FMG Security Analytics Infrastructure, Analyst
Data Analytics & Modelling BudapestBudapest, Requisition #: R184056
BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. 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 goals. As of December 31, 2018, the firm managed approximately $5.98 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.
At BlackRock we are building something great in Budapest, our new global technology and Innovation hub, where we want to shape a culture in which challenge, development and innovation happen every day. Our mission as an organisation is to create a better financial future for our clients and BlackRock Budapest will enable this, through a relentless drive to make ourselves and our communities better. We are a diverse bunch of people who like to analyse, reinvent, and enhance how we work, and all in the pursuit of a better experience for our colleagues and clients. We offer The excitement to be a founder in a start-up with the security of a global, leading organization, where you will find innovation and inclusion are our competitive advantages. There are limitless problems to solve and opportunities for learning and development, alongside a team of clever and caring colleagues. Our culture is one of respect, challenge and stretch and we expect and value feedback. We believe that people reach their best potential when the different facets of their home, work, and community are all cared about. We will have a fun, fast-paced work environment located in cutting-edge facilities, with competitive and innovative benefits, and the ability to define your role, pursue your aspirations and shape your future within Hungary and beyond.
Who We Are
Financial Modeling Group works on implementing pricing and risk models for single products, which form the foundation for higher level analytics like portfolio-level pricing in other teams. It is a small, close-knit team with a collegiate culture that values openness, creativity and attention to details. We are also huge nerds.
The Budapest team offers great growth opportunities, and a good mixture of junior and more experienced people.
What We Look For
- Passion for Programming:
Programming is at the heart of everything we do. You have experience with an object-oriented programming language like C++, Java or C#. C++ is the primary language used in the team.
- Experience with development tools:
You are familiar with version control, code review, test and issue tracking systems.
Knowing CI/CD tools like Jenkins or Artifactory is a plus.
- Analytical Mindset:
You look at the big picture, ask relevant questions, aim scalable solutions and your decisions are supported by evidence.
- A Sense of Humor:
We don’t take ourselves too seriously, and hopefully neither do you.
What You Will Be Doing
- Model Infrastructure:
Provide clients with novel ways of leveraging our models like cross language APIs. Refactor existing analytical code to make it more modular and scalable.
- Quantitative Development:
Expand product and market coverage and improve run time performance of our models.
- Software Infrastructure:
Create build tools, improve test frameworks, automate development tasks, improve productivity. Be the hero who saves others from doing the same mistake twice.
- Making a change:
At BlackRock, you’re not limited by your age or title. Prove that you’re right and bring it on!
BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. 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 law.
BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.
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