UBS Financial Services Software & Infrastructure Engineer – Firmwide Risk in Weehawken, New Jersey

Your role:

Do you want to work on a system that empowers our business users and is key

to meeting our Firm-Wide regulatory commitments? Are you a Software

Engineer with a broad range of other technical skills to support a strategic

project in the area of Firm Wide Risk Methodology?

We are looking for someone like this to:

  • setup strategic data feeds between systems.

  • coordinate infrastructure teams on the creation and setup of new core


  • create build and deployment scripts to streamline delivery.

  • setup security and control mechanisms to support SOX and SDLC compliance.

  • commission new infrastructure to support cluster-based calculations.

  • develop new platform components (or change existing ones) to support the


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).

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’ll be working in the Firm-Wide Risk team in Weehawken. We support the

business in calculating and reporting regulatory-significant consequential risk

metrics across the full Firm-Wide portfolio.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • minimum 4 years (5 or more desirable) proven experience supporting

Windows server platform and working on Unix platforms

  • at least 4 years of experience (5 or more years desirable) in Oracle database

development, including modeling and development in Oracle PL/SQL

  • experience with programming in R, Perl, Java and/or Python;

  • knowledge of Unix shell scripting (bash, ksh, csh), job control systems (JCS,

autosys) and source control systems (svn or git)

  • willingness and aptitude to work in an Agile environment and relevant tooling, such as JIRA.

  • quality and client-focus attitude

You are:

  • ideally experienced in supporting SAS or Matlab

  • preferable knowledgeable in developing java JSP

  • a great team player that can also work independently

  • ambitious about learning new technologies

  • ideally experienced in Data Science and/or Hadoop (or willing to learn in a fast-paced environment)

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 #: 174170BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Software & Infrastructure Engineer – Firmwide Risk

City: Weehawken

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)