BlackRock Senior Front-end Developer - Onboarding 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 www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock at https://twitter.com/blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock .
BlackRock’s mission of creating a better financial future for our clients starts with an effortless Onboarding experience. As a member of Aladdin Onboarding Systems team you will be responsible for engineering a welcoming experience for our clients to accomplish their financial goals.
We are seeking a software engineer with significant experience in frontend development using modern UI technologies. The successful candidate will be part of a global engineering team building a modern client onboarding platform supporting BlackRock’s global onboarding business process, and the setup, management and quality of client, contract and portfolio data critical to the overall investment management process.
An ideal candidate should be a fast learner of new tools and technologies. Have passion for continuous research inside and outside their current focus. Must be able to improvise and think across disciplines. Must have strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to communicate technical terminology to non-technical people. Must be an excellent team player and be able to offer support and establish trust with our partners in business operations.
Key Job Responsibilities
Design and develop the next generation of Aladdin client onboarding, contracting, and data management web applications and workflows
Develop deep understanding of the problem space and client needs
Involvement in the full SDLC in a fast-paced and iterative environment
Work closely with the global Aladdin Onboarding Systems team, end-users, operations staff, and other Aladdin development teams on solution concepts
Help drive continuous product innovation and best practices by knowing, learning and leveraging new frontend technologies and capabilities
Participate in building a talented team via continuous learning, training, and presentations
Foster quality, standards and cross-training via code reviews
Provide ideas for process improvements across our products and team operations
Write technical documentation for planning and strategic reviews
Desired Skills and Experience
B.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a related discipline
Superior academic record and leadership qualities
4+ years of experience in modern web development, e.g., Angular, React
Must know and be able to apply design patterns across technologies
Good programming skills in Java
Good knowledge of SQL
Good understanding of basic data structures and algorithms
Web component/ES2016 development experience with Angular and Typescript
Experience with enterprise messaging systems and design patterns
Experience building workflow systems / BPMN
Financial Industry domain experience
NLP and Machine Learning education and experience
Experience with document management systems and legal contracts
Knowledge and experience with Big Data technologies and solutions, e.g., Cassandra, Hadoop, Spark, MongoDB
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.