Sr. Technical Lead – Middle Office Technology Team in Iselin, New Jersey
Posted 01/20/22

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

 

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits

 

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:
Iselin, NJ
Chicago, IL 
Charlotte, NC

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Our client is looking for a Sr. Technical Lead to join the  Middle Office Technology team.
  • Candidate must have significant hands-on Technical Solution deployment experience with the Investment Management Business areas supported include Corporate Actions, Pricing, Reference Data Management, Trade Processing, Collateral Management and Portfolio Accounting Working knowledge of Equities, Fixed Income Securities and Alternative Investments like Private Equity & Hedge Funds is a must..  Also desirable would be direct experience working with external financial market data vendors like Bloomberg, IDC, S&P, Reuters, BBH, MarkIT & FACTSET.
  • The position will be responsible for design and development of solutions supporting Middle Office Technology functions at Nuveen. Candidate will be an active partner in working with the IT Leadership and Business Unit Leaders to develop strategic roadmaps, develop effective change initiatives, and successfully delivering the plans and deliverables to meet their business objectives.
  • To achieve this, the candidate must demonstrate understanding of investment data management processes and technology and successfully collaborate with other team members to foster a strong working relationship with our business partners. 
  • As a technical lead with subject matter expertise, the role will oversee the full life cycle of the delivery of solutions.  Oversight and guidance may include work in the realms of: basic research, application configuration, implementation, testing and supporting the solution.  
  • Architecting, designing and delivering small, mid-sized and large projects. 
  • Provide innovative solutions to business and IT challenges, evaluate and recommend new technology products and tools, recommending improvements to technology framework, identify risks in existing technology solutions and recommend solutions to mitigate the risk
  • Help drive IT performance to higher levels to improve business user satisfaction
  • Drive creation and adoption of improved team tools and processes
  • Ability to lead a team of developers to deploy technical solutions
  • Ability to mentor and coach Junior developers to delivery solid technical Solutions
  • Create Technical Design and Perform code review with developers before moving the code base to SIT (INT) environment.
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:
  • 15+ years of experience leading to successful demonstration of competencies as presented above
  • Solid technology background, including an understanding of technology-governance frameworks, and applications used in financial services
  • Strong expertise on the following Eagle Investment Systems suite of products: STAR, PACE,  Portfolio Data Center-PDC, Account Reference Manager, Reference data management - SRM (Security Reference Manager), Pricing Center, Workflow Manager, Scheduler, Message Center and Data Mart uploaders, exporters). 
  • Experience with scheduling, monitoring and file transfer tools Autosys, Splunk, IBM Sterling Integrator and Connect Direct
  • Experience with data management products and tools, relational database systems, Data Mart, metadata management products and tools, ETL tools like Data Stage, Reporting tools like OBIEE and Tableau
  • Experience with SPRING BOOT &  Vaadin Web frameworks, Apache Tomcat and Docker to decommission the existing applications.
  • Experience with Data distribution frameworks using Data Fabric, Data mart would be a big plus
  • Familiarity with Big Data architecture, Zaloni Data Platform, Data Lake architecture
  • Broad knowledge of IT processes, including experience in managing throughout the SDLC 
  • Broad knowledge of Investment Management industry operations, investing strategies, distribution channels and business control and support functions – with specific, in-depth knowledge of the Equities, Fixed Income, Derivatives and Alternates Business Units.
     
  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Iselin, New Jersey
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Date Posted: 01/20/22
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