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CRD Developer   Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

We are looking for a CRD (Charles River) developer to support a newly formed Multi-Asset Class Strategies team from an IT perspective. This contract position is an exceptional opportunity to help support a new effort at the firm as part of a small entrepreneurial team.  The effort will focus on all major global asset classes including, but not limited to Equities, Fixed Income, Currencies, Commodities and Options/Volatility.   APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • Manage the delivery of order management system (Charles River) and integrating the system master and position data
  • Work with the project team to perform bi-direction integration between accounting systems/providers and systems utilizing batch, real-time and web services
  • Work with the team to design appropriate data models for strategic data stores in the area of Account Master, Broker / Custodian Master, and Position Master
  • Participate in data analysis, quality checks and process controls
  • Participate in sprint planning, enriching the user stories, and managing the backlog
  • Ensure transparency throughout delivery utilizing Agile best practices such as Sprint Planning, Release and Sprint Burndown, Daily Scrum, Sprint Demos, and Retrospectives
  • Mentor team members on Agile principals and best practices
  • Additional Responsibilities 


  • 5+ years of experience in the asset management business, ideally with a buy-side multi-asset focus
  • Recent experience managing and implementing multi-asset class front office solutions with the following security types: Equities, ETFs, Futures, Options, Structured Notes, FX, Total Return Swaps, Interest Rates Swaps, and Volatility Swaps
  • Experience implementing and integrating middle and back office functions with Accounting systems/providers (SS&C GlobeOp / Advent Geneva preferred) and Performance systems for Total Return Performance and GIPS Composite information (BiSam preferred)
  • 5+ years of experience delivering software as part of an agile delivery team
  • Experience with Agile PLM tools like Rally, Jira, and VersionOne (Jira Preferred)
  • Ability to proactively identify and mitigate risks using Agile best practices and project data
  • Strong knowledge of enterprise data management and business process modeling
  • Outstanding analytical and quantitative skills
  • Additional Qualifications

SQL Developer Investment      Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

Be a part of transforming and rapidly growing(AUM) asset management firm that has a great culture of valuing their employees?  Primarily responsible for the design, build out, performance and management of the data systems and technologies that drive the firm’s investment research process.  As a member of the Database Operations Team reporting to the manager of Database Operations and will work with the DBA team to provide technical expertise and guidance to the Investment Research Development staff.     APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • Work closely with Investment Research Development teams to ensure that database design and code is optimized, scalable, and meets standards regardless of platform
  • Evaluate new technologies and implement enhancements to existing platforms
  • Efficiently and effectively troubleshoot problems in all environments as they arise
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks
  • Review developer database code and work with developers to implement suggested enhancements
  • Occasional on-call responsibilities of mission critical systems
  • Contribute directly on data preparation and ETL workflows.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related technical field is preferred
  • 5-8 years of closely related experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and later
  • Experience designing and implementing non-relational database technologies (MongoDB, Hadoop, SPARK, etc.)
  • Advanced T-SQL programming, performance, and optimization techniques
  • Software development or scripting experience (PowerShell, python, C#, node.js, etc.)
  • Experience working with High Performance Computing supporting Machine Learning
  • Experience with database technologies running on AWS
  • Knowledge of Windows Server 2012/2016, Linux platforms
  • Additional Qualifications

Full Stack Developer     Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

Want to be part of transforming a rapidly growing(AUM) asset management firm that has a great culture of valuing their employees?  This position has design, development, and maintenance responsibilities for the software applications, databases, and processes associated with our core business systems. The role requires excellent analytical and communication skills as it involves direct collaboration with Portfolio Managers, quantitative researchers, and integration analysts.    APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • Work with portfolio managers to optimize existing trading workflows
  • Become fluent with the ecosystem of core business applications and assume responsibility for their design and ongoing improvement
  • Collaborate with IT and various other business units to streamline software applications with the company’s target architecture and development practices
  • Partner with various teams to research, resolve, and document production issues
  • Maintain, enhance, and develop new database objects within MS SQL Server


  • B.S. in computer science or equivalent and 7+ years of experience as a software developer
  • Relevant work experience in the asset management industry, specifically supporting data integration efforts
  • Solid knowledge of modern software design patterns, concepts, and practices
  • Strong working knowledge of the Microsoft Technology Stack (C#, ASP.NET Core, MS SQL Server)
  • Experience building REST API’s
  • Experience with CI/CD and Test Driven Development
  • Must be detail oriented with outstanding analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience working in an Agile environment (e.g. Scrum, Kanban)
  • Familiarity with the following is a plus:  Python, Node.js, Microservice Architecture, Containers, Service Discovery, Secrets Management, IaC, GraphQL
  • Additional Qualifications

Full Stack Developer .NET     Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

Join a firm that is re-architecting their technology operating model to support their future state business strategy with an immediate need for a full stack developer/data modeler with a 6+ month contract.  Currently in the early stages of the implementing their future state operating model.  The Developer will have expertise with MS Stack and will also have a strong background in asset management, most specifically with data.    APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Required Skills: 
  • Experience doing financial modeling in any of the following: portfolio valuation, performance attribution, manager selection, liquidity and risk management
  • Extensive understanding of asset management data (stocks, bonds, derivatives, cashflows, debt ratios)
  • Knowledge of and extensive working experience with .NET Framework, specifically C# with ASP.NET MVC required
  • Experience with excel addins/automation and excel DNA
  • Must be able to write excel APIs
  • Must be able to use C# to read and write to and from excel Libraries
  • Solid understanding of derivative products (i.e., swaps, swaptions, cap & floors, credit default swaps, commodity swaps and options, futures, and FX options).
  • Provided and maintained daily calculations and valuations for derivative products, and partnered with Portfolio Managers to resolve issues.
  • Understanding of statistical concepts strongly preferred


