• Location: USA, Missouri, Kansas City
  • Salary: Up to US$105 per annum
  • Technology: Java Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 23rd Jul, 2020
  • Reference: Kansas City Engineer


Software Engineer | Kansas City. MO | $105K

The Company

We are a leading asset manager focused on delivering investment results and building long-term client relationships while supporting research that can improve human health and save lives. It's how we and our clients together Prosper With PurposeĀ® . Our high-energy, collaborative culture resonates in all we do. You will find an environment where employees are encouraged to continually learn and are supported in their professional and personal goals. Our employees are among the best in the business, of the highest integrity, and committed to doing the absolute right thing for our clients. Whatever your role, we operate as a team and our commitment to "play to win" is unmatched.

Role / Responsibilities
  • Key player on an application development team that works closely with Portfolio Managers, Traders, and Compliance Officers to provide technology solutions
  • Technical design, application architecture and development, systems integration, requirements gathering, request prioritization, resource planning, vendor management, documentation and validation, and support of investment applications
  • Designing and developing investment-specific applications, including test automation, and incorporating secure coding practices
  • Enhancing designs and architecture for improved resilience
  • You will be part of an architecture transformation creating applications powered with microservices and cloud-based solutions
  • You will collaborate with others to continuously improve, providing innovative ideas, building consensus, and leading adoption
  • You will serve as a technical lead and coordinate work with other IT teams
  • You will prepare and share documentation to support design and development


Qualifications
  • Education: Bachelor's degree in computer science, finance or business or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • Knowledge of the financial services industry, including financial securities, mutual funds, and ETFs
  • Knowledge of Compliance and Trading systems and processes
  • Must have IT experience developing and leading technology solutions
  • Experience with API-centric architecture and back-end service development, preferably Java & Spring Framework
  • Skilled in troubleshooting and problem resolution for mission-critical applications
  • Experience working with a DBMS and other data technologies
  • Leadership and communications skills, and adept in Agile principles


Ready to Apply?

Contact me for further information about this position. a.fenimore@frgconsulting.com | 813-437-6973 ______________________________________________________________________________

FRG Consulting is the global leader for niche IT recruitment, advertising more Technology jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing niche IT candidates in the market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Tech jobs are. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any IT candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is, of course, guaranteed. I can be contacted for information on the IT market and some of the opportunities that are available