Command Center Operations Developer, Associate

  • Competitive
  • Édimbourg, Ecosse, Royaume-Uni
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • BlackRock
  • 17 janv. 18 2018-01-17

BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that

BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock_news | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock
 

Business Unit Overview

The Aladdin Product Group develops and supports every facet of BlackRock’s information system’s needs. Our global teams perform a wide variety of activities from maintaining system stability to growing the features and functionality of our state-of the-art trading and asset management platform, Aladdin.

 
Command Center Operations (CCO) is responsible for the global Command Center which proactively identifies, escalates, communicates and resolves incidents for BlackRock and external clients.  CCO also enhances operational stability through operationally focused cross functional projects, structured documentation, reporting and, disaster recovery testing.  CCO drives proactive incident and problem management reducing and preventing incidents from occurring through data driven trend analysis and reporting.


About the role:
 
We are looking for individuals interested in developing the operational tooling to support the Aladdin platform which is used by over 100 of the top global corporations.
 
Our mission is incident prevention and enhancing the operational stability and scale of Aladdin. If you are interested in joining our new development team to build new operational tools and enhance our existing toolset we would love to meet with you.
 
We are looking for a motivated, self-starter, who enjoys a challenge, has a strong background in designing and writing excellent code and wants to be part of one of the world’s top FinTech companies. 
 


Skills / Qualifications:

 
We are interested in experienced people who have a proven track record of delivering creative solutions in an efficient manner. Some of the following skills are desirable but not essential: 
  • Programming: Python, Java
  • Usage of code management software: Git, JIRA
  • Experience of APIs and understanding of HTTP and REST architecture.
  • Experience with modern web development frameworks/libraries like Angular, High-Charts, React
  • Extensive use of working on Web Technologies (HTML 5, Angular 2, Angular 4, React)
 
If this sounds like the type of role which would excite you, please get in touch.