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Job Description:

Quantitative Developer

Job ID # JR68413
Functional Area Information Technology
Position Type Full-Time Regular
Education Desired BSc

Primary Location CA-Ontario-Toronto 100 King Street-4285
Secondary Location(s)

Travel Percentage 000
Relocation Provided No

Are you curious, motivated, and forward-thinking At FIS youll have the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and relevant issues in financial services and technology Our talented people empower us, and we believe in being part of a team that is open, collaborative, entrepreneurial, passionate and above all fun

About the team

Apex Collateral is FISs innovative solution for collateral management, optimization and trading on a single platform It helps collateral traders, risk professionals, operations staff and senior management manage and optimize their collateral on an enterprise-wide basis Not all institutions will want to replace their collateral management infrastructure wholesale, so Apex Collateral is structured in a modular way You can pick and choose the elements of the platform that best fit your specific requirements Apex Collateral can help you simulate the impact of changing requirements, maximize the reuse of collateral, improve the efficiency of your operations and create a best practice environment that delivers compliance and peace of mind

What you will be doing

Develops financial models through research to support the optimization engine within Apex Collateral platform

Creates the prototypes and productizes the innovative software components to address current and future problems in Collateral Optimization

Contributes to framework design software; models into software pattern

Writes code and completes programming on the unique mathematical models developed, with accuracy and consideration of system performance

Documents clear and concise reports of both the mathematical finance theory used and software programming implementation details; including procedures for installation and maintenance

Explains financial software creation and maintenance by authoring functional requirements, functional design, technical design specifications and effort estimates

Verifies the new and existing financial models are correct and are appropriate for their intended use

Understands and applies, industry standard model validation best-practice in their work and processes where appropriate

Performs large scale system software testing as well as the development of regression tests for all newly coded models and algorithms

Manages the whole product life-cycle from defining the functional requirements through development, testing and final documentation and release

Supports in the maintenance of released software through analysis of issues, bug fixes and direct client support where required

Provides advice, demonstrations, and support to clients and internal stakeholders in both pre- and post-sales processes

Defends, validates and assesses model choices and assumptions in high-pressure environments such as during client engagements

Understands the realities of model development and is able to make pragmatic and business-aware choices when trading-off sophistication and accuracy versus implementation and performance costs

Communicates development progress and work within a wider project managed engagement giving timely and reliable updates and advice

Other related duties assigned as needed

What you bring

Evidence of modelling techniques in previous employment and/or research experience

Experience in the financial business domain
Very good expertise in the C#NET language
Very good experience with TDD and best coding practices

Experience with market standard solving engine such as Gurobi or CPLEX is a plus

Knowledge of end-to-end systems development life cycles Particularly passionate about Agile Software Development

Proficiency in solutions design and requirements

Outstanding verbal and written communication skills to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization, eg, executive, management, individual contributors

Excellent analytical, decision-making, problem-solving, team, and time management skills

Ability to persuade and influence others on the best approach to take

Positive outlook, strong work ethic, and responsive to internal and external clients and contacts

Ability to work as part of a team or alone making a strong contribution in either scenario

Proven software engineering experience, especially in the field of financial software

Exceptional mathematical and analytical skills

Superior interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

Delivery-oriented team player who takes responsibility for the teams success and strives to continually learn and improve

Ability to interface with all levels of employees and effectively interact with various functional areas and facilities

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, management, and clients

What we offer you

Competitive salary
Attractive benefits including private medical cover, dental cover, and travel insurance
A multifaceted job with a high degree of responsibility and a broad spectrum of opportunities
A modern, international work environment and a dedicated and motivated team
The chance to work on some of the most challenging, relevant issues in financial services & technology

With a 50-year history rooted in the financial services industry, FIS is the worlds largest global provider dedicated to financial technology solutions We champion clients from banking to capital markets, retail to corporate and everything touched by financial services Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, our 53,000 worldwide employees help serve more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries Our technology powers billions of transactions annually that move over $9 trillion around the globe FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poors 500 Index

FIS is committed to protecting the privacy and security of all personal information that we process in order to provide services to our clients For specific information on how FIS protects personal information online, please see the FIS Online Privacy Notice

FIS is an equal opportunity employer We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics The EEO is the Law poster is available here and here

For positions located in the US, the conditions below apply If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test and background check (including criminal record check) ADA Disclaimer In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis

As part of the selection process this role may require an assessment to determine suitability

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Hardware/Networking, Telecom
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Software Engineer
Salary : 200000-400000 P/A
Deadline : 11th Nov 2019

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