Job Description

Our Client:

This highly respected downtown company is looking for a Senior Systems Developer (Risk & Analytics) on a permanent and full time position.


· Actively participate in Agile Scrum practices such as daily standups, backlog refinement, planning and sprint retrospectives.

· Contribute during design and planning meetings, issue retrospectives, code reviews, and team retrospectives; write wiki articles.

· Create a safe, supportive and participatory environment that produces ongoing mutual respect

· Set up your development environment, then review our code, databases and configuration.

· Learn our technical stack and our systems by applying changes to each of them. These systems include pricing engines, and our Risk calculation systems, then use automated build and deployment pipelines.

· Tag team with one of our many brilliant analysts to review the spec, and design the solution

· Build, launch, and support your first big feature. While doing that, you will plan the work, resolve the dependencies on other teams, educate the developers who will use the feature, and migrate any affected production services.

· Resolve complex production issues spanning multiple systems and technologies.

· Support other development teams by helping their developers, learning about their needs, and educating them about the platform best practices.


· 5+ years experience of back-end or full stack development.

· 5+ years experience in a capital markets, investment management and/or financial risk management function

· Familiarity with investment management artifacts and concepts (e.g., market data, security master, pricing and risk models)

· Bachelor’s degree in computer science, math, or engineering degree

· Excellent knowledge of software development design patterns and distributed systems.

· Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to take end-to-end ownership.

· Technical experience in these 3 areas:

· OOP: Spring Boot Java or .net & .net core

· Analytics experience: python over anaconda

· T-SQL with dba fundamentals

· Proficiency with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or GCP.

· Skilled in modern development tools and practices, such as git, CI/CD, unit testing.

· Experience with DevOps Infrastructure as code would be considered an asset.

· Experience in financial risk systems a definite plus


Position Id
Full-Time Regular
Toronto ON
Information Technology