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BlackRock, Inc.

Full Stack Developer

BlackRock, Inc. - San Francisco, CA

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BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at | Twitter: @blackrock_news | Blog: | LinkedIn: operations all over the world and a range of investment products and services, BlackRock is one of the most complex financial services organizations servicing clients today. In order to achieve operational excellence, BlackRock’s operations teams ensure BlackRock's mid- and back-office functions are consistent and efficient across investment products, client channels and regions. The Aladdin Product Group’s Business Operations & Enterprise Systems team provides technology solutions for BlackRock's operations teams in addition to external client operations teams including investment accounting, performance measurement, reconciliations, derivatives management, corporate systems and client reporting.  The team is responsible for a suite of applications including performance calculation engines, client reporting systems, reconciliation and data publication tools. We innovate incrementally and focus on high level of client service through responsiveness, accuracy and efficiency. In this role you will be hands-on developing highly available, real-time, event-driven solutions to continue the buildout of Aladdin's Accounting and Performance System. This position will deal with both front-end as well as back-end development that includes Java, dynamic web app frameworks like AngularJS and a host of big data technologies/frameworks like Apache Ignite, Cassandra, etc. Our development team ensures the system remains the premier industry solution by focusing on client experience, accuracy, product coverage, seamless integration with front and back-office systems, and the ability to automate volume through exception-based processing. As a member of the development team you will share ownership of these goals and be expected to interact with operational and client facing teams. We offer the opportunity to work with a team of engaged professionals who strive to make quality software that is a pleasure to use in addition to the opportunity to advance your abilities while learning about financial markets.Responsibilities:70% DevelopmentInvolvement in full SDLC in accounting and performance measurement areasEngineer and implement highly available and scalable accounting and performance calculators, workflow and exception management systems, user facing applications and tools using Java, SQL, AngularJS and other relevant technologiesImplement new business logic into existing financial systems and services, specifically in the accounting and performance applications in order to meet business and customer requirements, working closely with end-users, client operations staff, and other Aladdin development teamsWork on service-oriented architecture projects in JavaContribute to core Aladdin library code used by hundreds of developers across the globe20% Analysis and DesignProvide ideas for process enhancements that will result in development projectsWrite technical documentation for planning and strategic reviewsUnderstand and refine business and functional requirements 10% Production supportEstablish relationships with operations teams and streamline existing workflows to be more efficient and operationally independentImplement enhancements and perform maintenance in existing business operations applications, working closely with the client support teams to address issues that are escalated for resolutionProviding support for technical and/or operational issues encountered by our partners in business operationsQualifications: Track record of being a top performer in current and past rolesIndependent, self-starter, motivated, and collaborativeExcellent written and verbal communication skills are a mustAbility to take ownership of large projects and multi-taskAbility to budget and prioritize time, and work under pressure to meet tight deadlinesMust have a strong work ethic, career goals, and accomplishments2 years hands-on strong object-oriented programming experience in JAVA2 years experience with Open Source tools (Hibernate, Spring, JBoss, Ivy, JUnit, etc.)2 years experience with relational database development (SQL, stored procedures, data modeling). Sybase experience preferred2 years object oriented scripting design and development experience (Python, Perl)2 years UNIX experience (ksh, bash, shell scripts)Solid experience with development of interactive web applications (HTML, JavaScript)Knowledge of SPA technologies (AngularJS) is a plusExperience with at least one NoSQL Database (Apache Cassandra) is a plusExperience with C is a plus4-year degree, CS degree or equivalent experience

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.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.

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BlackRock, Inc.


Full Stack Developer BlackRock, Inc. - San Francisco, CA, United States


Location: San Francisco, CA

Company Profile:
BlackRock is the world’s largest asset manager, and our business is investing on behalf of our clients, from large institutions to the parents and grandparents, the doctors and teachers who entrust their savings to us. We work only for our clients—period. Our promise is to offer them the clearest thinking about what to do with their money and the products and services they need to secure a better financial future. That’s why investors of all kinds entrust us with trillions of dollars, and it’s why companies, institutions and global governments come to us for help meeting their biggest financial challenges.