Lead Software Engineer (Fixed Income Quantitative Modeling)

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 19 Jan 17

Lead Software Engineer (Fixed Income Quantitative Modeling)

WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

POSITION
The Position

The Investment and Portfolio Technology group is staffing a Lead Software Engineer position to fulfill a key role on the Fixed Income Quantitative Modeling team within Wellington. The IPT group is responsible for providing Information Services capabilities to Wellington's Fixed Income Investment business. The group plays a critical role in our firm's success by providing technical solutions which improve the efficiency, speed and quality of the highly complex investment decision-making process.
Responsibilities

  • Lead delivery of high quality business solutions for a quant-based Investment Desk though modeling of rates, yields, risks, and other factors to create optimized portfolios.
  • Work closely with Emerging Market Business Analysts, Quantitative Analysts and Portfolio Managers.
  • Interact with Systems Analysts and investment professionals at all levels of the organization as needed.
  • Interface and coordinate with the broad Information Services teams to ensure successful delivery
  • Lead the implementation of business solutions in conjunction with the technical development
Technical Qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience developing Java thick client applications and Web Services
  • Knowledge of common design patterns and their application.
  • Some database experience.
  • Experience with, and demonstrated understanding of modern software development and DevOps methodologies.
Non-Technical Qualifications
  • Degree in Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, or directly related field.
  • Fixed Income background is a strong plus.
  • Demonstrated experience in problem-solving skills and delivery of quality solutions with strong mathematical foundations
  • Willingness to work independently in an energetic, business-critical and team oriented-environment
  • Strong problem solving skills taking multiple inputs and developing solution and options
  • Sound decision-making skills
  • Aptitude to provide innovative solutions to problems
  • Attentive to detail and self-disciplined


JOB TITLE
Lead Software Engineer (Fixed Income Quantitative Modeling)

JOB FAMILY
Software Engineering

LOCATION
280 Congress

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at  Wellington@icareerhelp.com .