BlackRock Associate - Senior Developer in Gurgaon, India

BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At March 31, 2017, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.4 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of March 31, 2017, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa.

Description:

What is Aladdin?

The Aladdin® product unites the information, people, and technology needed to manage money in real time at every step in the investment process. Aladdin enables organizations to communicate better, work smarter, see clearer, and move faster in a changing landscape. Aladdin combines sophisticated risk analytics with comprehensive portfolio management, trading and operations tools on a single platform to power informed decision-making and create a connective tissue for thousands of users investing worldwide.

What is the Aladdin Product Group?

At the heart of BlackRock, the largest investment management firm in the world, is the Aladdin Product Group. Being a member of the Aladdin Product Group means working with the industry’s thought leaders to build innovative and forward looking products that shape the financial markets. The Aladdin Product Group creates next generation technology that changes the way information, people, and technology intersect for global investment firms. We build and package tools that manage trillions in assets, support millions of financial instruments and their risk calculations and process millions of financial transactions for thousands of users every day worldwide.

Overview

The Enterprise Systems builds and manages products to support various functions within BlackRock such as the Human Resources, Legal & Compliance, Finance and Internal Audit.

As a member of Enterprise Systems Tools development team, you will be building world class iOS apps for iPhones and iPads using cutting edge technologies and tools. You will closely work other BlackRockers across the globe to create cool, fast and stable apps to enhance employee experience. You will engage with end users and UX team to drive the features and the functionality of the apps.

An ideal candidate should have a passion for technology and continuous learning, be able to adapt to changing requirements, and have strong written and verbal communication skills. The candidate should also be able to demonstrate the ability to produce production-quality code and be familiar with the latest trends in mobile technology space.

Qualification

  • 5 years of experience software development experience with a minimum of 3 years on iOS solutions (Objective-C/Swift)

  • Hands-on experience with iOS frameworks such as Cocoa, Core Data, Core Animation, AF Networking, Auto Layout etc.

  • Experience in building responsive UI applications for iOS.

  • Experience with mobile development concepts like offline storage, threading, performance tuning.

  • Hands-on experience with message APIs and push notifications, APNS is a plus.

  • Familiarity with atleast one programming language like Java or Python is a plus.

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect applications to back-end services

  • Experience with build tools, such as Git, Maven, and Jenkins

  • Proven ability to write comprehensive unit and integration tests

  • Experience working with global project teams spread across several time zones a must

  • Strong teamwork, communication skills and time management abilities a must

  • Superior academic record and leadership qualities

  • 4-year degree, CS degree or equivalent experience

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

Job Function: Technology

Organization: APG-Business Operations & Enterprise Systems

Title: Associate - Senior Developer

Primary Location: Asia Pacific-India-Gurgaon

Requisition ID: 172940

Job Posting: Oct 2, 2017, 11:00:00 PM

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