Senior Software Developer - Portfolio Analytics & Risk Team

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Aug 8, 2012 - Requisition No. 34136

The Role:

The Portfolio and Risk Analytics team is beginning a complex and ambitious project to build a world-class portfolio analytics system. The Risk Analytics group is beginning a state-of-the art risk management product covering a wide range of asset classes and risk measurement methodologies, as well as offering cutting edge research in the field. These systems will compete with gold standard market players and will be offered as a premium addition to the core Bloomberg service.

We are seeking talented, disciplined, and detail-oriented software engineers to design and develop core functionality for this new system. The successful candidate will have a solid track record developing complex software applications and systems. Experience in portfolio level analytics, fixed income, or derivatives analysis a plus.


  • 5+ years with large-scale client-server C++ software, service-oriented architectures, and relational databases
  • Solid experience with data structures, algorithms, and multi-threaded programming
  • Ability to articulate technical vision, mentor team members; strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of finance, especially around fixed income or equity portfolio analytics, is a plus

The Company

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.

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