Lead Java Developer Lead Java Developer …

Wellington Management Company, LLP
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Wellington Management Company, LLP
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Lead Java Developer

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 50 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.


The Portfolio Construction team is responsible for providing mission critical investment workflow applications to Wellington's portfolio management investment team.   Members of the team play critical roles in firm's success by providing proprietary technology solutions, which enable complex investment decision-making. This lead role will use the software engineering skills to drive development of firm's next generation portfolio construction tools.  

Keys to this Position :              
  • Technical Stack:  The candidate should have strong hands-on skills with core  Java, SQL and relational database management systems
  • Excellent communication skills and demonstrated thought leadership
  • We will consider a strong Senior
  • Ability to work both independently and as a part of a larger team
  • JavaScript and AWS are a plus, not required.  The candidate will get to learn these technologies
  • Experience in the financial industry and some knowledge of portfolio construction concepts and applications are a plus, not a requirement
  • Participate in full-cycle software development including development, regression testing, deployment, and production support
  • Provide technical leadership to a development team with responsibility for architecture, design and implementation
  • Partner closely with investment teams to understand business needs and to create effective technical solutions
  • Lead implementation of business process improvements involving (but not limited to) investment process efficiency, production stability improvements and simplifying investor work flow

  • At least 7 years of hands-on software development experience
  • Experience with, and demonstrated understanding of modern software development and testing methodologies
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated experience developing robust Java solutions
  • Working knowledge of SQL and database technologies
  • Delivery focus and willingness to work in a fast-paced production environment
  • Excellent communications skills

In add ition, the following qualifications would be a plus:
  • Practical experience with development in asset management or global capital markets environments
  • Prior experience using cloud technologies, particularly Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with Web UI application development using framework such as React

Lead Java Developer

Software Engineering

100 Federal Street

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive 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 .