Senior Java Developer - Associate


About AQR Capital Management

AQR is a global investment management firm built at the intersection of financial theory and practical application. We strive to deliver superior, long-term results for our clients by seeking to filter out market noise to identify and isolate what matters most, and by developing ideas that stand up to rigorous testing. Underpinning this philosophy is an unrelenting commitment to excellence in technology — powering our insights and analysis. This unique combination has made us leaders in alternative and traditional strategies since 1998.

AQR takes a systematic, research-driven approach, applying quantitative tools to process fundamental information and manage risk. Our clients include institutional investors, such as pension funds, insurance companies, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, as well as financial advisors.

Job description:

The Team and Your Role

In this role you will be a part of the Client Technology Engineering supporting AQR Client Administration, Onboarding and Business Development teams. You will be responsible for design, development and support of automation solutions – design and implement APIs, aggregate data from various sources, implement business logic, automate the formatting and rendering of presentations and reports. The candidate is expected to be able to work directly with the business users as well as to collaborate with other engineering teams.

What You Will Bring:

  • BA/BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent field
  • 3+ years of software development experience in Java with substantial individual contribution
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong working knowledge of SQL
  • Experience working with
    • Angular
    • .Net Core
    • AWS
    • Microservice architecture
    • RESTful application design
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player
  • Experience working with CRM systems is a plus
  • Experience working with reporting automation systems is a plus
  • Experience working in financial industry is a plus


Life at AQR

Benefits

AQR offers generous benefits: 100% paid Medical, Dental and Vision coverage. Perks include health and wellness allowances, meditation programs, onsite breakfasts and lunches and stocked kitchens with seasonal treats.

Employee Connectivity

Employees participate in a range of connectivity and community building events & experiences the firm offers: Book Clubs, Research Colloquiums, baseball outings, Star Wars premiere, our Food Truck Social and volunteer opportunities.

Learning & Development

QUANTA, the firm's learning and development program, offers both professional and personal growth opportunities through 350+ classes per year.