Bank of America Quartz Core Financial Developer in New York, New York

Job Description:

Quartz is a cross-product financial platform and is becoming the primary platform for pricing trades, managing positions, computing risk exposure, and achieving regulatory compliance at the firm.

As a developer in the Quartz Core Solutions team, you will:

  • Be part of a team where all members code, and engineering talent is highly valued

  • Develop the financial foundational components of Quartz including trade, reference and market data

  • Gain a deep understanding of the financial object model and how to effectively apply it to solve business problems

  • Gain a deep understanding of the non-financial layers of the Quartz Stack (distributed compute, object database, development tools) to rapidly build high-performance and robust solutions

  • Use a highly efficient and tightly integrated development environment

  • Follow an agile development methodology with frequent production releases and good unit test coverage

  • Collaborate with line of business developers to help them to leverage the platform to the greatest effect while ensuring that implementations are sufficiently generalized to support the cross-product enterprise consumers of Quartz data

  • Measure, improve and maintain data quality

  • Research and analyze the root cause of issues and solve them in a permanent manner

We are looking for brilliant software engineers who:

  • Write beautiful, clear, concise, well-structured and maintainable code

  • Have substantial and recent programming experience in object-oriented or functional programming languages and wish to spend most of their time developing

  • Exceptional knowledge of computer science data structures

  • Work collaboratively and strive to deliver the best rather than the easiest solutions

  • An overwhelming urge to solve complex problems without being directed to do so

  • Able to seek out the information they need to solve problems

  • The desire to work in a test driven software development environment that relies on iterative feedback

  • An interest in financial services (financial markets, data modeling, and risk computation)

Experience that is advantageous but not strictly required:

  • Python or SecDb/Slang

  • Development of financial derivative risk management systems at a bank

  • Development of enterprise-scale distributed systems

No-SQL databases

Posting Date : 07/17/2017

Location : US-NY-New York

Travel : No

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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