implement new solutions to meet business outcomes. These efforts help build mission-critical applications based on Java, ReactJS, AWS, Oracle and Python.

Specific responsibilities include:

• Enhance existing applications to meet the need of our global investment team

• Build new applications where appropriate, utilizing existing frameworks and building with a strategic mindset

• Work closely with technical leads and establish rapport with business analysts

• Adopt new technologies as needed, including self-training

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline or a related field plus two (2) years of experience as a software developer supporting applications through the development lifecycle.

Additional requirements include:

• Experience in developing applications using Java, typescript, python or similar technologies

• Working knowledge of SQL and RDBMS technologies.

• Demonstrated understanding of modern software development and test

• Excellent analytical and comprehension skills

• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

• Willingness to collaborate effectively while being resourceful and curious to learn, in a business-critical environment

• CLI skills in Linux, Windows is a plus

• Experience in AWS services like S3, EC2, cloudformation is a plus

• Experience in Financial Industry is a plus

Keys to the Position:

• Fluent in Object Oriented terminology and techniques

• Interest and experience in core java, java libraries and frameworks, typescript, python or similar technologies

• Excellent written and oral communication, unafraid to ask questions

• Willingness to learn from tech leads and capital markets subject matter experts

SKILLS

JOB TITLE
Core Software Engineer

LOCATION
280 Congress

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management ensures that all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law . If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at GMCANINQ@wellington.com .
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