Senior Software Engineer

Wellington Management Company, LLP
Boston, USA
28 Sep 2022
29 Sep 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
About Us

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 60 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

We are transitioning to a hybrid work environment where both remote work and the office play a critical role. Our vision is a future where all employees are empowered to work flexibly to drive the best outcomes for our clients. Flexible work is a mindset and a core value. Our employees are encouraged to work remotely two days a week as a standard practice and will have flexibility in terms of working hours.

About the Role


The Risk & Security Analytics Team is responsible for providing advanced quantitative tools such as analytic calculators, risk models, cash flow engines, liquidity evaluation frameworks, and asset allocation strategies to Wellington's portfolio management and research teams. Members of the team play critical roles in firm's success by providing proprietary technology solutions, which enable complex investment decision-making. This Senior Software Engineer role will combine quantitative and software engineering skills to drive development of firm's next generation of quantitative tools.

• Participate in full-cycle software development including development, quality assurance, deployment, and production support

• Partner closely with investment and research teams to understand business needs and to create effective technical solutions

• Lead implementation of business process improvements involving, but not limited to, investment process efficiency, data quality improvements and simplifying investor workflow

• 7+ years of hands-on software development experience

• Experience with, and demonstrated understanding, of modern software development and testing methodologies

• Demonstrated experience developing J2EE solutions using Java, JDBC, Web Services, Messaging, and related technologies

• Experience with Web UI application development using React, Angular, or other JavaScript frameworks, is desirable

• Working knowledge of PL/SQL and relational database technologies

• Delivery focus and willingness to work in a fast-paced, mission-critical production environment

• Excellent written and verbal communications skills

• Understanding of fixed income security data, analytics, and risk management concepts, is a plus

• Prior experience using distributed computing, grid, or cloud technologies, particularly Amazon Web Services, is a plus

• Prior experience with Python, is desirable

• Bachelor's degree in computer science, math, physics, statistics, or another related field

Not sure you meet 100% of our qualifications? That's ok. If you believe that you could excel in this role, we encourage you to apply and welcome a chance to review your background. We are dedicated to building and maintaining a diversified workforce and considering a broad array of candidates with a variety of skill, workplace experiences, and backgrounds.

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management ensures that all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law . If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at .
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