Senior Developer, Institutional Client Service

Chicago, IL

We are representing a Senior Developer position for an Asset Management firm in Chicago, IL





  • Have vast experience in the full life cycle of application development in an enterprise setting.
  • Have experience in operating in an Agile Methodology like Scrum.
  • Be able to communicate clearly & logically.
  • Be happy collaborating with team members to ideate, estimate & implement solutions.
  • Actively participate in the Agile process, following Scrum Methodology working in sprints on stories defined & prioritized by the product owners.
  • Challenge the status quo and ask why before executing.
  • Effectively interact with business units to understand requirements & contexts.
  • Look for better ways of doing things, but be economically minded & opportunistic.
  • Be involved & responsible architectural & design decisions.
  • Be fully hands on & actively code in the current technology stack.
  • Be happy to code review other team member’s code and be happy to receive reviews on own code
  • Be happy to document & share information that aids in future development & support.
  • Voice opinions in Scrum Retrospectives, seeking ways of improving the process and outcomes.
  • Solve for Production Issues of systems that are implemented in production
  • Would be the consummate team member – contributes to the team, coaches the team, listens to the team, wins & loses with the team.
  • Demonstrate a sense of personal & team accountability




  • BS / MS in Computer Science or similar discipline.
  • Experience in Financial Services Industry, with Asset Management a plus.
  • 4+ years of application development experience in modern OO languages like .Net/Java using enterprise frameworks and design patterns.
  • Previous experience with UNIX/Linux a plus.
  • Must be strong in developing applications, systems & processes in C# /.Net, Java, MS SQL Server.
  • Experience with HTML/JavaScript/CSS languages a plus.
  • Must have a solid understanding & experience of databases, database designs, complex SQL, data transformation, and comprehensive Stored Procedures development.
  • Python development experience it’s a plus.
  • Familiarity with various flavors of WebServers/Appservers – IIS, JBOSS/Tomcat etc as plus.
  • Experience with scheduling platforms (i.e. Autosys, Control M,SysAdmiral).
  • Cognos Reporting and Informatica experience a plus.
  • Interest and aptitude to learn new tools and technologies.
  • Strong analytical, design, and problem solving skills.
  • Solid communications skills, both written and verbal.
  • Poised under high-pressure situations.



Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.



Date Posted 8/28/2018
Salary $100,000- $115,000 + Bonus

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