UBS Financial Services AM Technology - Senior Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

Your role:

We are looking for a highly experienced, Software Developer for the UBS Asset Management divisional IT team. The hire will be working on both critical enhancements to the existing Investment and Operational tools in order to assist the business in identifying new Alpha generation opportunities as well as insuring the components of the operational platform are as efficient as possible. This individual will be interacting with key business Stake holders to help define and drive change.

The candidate must be an experienced full stack developer and have experience designing, implementing and delivering into production complete solutions. Experience in the Financial Technology is required and may include areas of Portfolio Management, Accounting, Risk Management, Data Analysis, and Client Reporting solutions.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

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Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You will be working for Group Technology out of our Chicago, IL office. You will report into the AM Technology Portfolio Management & Trading - Hedge Fund Solutions (HFS) lead.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

-four year bachelors degree or the international equivalent in computer science , math, engineering , physics or MIS related degree

•5+ years application development experience within a financial services organization

•practical experience with Linux, UNIX and Windows desktop environments

•experience with relational databases, preferably Sybase, MS SQL, or Oracle

•experience with programming languages: Java, JavaScript, Python, Perl, SQL, Shell Scripting

•practical experience with Source code control systems and release management techniques

•the ability to work with both Front and Middle Office business staff to define requirements and build plans to deliver solutions

-proven experience in a development role within the financial industry, preferably facing off to Front/Middle Office personnel and other application users

•experience working in a globally distributed team and environment

•excellent verbal and written communication skills

•exceptional problem solving skills and independent thinking

•previously worked in an Asset Management Fund environment

•understanding of Risk Systems

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 178026BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: AM Technology - Senior Software Engineer

City: Chicago

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - Illinois

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)