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C++/Linux Developer- Full-Time - Global Middle/Back Office -- Accounting

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Category: Development
Company Description: Leading investor in major financial markets
Location: Chicago, IL
Job Number: 8723

Job Description:

The developer will join the Accounting Development Team, building systems that generate daily front-office PnL results, supply data for each fund's monthly and year-end financial statements, meet regulatory and tax reporting needs, and provide support for reconciliation and control. The developer will play a critical role in redesigning and rewriting a number of accounting modules in 2016-2017, accelerating the delivery of PnL to the desk each day, streamlining month-end and year-end processes to reduce manual effort, and transitioning from a "report-only" environment to one that incorporates live interactive views of PnL and financial statements, and where faster and better information from our systems is providing insight into possible new business opportunities for the firm.

Required skills are medium to deep knowledge (min 3-5 years professional experience) of both C++ and SQL / relational databases, preferably on the Linux platform. C++ experience should include deep knowledge of data structures, object-oriented design, STL. Experience with multithreading and C++11/C++14 features are desirable. In addition, knowledge of Perl and/or Python are desired, and C# /.NET skills will be advantageous. Previous experience with Sybase IQ, Sybase ASE, and/or Microsoft SQL Server will be helpful.

Experience in the finance industry is preferred, as is experience interacting with accounting or with other back-office functions. Developer must be willing to work directly with users to understand requirements, and translate to delivery of solutions that meet the business need. Good communication skills and an ability to directly interact with the business will be important in this role. Role is expected to require approximately 70% development work, 15% business interaction, and 15% support.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.

Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.

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Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

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