Job Title: Developer/Programmer
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6-12 months with potential opportunity to go permanent
Functional Area: Information Technology working with Tax Department
Prestigious, well-established, multi-billion dollar investment management firm seeking a software developer to develop, maintain, and enhance our investment operations systems, working closely with the operations team. The ideal candidate has experience in financial services/investment management industry and has the desire to expand his/her business knowledge.
Primary Job Responsibilities:
Create, design, develop, document, and implement new software programs
Develop SQL stored procedures and write reports to support multiple back office departments
Maintain and enhance existing reports and software applications
Develop technical specifications based on business requirements
Must have 4-6 years in SQL development preferably in the investment industry.
Experience working with C# or VB.
Previous experience working with reporting tools, such as Crystal, MS Reporting Services, or DEV Express XTraReports is strongly preferred.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, strong interpersonal skills
Ability to gather and understand requirements in the financial sector
Must be detail oriented, able to prioritize work and to effectively manage multiple concurrent projects while adapting to rapidly changing work demands
Willingness to take initiative and see problems through to completion
BS in Computer Science or equivalent
Tax and Accounting knowledge a plus