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#blackrock revenue has grown a month increase in staff

revenue has grown a month increase in staff

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#blackrock revenue has grown a month increase in staff

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#BlackRock as #Invested more into #Alibaba #Baidu #Jd.com

as more into #Jd.com

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#BlackRock as #Invested more into #Alibaba #Baidu #Jd.com

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#Blackrock Burned by #HongKing #market

Burned by

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#Blackrock Burned by #HongKing #market

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Wilder #Investment Grade attracts #Blackrock

Wilder Grade attracts

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Wilder #Investment Grade attracts #Blackrock

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#China #stock into a correction as #Blackrock seize the bubble bursting

into a correction as seize the bubble bursting

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#China #stock into a correction as #Blackrock seize the bubble bursting

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Blackrock blog: Impact of negative interest rates

Blackrock blog: Impact of negative interest rates

There seems to be some positive that comes out of this

Less Than Zero: The Implications of Negative Interest Rates

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Oh look another quant based hedge fund started by ex Blackrock genius employees

Oh look another quant based hedge fund started by ex Blackrock genius employees

Yawn…PHDs and extra screens will not automatically make you a more profitable trader

http://www.finalternatives.com/node/29451

http://www.pionline.com/article/20141222/ONLINE/141229992/blackrock-macquarie-millennium-alums-to-start-asia-quant-hedge-fund

http://www.finalternatives.com/node/29451

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BlackRock (NYC) – TRADING SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

BlackRock is the largest investment management firm in the world, with $3.561 trillion in assets under management as of December 31, 2010. In addition to managing assets on behalf of institutional and individual investors worldwide, BlackRock provides risk management, financial advisory services, and investment system outsourcing through its BlackRock Solutions business. BlackRock Solutions (BRS) provides services to both BlackRock’s internal asset management team and a wide variety of best-in-class external clients. In all, $9 trillion in securities and derivatives are maintained on our systems.

To further enhance the services it provides, BRS expects to launch an internal trading platform later this year. The platform will ultimately allow BlackRock’s clients to cross trades and ultimately lower their trading costs. As such, BlackRock is actively building a product management and development team to help build this platform.

Key Responsibilities:
• Overall development lead for building the platform including designing and developing overall technical architecture
• Manage team of 3-6 developers
• Hands on development expected 25-50% of time
• Determine technical specifications to meet business requirements including GUI design
• Interact closely with traders and end users on functionality
• Facilitate testing, rollout and deployment of core functionality
• Communicate development status and issues to senior management
• Reviews and sign off on all code development
• Provide ongoing development, support, and maintenance of existing application functionality
Requirements:
• 10+ years of experience working on trading technology
• Extensive familiarity with industry leading electronic trading platforms including working knowledge on integrating with such platforms
• 3-5 years of experience managing trading development teams
• Hands on Java/J2EE development
• Buy side and sell side knowledgeable
• Extensive knowledge about fixed income, FX and other markets
• BA/BS or advanced degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics or a related field.
• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills coupled with a strong attention to detail
• Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively and adapt quickly in a rapidly changing, team-based environment
• Experience working with global teams
Technical expertise in the following areas:
• Developing client/server and distributed systems
• Object-oriented analysis and design
• Java
• Enterprise messaging systems such as MQ and the like
• SYBASE
• XML and XSD
• ANT, Continuous Integration Tools, Unit testing, Subversion
• Spring
• Hibernate
• SWING
• FIX protoco

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Huh? BlackRock uses Octave not Matlab in this job description?

Huh? BlackRock uses Octave not Matlab in this job description?

 

BlackRock Solutions provides clients with access to the intellectual capital, risk analytics and investment platform used to support BlackRock’s asset management business. By combining sophisticated risk analytics and investment systems with capital markets and business process expertise, BlackRock Solutions helps clients address a variety of risk management and investment process challenges. BlackRock Solutions (BRS) provides services to both BlackRock’s internal asset management team and a wide variety of best-in-class external clients.

Responsibilities

• Model Development:
o Gather requirements and propose solutions to financial problems across various market segments including interest rates, credit, FX, equity derivatives etc.
o Implementation of solutions using C++, Perl, Octave and other software development tools as needed.
o Testing models to ensure quality.
o Deploying models into production ensuring that they are efficient and robust.
o Supporting production models and processes.
o Documentation and validation of models.
• Trouble-Shooting: Develop expertise in using our analytical tools. Aid in trouble-shooting to resolve issues under time constraints.
• Client Communication: Interface with both internal and external clients as needed.
• Maintenance: Help to maintain and support our existing models and processes.

Qualifications:

• Strong analytical skills: We seek candidates with a degree in Math, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering or Finance; advanced degree is preferred.
• Aptitude for programming: Enthusiasm for programming and the ability to produce production quality C++ code are essential. Familiarity with OOP concepts is crucial.
• Knowledge of Finance: We seek candidates with 1-5 years of experience. It is expected that the candidate possesses solid knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of finance although candidates with no financial background with strong problems solving, math and software skills may be considered.
• Good communication skills: A fluent command of the English language is required.
• Other qualifications: The BlackRock culture is one of excellence, teamwork, integrity, and delivering results to our clients. Success in Financial Modeling requires creativity, team focus, ability to multitask and meticulous attention to detail.

 

BlackRock is proud to be an E-Verify & Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer—M/F/D/V.

BlackRock is one of the world’s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock offers a range of solutions — from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world’s capital markets. Our clients can access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iShares® ETFs.

QUALIFIED CANDIDATES SHOULD APPLY AT:https://blackrock.taleo.net/careersection/br_prof_cs/jobdetail.ftl?job=30951

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