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Elevate your career by joining the world's largest asset manager! Thrive in an environment that fosters positive relationships and recognizes outstanding performance! We know you want to feel valued every single day and be recognized for your contribution. At BlackRock, we strive to empower our employees and effectively engage your involvement in our success.
Aladdin Wealth is a fast-growing fintech business operating within BlackRock Solutions, and our mission is to leverage the power of Aladdin's analytics, technology, and data to give financial advisors the edge they need to build better portfolios and deliver better outcomes to their end customers. Our product is a B2B enterprise SaaS offering and we generate direct revenues for the firm. We operate as one cohesive unit spanning client, product, and engineering, and we pride ourselves on getting things done and delivering new business value quickly and frequently. We are passionate about finding new ways to solve real business problems in our industry using technology and data.
We are rapidly growing our engineering team and are looking for ambitious full-stack Developers who can independently architect, develop, and deploy front-end React applications , as well as back-end Java Spring Boot applications . About the Position
At BlackRock, we are looking for Software Engineers who like to innovate and solve complex problems. We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and will embrace your unique skills, curiosity, drive, and passion while giving you the opportunity to grow technically and as an individual.
With over USD $ 10 trillion of assets , we have an exceptional responsibility: our technology empowers millions of investors to save for retirement, pay for college, buy a home and improve their financial wellbeing.
Being a developer at BlackRock means you get the best of both worlds: working for one of the most advanced financial companies and also being part of a software development team responsible for next generation technology and solutions. Job Purpose / Background :
We are an outstanding group of engineers that are passionate about all aspects of enterprise software development.
You are an ambitious software engineer that can independently develop and deploy high scale end-to -end applications and have the ability to contribute to a tight-knit team. You also have a good understanding of how the web works. Members of our team are encouraged to bring ideas to help shape our technical solutions forward and to communicate those ideas to senior leaders.
Beyond engineering, you will have a strong desire to learn the business context of your projects, so you can quickly contribute to solving problems and driving decisions to engage, learn, drive and deliver change on a global scale! ROLES/RESPONSIBILITIES :
Build, design, and implement scalable solutions for our web front-ends , services and APIs that drive the investment management process at our clients
Partner closely with Product Management and external client relationship management teams to improve the product offering and drive up user engagement and adoption
Strive to continually improve our user experience, being thoughtful about our client workflows and business needs
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS :
Continually improve the reliability, stability, and performance of our services layer and operational processes
BA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent experience.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS :
3+ year s o f professional software development experience in an Agile SDLC.
Proficiency with a broad spectrum of object-oriented programming, algorithms, data structures and design patterns.
Strong communicator, both written and verbal
Ability to work in a global team-environment and a ble to work independently with minimal direction when appropriate
Experience in the financial industry or knowledge of financial products/markets is a plus
Full Stack Developer with experience in both Front-end and Back-end development.
Experience with standard slate of front-end web technologies, including CSS3, HTML5, Chrome Debugger, npm
E xperience in web developing a back-end, especially in a JVM-based language like Java, Kotlin, or equivalent OOP.
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about. Our hybrid work pilot
BlackRock's current hybrid work pilot is designed to help you experience the best of both worlds: the opportunity to connect with colleagues in person and the flexibility to work remotely, with greater time to focus on what's important to you. In line with local health guidance and regulations, employees are generally expected to work 3 days in the office and 2 days from home (on average) each week. For some business groups, more time may be required in the office, while greater flexibility may be in place for others. Our "One BlackRock" culture means you'll be supported to collaborate with your new colleagues while bringing your full self to work - wherever you are.
The health, safety and well-being of our people will always be our top priorities; we will continue to monitor local conditions and health advisories in making decisions about our work environments. About BlackRock
At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.
This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.
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BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to age, disability, family status, gender identity, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation and other protected attributes at law.