Job Description

Job Title: Financial Engineer IV
Job Location: Washington, DC


  • Work in a team of software develops and financial engineers
  • Doing architectural design and implementation for enterprise scale web applications aligned with the corporate standard
  • Work with Capital Markets customers to understand their business needs and develop financial application frameworks, prototypes, and technical solutions that meet/exceed the business needs of the fast changing Capital Markets business
  • Use advanced mathematical, analytical, or econometric tools to create algorithms that will be used in analytical or product development processes
  • Develop or refine computer applications that provide deeper analysis of prospective asset performance, asset pricing, new asset classes, or information needed to measure or hedge risk
  • Provide ongoing analysis of new products or asset classes, and suggest program modifications as necessary
  • May test applications for accuracy and functionality before putting them into service
  • Formula innovative architecture for web application solutions
  • Support Capital Markets business application development using Java/J2EE frameworks, Rest Web Services, Oracle
  • Support integration of predictive and prescriptive analytics in applications to develop insights and illuminate future course of action
  • Investigate, propose, and implement new technologies to enhance our capabilities including cloud migration
  • Provide technical guidance to junior staff, serve as technical lead on projects to develop refined analytical applications
  • Understand credit risk models, structured finance, valuation, and pricing and credit risk transfer mortgage business

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, or Statistics or related area of study
  • Six+ years of related experience
  • Strong programming ability in Java and at least one of C/C++, Java, R, or Python
  • Experience with web application architecture and UI using J2EE, AngularJS, JSP, HTML/CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery, and AJAX
  • Good command of UNIX shell scripting and Oracle/Netezza databases
  • Experience working on business intelligence platform or reporting tool for data visualizations and reports
  • Ability to communicate technical design solutions to a variety of audiences
  • Excitement to develop enterprise scale applications that work with huge data sets
  • Creative and self-motivated
  • Excellent analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to develop proficiency in new skills rapidly and thrive in a fast changing environment
  • Strong technical writing and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team player

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's or higher degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Finance, or Physics
  • Ten+ years of related work experience

QBH#: 2316

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