UBS Financial Services AM Technology - Software Engineer Team Lead in Chicago, Illinois

Your role:

We are looking for a highly experienced, Lead Software Developer for the UBS Asset Management divisional IT team. The hire will be working on both critical enhancements to the existing Investment and Operational tools in order to assist the business in identifying new Alpha generation opportunities as well as insuring the components of the operational platform are as efficient as possible. This individual will be interacting with key business Stake holders to help define and drive change. He/She will lead a small team similarly experienced Software Developers and represent that team to Senior Business and IT Management.

The candidate must be a seasoned full stack developer and have experience designing, implementing and delivering into production complete solutions. Experience in Financial Technology is required and may include areas of Portfolio Management, Accounting, Risk Management, Data Analysis, and Client Reporting solutions.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You will be working for Group Technology out of our Chicago, IL office. You will report into the Portfolio Management & Trading - Hedge Fund Solutions (HFS) Technology Lead.

Your expertise:

You have:

•four year bachelors degree or the international equivalent in computer science , math, engineering, physics or MIS related degree

•10+ years application development experience within a financial services organization and experience leading a team of delivery-focused engineers

•practical experience with Linux, UNIX and Windows desktop environments

•relational databases, preferably Sybase, MS SQL, or Oracle

•programming languages: Java, JavaScript, Python, Perl, SQL, Shell Scripting

•practical experience with Source code control systems and release management techniques

•the ability to work with both Front and Middle Office business staff to define requirements and build plans to deliver solutions

-worked in an Asset Management Fund environment

•worked with Web technologies such as Tomcat, HTML5, JSP, Angular or React

You are:

-experienced working in a globally distributed team and environment

-an excellent communicator

-adept at problem solving

-accustomed to working with Risk Systems

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 177834BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: AM Technology - Software Engineer Team Lead

City: Chicago

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - Illinois

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)