About this role
Are you a highly motivated professional interested in building a career in Fintech Technology? Do you want to be part of a team that shapes and improves our client's investment processes? Can you deliver in a fast-paced environment and demonstrate resilience in the face of challenges? If this sounds like you, then join the Aladdin® business.
As a member of one of BlackRock's fastest growing areas you will have the commercial and client-facing skillset to work on the complete investment lifecycle - leveraging cutting edge technology to help some of the largest institutions and investors in the world.
► The feel of a start-up with the backing of the world's largest asset manager
► A dynamic environment with professional growth opportunities and a welcoming employee culture
► Sophisticated clients who call on our expertise to achieve strategic objectives ranging from streamlining workflows to implementing creative and innovative solutions
► An organization that prides itself on delivering a superior user experience
► A working understanding of operational workflows in trading, compliance, middle-office, data & analytics or in the field of client reporting & performance attribution
► Experience with buy-side investment management workflows
► A consultative approach to understanding client needs and a passion for solving problems
► Strong interest in technology and an aptitude for learning new systems
► Emotional ownership, pride in what you do and a strong team ethos
► 2-6 years of experience in Financial Services, Technology, Consulting or Buy Side firm
You may have:
► Proficiency in data science
► Understanding of data interfacing, e.g., APIs, SFTPs
► A working knowledge of SQL, UNIX, VBA, R, Python or similar, and/or Aladdin
► Direct trading, middle office or client reporting experience
► CFA or other professional qualifications
Who are our clients?
Portfolio managers, risk professionals, operations experts, and data analysts at all levels of an organization. The Aladdin platform empowers users from all walks of life to achieve their investment and risk management goals by providing them with direct access to the best in class investment technology, cutting edge risk modelling methods and a dedicated team of service specialists. We pride ourselves on delivering a differentiated service, not software.
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.
BlackRock's purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. 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 September 30, 2020, the firm managed approximately $7.81 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide.
For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com/corporate | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock .
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.