Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group: Systems Developer, Portfolio Management

  • Company:
    connor, clark eamp; lunn financial group
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
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Systems Developer, Portfolio ManagementConnor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group Ltd.Vancouver, BCWe are Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group and we are looking for a Systems Developer, Portfolio Management wizard to join our Vancouver-based Information Systems, Portfolio Management Development team. The team is a friendly, collaborative, tight knit group that work together to effectively apply technology to investment problems which has been a key factor to the firm-s success. The Portfolio Management Development team is responsible for the high performance platform on which other teams build intelligent investment systems.What You Will DoThe System Developer plays an essential role through innovative technologies. In this role, you will:Collaborate with the team to analyze technology issuesDesign, plan, and implement solutions to identified problemsCommunicate with the data management team and complete JIRA requestsUse and enhance large-scale high performance time series kdb databasesMaintain and oversee the software life cycleInnovate underlying infrastructure systems to add value across the firmKeep systems running smoothly through enhancements and supportWhat You Will BringExperience: You have a minimum of 3 years- experience in a similar role (preferred but not required). Institutional investment firm experience is an asset.Knowledge: You have an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or similar.Problem Solving Skills: You possess an analytical mind, enjoy solving problems, and have an ability to perform deep thoughtful analysis to discover solutions.Tech Savvy: You are familiar with programming languages (Kdb+/Q, Java, C#, Python, Powershell) but not a must. A passion about technology, learning new languages and concepts is a plus.Operational Excellence: You have an approach and track record in achieving operational excellence where personal drive, high quality work, and getting things done are critical success factors.Collaborative Communication: You have a collaborative spirit that helps you work well with others and communicate effectively.Who We AreConnor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group Ltd. provides a broad range of traditional and alternative investment products and services to individuals, advisors and institutional investors. Our business comprises of eleven institutional investment affiliates that are responsible for investment decision making and client service, as well as distribution affiliates including Connor Clark & Lunn Private Capital, which provides multi-asset class investment solutions and Connor, Clark & Lunn Funds which distributes mutual funds. CC& LFG partners with each of its affiliates by contributing world class operations, product development expertise, broad distribution, and business management. We have grown from $29 billion in assets and 200 people in 2008 to over $86 billion in assets and over 600 people today. This has been accompanied by a high level of change in technology, types of assets managed, trading activity and geographic growth. As we look forward, we can see both opportunities and challenges for further growth that only reinforce our commitment to attracting, retaining and motivating the most talented people in our industry.We bring significant scale and expertise to the delivery of non-investment management functions through the centralization of all operational and distribution functions, allowing our talented investment managers to focus on what they do best. This is best achieved by:A High-Quality Environment: To work with people who we hold in high regard; to enjoy the time that we spend at work; to focus on productive activities without the distraction of politics and bureaucracy; to treat each other with respect.An to Succeed: To do work that has value and which presents the opportunity for professional growth and development.Recognition and Reward: To recognize each person-s contribution and to align compensation with contribution.CC& L is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or expression, disability, or age.To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter as one PDF.We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, but only those candidates shortlisted for interviews will be contacted. No telephone calls or recruitment agencies will be accepted.#CCL1