Senior Java Software Engineer (Aladdin Business)

Full Time New York,NY Blackrock

Descriptio. About BlackRoc. BlackRock helps investors build better financial future. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goal.

As of December 31, 2018, the firm managed approximately $5.98 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwid. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: | LinkedIn: About BlackRoc. BlackRock is one of the world s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the worl.

BlackRock offers a range of solutions from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world s capital market. Our clients can access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iShares ETF. What is Aladdin? The Aladdin product unites the information, people, and technology needed to manage money in real time at every step in the investment proces. Aladdin enables organizations to communicate better, work smarter, see clearer, and move faster in a changing landscap.

Aladdin combines sophisticated risk analytics with comprehensive portfolio management, trading and operations tools on a single platform to power informed decision-making and create a connective tissue for thousands of users investing worldwid. What is the Opportunity? Within the Aladdin Business we are laser focused on delivering a next level client experience at scale to users across the Aladdin communit. We build tools that empower our users, modernize the client support experience and streamline the way we run our busines. We are passionate about using technology to drive scale in our business and delivering a superior user experienc.

Individuals within the Product Services Engineering may follow one of two paths: Product Services Engineering Product Tea. Product Team Engineers sit among our Product Marketing and Client Service teams, so they understand firsthand how our users leverage our tools, the questions they ask and the issues they fac. They are responsible for translating that knowledge into impactful usability and functional enhancements, bug fixes big and small, and tools to scale suppor. Success in this role is measured by moving the needle on the level of input our users feel they have into the product lifecycle, their perception of our responsiveness to issues, and our team s ability to support a growing user bas.

Sample (Data Team). Deliver against prioritized, client-directed feature enhancement. Examples include: Addition of new fields to Aladdin s inbound and outbound interfaces and reporting tool. Construction of a workflow tool to facilitate the client resolution of data quality check. Drive user delight, eliminate inquiry and streamline implementations processes by improving usability in the data & interfaces toolki.

Examples include: Reinvent the user experience for client developers and technical project managers using Aladdin s batch-based interfaces suite by building try it out interface samples for a variety of business specific workflow. Creating client self-service tools for inbound and outbound interface creation and maintenance, incorporating user-triggered testing functionality and inbound data validatio. Rapidly address issues in the data & interface platforms identified & escalated through user inquir. Operate as part of the virtual Data product team, participating in all team meeting.

Product Services Engineering Scale & Experience Projects . Project Team Engineers work on products that modernize the client support experience, enable our people to their jobs better, and give us the information we need to run our busines. Sample Project. Aladdin Metrics: Empower the business to leverage the usage and inquiry data available to drive more powerful engagements with our clients and to make smart decisions for our tea. Design and maintain scalable data models and pipeline.

Develop reusable tools for the management and manipulation of dat. Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of data collection, storage, and retrieval processe. Partner to build out a scalable visualization platfor. Aladdin Business Portal: Deliver a centralized portal, that marries an individual s to-do list with the workflows and context they need to do their job wel.

Partner with stakeholders to design a tool set that addresses key workflows for each team across our busines. Build out of end points for underlying data set. Build out of a process management tool-se. Build out of flexible GU.

Aladdin Help: Create a centralized in-app hub for training and support resources available in every app within Aladdi. Integrate user satisfaction into the Aladdin Help workflo. Create a user profile, including recommended for you conten. Design and maintain Contact Us and My Inquiry screen.

The Right Candidate for this Opportunit. Is passionate about improving user experience, and wants to understand first-hand how our product is used every day, where it meets our users needs and where it does no. Loves coding to solve problems big and small, and will stop at nothing to get the job don. Is curious and loves learning new things to deliver an impactful solution for our user.

Recognizes that sometimes the least glamorous problems are the most impactful to solv. Loves working on a team, and has strong communication skill. Is excited to learn about both the business and technology sides of a fin-tech organizatio. Competency in one or several programming languages (ex: Java, JavaScript). Background using Agile/JIRA workflow.

Financial knowledge and interest is strongly recommende. Strong teamwork, communication skills and time management abiliti. BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employe. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by la.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the of the law, including any applicable fair chance law. [...]


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