Full Stack Software Engineer Contract Consultant (New York)

Compensation

: $140,395.00 - $170,900.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Information Technology



Full Stack Software Engineer Contract Consultant

NYC Hedge Fund

J Harlan Group is currently conducting a search for a Full Stack Software Engineer Contract Consultant for a 6 Month Contract at a prominent Hedge Fund in their NYC.

Technologists at this organization are playing a key role in helping build the future of financial services, working hand-in-hand with business partners.

They re looking for an experienced Full Stack Contract Software Developer to join their new Technology team in Manhattan. They want a technologist with a fresh perspective. You ll work with smart, talented people across their business to create groundbreaking, next-generation applications. You ll be involved, hands-on, through the entire development cycle.

This is a hands-on , full development lifecycle role that provides an opportunity to solve complex business, data and technical challenges. As a key contributor throughout the entire development cycle, you will be required to think outside the box and bring cutting edge technology in-house.

The ideal candidate would have a background:

Core Attributes:

  • Craftsman-like approach to building software; takes pride in engineering excellence and instills these values in others
  • Demonstrable passion for technology (e.g. personal projects, open-source involvement) while using their problem-solving capabilities to deliver solutions utilizing a top end engineering approach
  • Focused on delivering value to the business with relentless efforts to improve process
  • Exceptional technology skills; recognized by your peers as an expert in your domain
  • A proponent of strong collaborative full stack software engineering techniques and methods: agile development, continuous integration, code review or pairing, unit testing, refactoring and related approaches
  • Strong analytical ability, true problem solvers

High achiever who combines ambition with humility and is happy to let their performance do the talking

Required Technical Experience:

  • Professional Full Stack development experience with JavaScript, SQL and Web interfaces

    Required Soft Skills:

  • Experience working in a dynamic, fast-paced, Agile team environment. Strong interpersonal skills; able to establish and maintain a close working relationship with quantitative researchers, traders and senior business leaders
  • Confident communicator; able to argue a point concisely and deal positively with conflicting views
  • Enthusiasm for learning & results oriented

Required Education:

  • Strong academic record and a BA/BS degree with high mathematical and computing content (e.g. Computer Science or Engineering)

An individual who loves solving deep and complex technical and business problems and wants to have an outsized impact with the services/ products they deliver. An individual with a passion for application development, high level of intellectual curiosity, a commitment to excellence and an unparalleled drive to deliver world-class services.

About the Client:

The firm is an alternative investment manager that has built and managed global, multi-strategy hedge-fund portfolios and related vehicles with over $4.0bn of AUM. Their intent has always been to deliver attractive risk-adjusted returns that don t depend on passive risk exposures.

The talent and dedication of their people is critical to their success. They offer an opportunity for developing one s professional career while working with individuals trained in a variety of disciplines in a collegial and dynamic environment. They offer a broad range of competitive benefits on a global basis.

They seek candidates who are high-energy self-starters who want to join an investment management firm on the leading edge of the global markets. The management team needs individuals of the highest professional caliber who are leaders, problem solvers, analytic, detail-oriented, and entrepreneurial. Everyone at the firm works side-by-side with the firm s senior management in a highly collaborative and charged environment.

Successful candidates are:

  • Analytic and relentless in pursuit of the right answer
  • Strong communicators who excel at rapid synthesis
  • Able to demonstrate sound business judgment
  • Able to digest complexity while maintaining an understanding of the big picture of business needs
  • Team players who are energized by a collaborative enterprise

The firm s employees maintain the highest professional and ethical standards. The firm has earned a reputation for honesty, fair dealing, and transparency in a competitive industry. They believe that these standards are the foundation for superior investment performance and are critical to delivering performance to clients


Associated topics: .net, algorithm, application, back end, java, matlab, php, sde, sdet, software engineer * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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