Full Stack Microsoft Developer   Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

Join a firm that is re-architecting their technology operating model to support their future state business strategy.  A Boston based mid-sized asset manager, has an immediate need for two Full Stack Microsoft Developers to join their team on a 6+ month contract.    APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Technical Qualifications:
  • ASP.NET / MVC / Entity Framework
  • Expertise in C#, C++ or Visual Basic
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, WPF, WCF / Web Services
  • MCSD Certifications
  • Workflow Components / Entitlements
  • Server-Side Applications
  • Data Access Layers
  • Client-Side Pages

Functional Skills: 

  • Investment Analysis / Research of Firms, Products and Styles
  • Asset Class Specialties; PE, HF, RE, NR
  • Alternative Investment Strategies / Analytics
  • Investment Evaluation and Decision Making
  • Performance Analysis at Fund and Classification Levels
  • Liquidity of Investment Cash Flows with Sources and Uses Projections and Stress Analytics / Models
  • Underlying Exposure of Investment Holdings, Strategies, Styles, Industries, Geographies, etc.


ServiceNow Lead Developer   Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

Join a ServiceNow Development team for one of Boston’s leading Asset Management Firms.  The ServiceNow Lead Developer will work with the Product Owner to create a roadmap for the overall architecture of ServiceNow.  Create processes and standards for application development, code migration and environment management.  Develop custom applications based on customer requirements and provide Level 3 production support by troubleshooting issues and designing solutions.   APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • Configure and customize modules by creating and updating forms, scripts, reports, dashboards, catalog items, data imports, jobs, emails, UI Actions, ACL’s etc.
  • Identify and troubleshoot complex problems, perform root cause analysis, provide forward thinking, and long term technical solutions
  • Develop technical documentation including user stories, design documents, and test cases
  • Create processes and standards for developing on the ServiceNow platform and lead design and code reviews
  • Perform day to day administrative support for users, groups, roles and integrations
  • Work with the Product Owner to provide work estimates on user stories and assign work to development staff according to business priorities
  • Troubleshoot issues and develop long term solutions
  • Minimum 5 years of JavaScript development experience
  • Minimum 5 year of ServiceNow development experience
  • ServiceNow Administrator Certificate, ServiceNow Developer Certification, ITIL Foundation Level Certification
  • Expertize in the following Web technologies (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML, HTML, Angular JS)
  • Experience implementing and maintaining a CMDB
  • Strong technical documentation skills
  • Strong communication skills with a collaborative approach
  • Attention to details and strong ownership of work
  • Additional Qualifications

Software Developer Enterprise Data Services   Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

The Enterprise Data Services team is seeking a mid-level software developer to join our client’s development team. You will have the opportunity to work with a talented team designing and developing mission-critical software at the firm. Our client is looking for creative individuals who are driven to produce great solutions while following standards and industry best practices. These positions require intelligent and self-motivated developers.  APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

The team is responsible for delivering data services to support business process and workflows, decision support systems, and reporting capabilities for our internal customers and the firm’s clients.  These include web applications, mobile apps, and backend services.  The developers are responsible for review business needs, providing a technical design, implementation, testing and maintaining software.
  • As part of an agile team, work closely with business analysts, architects and QA.
  • Participate in planning activities, collaborate and coordinates the efforts across development teams.
  • Provide suggestions and adjustments as needed to deliver quality software within project scope and timeframes.
  • Promote and perform development work consistent with industry standards and best practices
  • Where applicable, refactor existing code for performance improvements and compliance with latest standards
  • Ability to work independently and understand application functionality through reverse engineering code
  • Additional Responsibilities
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of professional experience building message driven applications on the JVM
  • Experience with event sourcing and other event driven architecture patterns.
  • Experience with building applications in AWS, specifically EC2 Container Service, Lambda, Kinesis, SQS and SNS.
  • Experience with relational databases and JDBC required. Experience with search engines such as Elasticsearch, Lucene or Solr a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience applying TDD, continuous integration and lean delivery.
  • Experience building and maintaining micro-service components and architectures.
  • Additional Qualifications

ASP .NET Developers   Location: Boston, MA   Industry: Asset Management

Multiple Developer positions open with design, development and maintenance responsibility for the  software programs, databases and processes associated with core business environments. Support for a broad range of applications such as research, investments, accounting and performance measurements, among others. The Developer positions provide exposure to many business units in a dynamic investment management firm with some direct interaction with end users.     APPLY TODAY →

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • Work on an engineering team to design and develop applications to support the business untis
  • Assume responsibility for the design and ongoing maintenance of numerous core business applications leveraging C#, Python, and other integrated technologies
  • Maintain, enhance, and develop new database objects within MS SQL Server
  • Build, implement, and support data interfaces for applications and systems.
  • Work collaboratively within IT and various business units across the firm.
  • Partner with various teams to research, resolve, and document production issues.
  • Additional Responsibilities 
  • B.S. in computer science or equivalent; relevant work experience int he asset management industry required, specifically supporting data integration efforts.
  • Demonstrated experience in DevOps transformation across a large enterprise.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment (e.g. Scrum, Kanban) required.
  • Ability to work independently and help lead the engineering efforts as part of a a small delivery team, working with QA, Release Engineering, Business Analysts and Database Operations.
  • Solid knowledge of modern software design principles, concepts, and practices
  • Additional Qualifications
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