Quantitative Software Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 19 Feb 19

Quantitative 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 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.

POSITION

We are seeking qualified candidates to join our Mosaic Investment Strategy team. This Quantitative Software Engineer will join a team of analysts and engineers that work very closely with our Alternative Market Premia investment team. You will be responsible for developing and supporting the core platform used to make daily investment decisions based on algorithms and analysis of complex data sets.  You will work with and learn from exceptional investment professionals through cross-platform, data driven projects and assignments. You will also have an opportunity to generate new investment ideas and make your own contributions to the investment process.  Ongoing training and development will be provided to further develop and hone your quantitative and fundamental skillset.

RESPONSIBILITIES
-    Design/support/enhance core platform components currently implemented in Java/Python/Matlab

-    Design/support/enhance infrastructure (AWS and non-AWS) components

-    Assist with portfolio construction, factors, risk management, and trading analysis

-    Create visualizations and dashboard views using various data sets

-    Manipulate both structured and unstructured data
  QUALIFICATIONS
-    3+ years of experience as a software developer supporting rapid paced delivery using an object-oriented language like Java, Python, and/or Matlab

-    Strong software design skills including object oriented and functional designs

-    Strong analytical and communication skills, both written and verbal are required

-    Experience in the financial industry or mathematical background is a strong plus

-    Working knowledge of SQL and SQL performance tuning  is a plus

-   Experience with Amazon Web Services including CloudFormation, Lambda, and EC2 is a plus

JOB TITLE
Quantitative Software Engineer

JOB FAMILY
Software Engineering

LOCATION
280 Congress

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 Wellington@icareerhelp.com .