Build and Release Engineer - Derivatives Team

Careers at Bloomberg

New York, NY

Posted Jan 24, 2018 - Requisition No. 64693

The Derivatives Pricing team in New York is responsible for Bloomberg’s high performance distributed cross-asset derivatives pricing platform that serves Bloomberg Terminal screens and Bloomberg Enterprise offerings. This spans a wide variety of software components including user interfaces, client facing APIs, service orientated architectures, data stores, functional contract modelling and quantitative finance libraries.

As a hands-on Build and Release Engineer at Bloomberg, your mission will be to ensure that our services are released efficiently, are highly robust and highly available. These services are expected to be accessible 24/7 and serve millions of hits daily.

We'll trust you to:

  • Manage system releases, write production software acceptance tests and coordinate all aspects of the release
  • Review and influence architecture, standards and methods for improving the operating services
  • Manage availability, latency and scalability of the Derivatives applications
  • Respond to and resolve unexpected and potential service problems and write software to prevent problem occurrence

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Strong UNIX shell scripting skills
  • Strong Python skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with software build and release
  • Experience with automation tools
  • Experience with Linux/Unix

We'd love to see:

  • Experience working with and configuring Jenkins
  • Experience with dpkg
  • Experience with CMake
  • Experience with C++
  • A passionate to improve system stability and efficiency
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