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Web Developer

  • Location: Albany, Albany, New York, 10036
  • Salary: 49.84
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 18 days ago

Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

As one of the largest financial institutions in the world, our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Web Developer
Location: New York, NY
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • 90% Development / 10% meetings
  • Engage in all aspects of the SDLC from inception to delivery
  • Developing in JavaScript (Typescript), with experience of react and/or also strongly advantageous.
  • Add new functionality within client's framework which allows our clients to 'do more'
  • Build out new components that allow users to configure and visualize reports in innovative ways
  • Work with server teams to marshal data effectively for display
  • Leads, designs, develops, test and implements applications and system components, tools and utilities, models, simulation, and analytics to manage complex business functions using sophisticated technologies.
  • Resolve coding, testing and escalated platform issues of a technically challenging nature.
  • Responsible for defining opportunities across IT to maximize resource utilization and improve processes while reducing cost.
  • Ensures that systems are monitored to increase operational efficiency and managed to mitigate risk. Mentor and train other members of the team.
  • Partner with Management, Dev, QA, production support and platform engineering teams effectively.
  • Focuses on building relevant capabilities in the organization to keep pace with demand and best practices in the industry.
  • Manage vendor/contractor partnerships to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Design, code, test, debug and document programs using Agile development practices.
  • Restricted to niche domains: such as Capital Markets, Quants, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning.
  • Leads implementation of complex projects/initiatives on above domain.
  • Understands and leads the team to ensure compliance and risk management requirements for supported area are met and works with other stakeholders to implement key risk initiatives.
  • Expected to mentor team members.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • JavaScript - 5 years, mandatory
  • Web Framework – React strongly preferred
  • Typescript
  • Strong communication1
  • 10+ years of software engineering experience
  • 7+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: securities, quants, artificial intelligence, or machine learning

Desired Qualifications:
  • .NET/C# Experience
  • Previous banking experience
  • Capital Markets experience
  • A Masters degree or higher in computer science or finance
  • A professional certification in technology
  • Basic knowledge of industry regulations related to building technological solutions