We are looking to employ a Lead Engineer to join the Financial Solutions team based in Cambridge, MA. The ideal candidate will be the subject matter expert on financial services-specific, enterprise- and application-level technical architecture.
S / he will provide guidance, understanding, and education on the development of financial services-specific functions, services, and systems.
This individual will provide architectural guidance and direction for our financial services product offerings and will work with the collective Financial Solutions team at InterSystems to create, deliver, and sell our business solutions to financial services customers.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work collaboratively with the global Financial Solutions team and associated development teams to design and develop a set of business-specific solutions
Provide architectural guidance and direction on financial services-specific systems
Define the overall architecture and associated system patterns of our financial services product offerings
Design and develop core components, services, and systems
Ensure architecture meets the desired objectives for system architecture (high availability, scalability, security, flexible / configurable)
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Applied Math, or equivalent technical / analytical field
10+ years of experience in designing and implementing financial services systems from low latency trade processing / order management to scalable and highly performant computational platforms
10+ years of experience in leading development teams
10+ years in experience in project / program management
Highly proficient in core design patterns, constructs, and methodologies along with core computer science concepts
Highly proficient in multiple development languages
Broad expertise and experience in financial products
Expertise in multi-product risk / valuation concepts, computations, and methodologies
Self-motivated, results-oriented approach with a "get it done" attitude; capable of working effectively in a team setting
Adaptability and ability to handle changes in direction and priorities with ease; is positive and level-headed under pressure
Diligent, detail-oriented, and focused problem solver with a proactive approach; an evidence-oriented mindset
Exhibits strong collaboration skills with the ability to facilitate conversations and resolve conflicts
Strong verbal and written communication skills