BlackRock Full Stack Developer - Enterprise Systems in Budapest, Hungary

BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to our clients, we provide the investment and technology solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of December 31, 2017, the firm managed approximately $6.288 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit | Twitter: @blackrock at | Blog: | LinkedIn: .

Job Description:

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.

Aladdin Product Group-BOES group is seeking a talented Java web developer to join our Legal/Compliance & Audit systems team. The ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys building solutions to bring process efficiencies. You should be passionate about working with data, web technologies and have the aptitude and interest to incorporate new technologies and evaluate them critically. You should have excellent business and communication skills and be able to work with subject matter experts to develop and define key business questions and build solutions. You are a self-starter, comfortable with ambiguity, and working in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Design and develop the next generation of Aladdin compliance process web applications and workflows

  • Develop deep understanding of the problem space and client needs

  • Involvement in the full SDLC in a fast-paced and Agile environment

  • Help drive continuous product innovation and best practices by knowing, learning and leveraging new frontend technologies and capabilities

  • Foster quality, standards and cross-training via code reviews

  • Provide ideas for process improvements across our products and team operations

  • Communicate with global stakeholders in multiple time zones

Desired Skills and Experience

  • B.S. / M.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a related discipline

  • 3+ years of experience in modern web development, e.g., Angular, React, Ember

  • Experience with JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3

  • Must know and be able to apply design patterns across technologies

  • Proficient in Java and SQL

  • Ability to work under pressure and take ownership of issues

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills across all levels of the organization

  • Proven experience of cultivating organizational culture within a team


  • Knowledge and experience with Big Data technologies and solutions, e.g., Hadoop, Spark, Strom, Nifi

  • Background and experience in applying machine learning, text analytics, NLP and data mining with an understanding of unsupervised and supervised learning methods

  • Experience with enterprise messaging systems and design patterns

  • Experience building workflow systems / BPMN

  • Financial Industry domain experience

  • Active in the open source community

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.