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Sr. Software Engineer (Java)
Boston, MA  |  Onsite
Contract Position
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Applied on November 27, 2021
Job Id #51760 Posted October 29, 2021

Position Description:
  • Software design/development
  • Develop/validate requirements with help of business and technology team
  • Solution design with help of architecture practice
  • Employ effective cloud-based technologies/patterns to deliver solutions
  • Develop transition plans to move assets from on-premises to cloud environment, leverage enterprise patterns and solutions
  • Support/maintenance
  • Automate systems and create self-service tools
  • Analyze/fix code defects and data quality issues
  • Ensure change management done effectively
  • Ensure applications comply with info sec/risk controls
Required Qualifications -
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field; or equivalent work experience. 
  • 5+ years of experience in technology and/or software development, progressing in complexity and responsibility. 
  • 5+ years of experience coding and/or designing in multiple programming languages, including focused experience in relevant/targeted software stack (Web Services, REST, HTML/CSS/JavaScript, Java or .NET / Python). 
  • 5+ years of practical experience and proven success with the design and build of complex software applications in multiple environments. 
  • Be an excellent problem solver with a solid understanding of OOP and a passion and drive to expand your coding skills. 
  • Solid foundational knowledge of SQL. Preferred Qualifications 
  • Experience within the asset management business and/or quantitative space a must (this includes working with asset/fund portfolio managers on portfolio balancing strategies, knowledge of asset classes, etc.) - Versed in investment decision support systems and technologies including Factset, Barra, Axioma, Xpressfeed and Clarifi. 
  • Web development: Experience with SPA framework (Angular, React, Vue, etc.)

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.


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