Specialist Applications Omnium
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Chicago, IL 60601
Responsible for designing, developing, testing and deploying client and server software solutions for Northern Trust Alternative Fund Services. Propose new designs and modify existing ones to continuously improve performance, functionality, and stability of the system.
Works directly with business leaders and business unit partners to define priorities and deliver custom solutions to solve business problems or address business needs.
Experienced functional area expert with technical and business knowledge and functional expertise.
1. Acts as a designer for major systems and their subsystems utilizing a strong understanding of available technology, tools and existing designs.
2. As an experienced functional area expert, provides leadership and problem solving to the team and partners at a high technical level.
3. Identifies areas for process improvement and execute on those improvements.
4. Exhibit pride of ownership for those applications or systems of responsibility while effectively collaborating with others to find and develop the best solution for the platform as a who
A BS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related Computer Engineering or Science curriculum is required.
Experience with Windows, Linux, .Net, Visual Studio, C++, C#, Python, React, NodeJS, and SQL.
In-depth understanding of life cycle events associated with various financial instruments including: stocks, bonds, options, futures, forwards, fx, repos, total return swaps, credit default swaps, interest rate swaps.
Experience designing and building real time desktop applications capable of handling large volumes of streaming data.
Excellent communication skills, analytical ability, strong judgment and management skills, and the ability to work effectively with client and IT management and staff required. An understanding of financial markets and instrument types.
Leadership and organizational skills are required to determine the Business Unit’s goals, resources needed, and to assess and develop the skills of staff