Application Programmer V
BCforward is seeking an Application Programmer for New York
The candidate would be responsible for maintaining and enhancing frameworks built in Qz/Python that are responsible both for internal data vending and for the suite of automation that drives regression testing of that framework.
The Zinc platform is the Authorized Data Store for Traded Products and houses a multi-year online repository of Trades, Positions and Risk. We load more than 6 billion rows into our Exadata platform daily. We provide data critical to many aspects of the Firms activities including Trading & Risk Management as well as middle office, back office and regulatory reporting.
Software developer role working on a centrally-available repository for risk storage and provisioning.
Candidate must have knowledge of coding in Python, Java or C++ and at least a basic knowledge of SQL. (Our code is in Python but we can cross train if need be given Java or C++ competency).
Candidate must have a B.S./B.A. In Computer Science or similar degree and knowledge of data structures and algorithms
Familiarity with MPP databases such as Netezza, Redshift, Exadata
Experience with UNIX or Linux
Experience in Institutional Finance IT (risk generation, risk reporting, trade capture, etc.)
Coding Niche Skills (Bi, ETL, Hadoop) : -1 (0 - No Familiarity) of 5 (5 - Expert)and 0 years
Hadoop : -1 (0 - No Familiarity) of 5 (5 - Expert)and 0 years
Python : -1 (0 - No Familiarity) of 5 (5 - Expert)and 0 years
Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 112763 when responding to this ad.