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Lead Software Engineer

Wellington Management Company, LLP
Boston, USA
Closing date
Nov 23, 2023

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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

Company : Wellington Management Company LLP

Location : 280 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210

Position Title : Lead Software Engineer

Job Description :

Use quantitative and software engineering skills to drive software development of Wellington's next generation of quantitative tools. Specifically, participate in full-cycle software development, including development, regression testing, deployment, and production support. Provide technical contribution to a development team with responsibility for architecture, design, and implementation. Partner closely with investment, risk, and research teams to understand business needs and to create effective technical solutions. Participate in implementation of business process improvements involving, but not limited to, investment process efficiency, data quality improvements, and simplifying investor workflow. Position is fixed location based in Boston office; however, telecommuting from a home office location may also be allowed.

Job Requirements :

Requires a Master's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a directly related field plus four (4) years of experience driving the analysis, design, development, and implementation of complex business critical applications.

Must have four (4) years of experience in each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):
  • Working experience in various financial instruments and investment data concepts
  • Experience with implementing models for securities, risk, bond analytics, and scenario analysis
  • Experience developing J2EE solutions using Java, JDBC, Web Services, Messaging, and related technologies
  • Experience with Multi-threaded applications and frameworks
  • Experience building micro services using Java and Spring framework tools
  • Experience with AWS services, including S3, EC2, RDS (Postgres or MySQL), lambda, and CloudFormation
  • Experience with data analysis and using SQL or another relational database technology
  • Experience with design patterns and data architecture principles
  • Experience with modern software development and testing methodologies, including Artifactory, GIT, and Jenkins CI
Will accept a Bachelor's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a directly related field plus seven (7) years of experience in driving the analysis, design, development, and implementation of complex business critical applications in lieu of a Master's degree plus four (4) years of experience.

40 hours/week, 9:00am-5:00pm, $158,000-190,000/year.

To apply, please submit resume on-line or to (Req. #R89680)

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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