Software Engineer-Finance

Tephra Inc
Washington, DC
Apr 13, 2018
Apr 27, 2018
Engineer, Finance
Full Time
Washington, DC JOB INFORMATION Our Client is looking for an experienced associate to work on J2EE web application development to support Capital Markets and Dynamic Credit Risk Management functions in the Single Family Business. The individual chosen will be working in a team of software developers and financial engineers implementing enterprise scale web applications aligned with the corporate standard. The individual will develop financial applications, prototypes and technical solutions to support the needs of the fast changing Capital Markets business. Use advanced mathematical, analytical, or econometric tools to create algorithms that will be used in analytical or product development processes. Using these tools, develop or refine computer applications that provide deeper analysis of prospective asset performance, asset pricing, new asset classes, or information needed to measure or hedge risk. Provide ongoing analysis of new products or asset classes, and suggest program modifications as necessary. May test applications for accuracy and functionality before putting them into service. KEY JOB FUNCTIONS Support Capital Markets business application development using Java/J2EE frameworks, Rest Web services, Oracle. Support integration of predictive and prescriptive analytics in applications to develop insights and illuminate future course of action. Investigate, propose, and implement new technologies to enhance our capabilities including cloud migration. Serve as a technical lead on projects to develop refined analytical applications. Understand credit risk models, structured finance, valuation and pricing and credit risk transfer in SF mortgage business. Qualifications: EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required MINIMUM EXPERIENCE 6+ years of related experience SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Statistics or related area or equivalent is required Master's degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science, Finance, Physics or related area is preferred 8+ years of related work experience preferred Technical Strong programming ability in Java and at least one of C/C++, Java, R, or Python. Experience with web application and UI development using J2EE, Angular JS, JSP, HTML/CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery and Ajax. Strong command of UNIX shell scripting and Oracle/Netezza databases. Experience working on business intelligence platform and/or reporting tools. Ability to communicate technical design solutions to a variety of audiences. Excitement to develop enterprise scale applications using huge data sets. Non-Technical Creative and self-motivated; excellent analytic and problem-solving skills. Ability to develop proficiency in new skills rapidly and thrive in a fast changing environment. Great technical writing and communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills and team player mentality. PI101992557

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