BlackRock Software Developer, Associate in London, United Kingdom


The Securities Lending team within the Aladdin Product Group is responsible for the development and maintenance of the platforms that serve the global Securities Lending Business, which includes the full front, middle and back office include trading, operations and billing. The platform processes several hundred thousand messages, jobs, and user actions per day

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop high quality software and associated unit tests

  • Write clear and concise documentation describing the technical solution

  • Diagnose, research and resolve software defects

  • Liaise with Business Analysts and Technical Leads to understand Business Requirements

  • Support Test team in System, Integration and User Acceptance testing

  • Be a self starter and work with minimal supervision in a team environment

  • Work with the Project Manager, Development Manager, and Support Manager to participate in the project planning and ongoing status reporting

  • Utilize configuration management tools to track and record all changes to software code or configuration.

  • Work with the support/release management team to deploy software into test and production environments, including ensuring that developed code and configurations are in accordance with the defined standards.

  • Participate in and conduct code reviews

Knowledge / Experience:

  • 5 years of application software development/integration

  • 5 years of Object Oriented design/programming

  • 5 years of Java experience

  • 3 years of Sybase, MS SQL Server, or Oracle experience, include creation of complex SQL, stored procedures and triggers

  • 1 year of Unix

  • Experience working on systems integration projects

  • Experience working with Business Objects, Informatica, and Data Warehouses a plus

Job Function: Technology

Organization: APG-Investment Systems

Title: Software Developer, Associate

Primary Location: EMEA-United Kingdom-London

Requisition ID: 172872

Job Posting: Sep 29, 2017, 11:00:00 PM

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