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Technical Senior Consultant - Financial Services

Company: Deloitte
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Technical Senior Consultant - Financial Services

Responsibilities:

  • Work with top tier asset managers in the industry to implement investment solutions
  • Define requirements, identify gaps, and drive scalable solutions to solve client's pressing problems
  • Develop custom technical solutions using a variety of APIs, programming languages, and tools, leveraging industry best practices and support from business subject matter experts
  • Directly leading technical workstreams and/or small development teams within the context of a larger project, including building strong and effective relationships with business stakeholders
  • Comfort working with international teams in an onshore/offshore model
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to travel up to 40%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of technical experience at an investment firm, consulting firm, or financial software company. Hands-on experience implementing investment management software is desirable
    • Experience with investment management systems (i.e. Bloomberg AIM, Charles River IMS, BlackRock Aladdin, SCD). CRD experience is a plus
    • Proficient programming skills for designing and developing custom interfaces, plugins, and services to support investing workflows
    • Preferred development languages are Java, C#, SQL, and scripting languages like PowerShell and Windows batch. Experience integrating with CRD's APIs is a plus
    • Experience using ETL tools, ideally Pentaho Data Integration (also known as Kettle)
    • Experience in Agile teams utilizing CI/CD and DevOps models. Comfortable with the SDLC and change management
    • Experience with business requirements gathering, project management, and user testing management
    • The ideal candidate can react to a changing investment management atmosphere, rejoices in challenging situations, and is able to operate equally well as both a teammate and a self-starter
    • Track record of working in a collaborative, team-based environment to solve business challenges and drive change in large organizations
      Education/Certification:
      • Bachelor or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a finance-related field
      • Technical, Industry, and/or Project Management certifications are a plus

Keywords: Deloitte, Chicago , Technical Senior Consultant - Financial Services, IT / Software / Systems , Chicago, Illinois

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