Financial Engineer/Numerical Programmer

Employer
The Oakleaf Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 09, 2018
Closes
Jul 16, 2018
Function
Engineer, Finance
Hours
Full Time
ID 2018-1521 US-DC-Overview For a large financial services client, we are seeking a Financial Engineer/Numerical Programmer, to work on a 1 year or longer project. The project involves a large-scale enterprise-wide AWS migration. The Financial Engineer should be a fast learner with extensive experience and should be able to pick new tools and concepts up quickly. This person should have strong development skills in Unix scripting, Python, and C++ or equivalent language, as well as working with Big Data or databases. They should also have financial services experience, or at least a strong relevant academic record. Responsibilities Develop, modify, or update code used by business units to help connect applications to enterprise database. Participate in the implementation of multiple applications in a Unix/Linux environment, using Unix scripting, as well as Python and other languages as needed. Qualifications Advanced degree in financial engineering, science or engineering preferred Strong Unix scripting and Python skills Experience in C++ or equivalent language Experience working with Big Data, database, SAS or R Prefer financial services experience, or at least a strong relevant academic record (financial service internships or projects). Fast learner, able to pick new tools and concepts up quickly Company Overview The Oakleaf Group is a mid-size consulting firm with offices in Bethesda, MD and New York, NY. Our people are our greatest assets and our company culture is grounded on that belief. Our goal is to thrill our clients and challenge and reward our employees. As a member of the Oakleaf team, you will have an exciting opportunity to work with emerging technology, modernize financial applications, and grow in a friendly workplace where you can work independently and collaboratively. In this position the ideal candidate will work to solve complex \"hot topic\" issues currently faced by the financial services industry. We bring depth of experience to a wide range of highly satisfied clients, delivering trusted advice along with quantitative, technology, regulatory, and operations strategies. Do you possess the talent and dedication to be part of our growing team? PM18 PI103050785

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