GSO - Middle-Level/Senior Developer, Assistant Vice President
Job Description: GSO - Middle-Level/Senior Developer Employer:
Blackstone Firm Overview:
Blackstone is one of the world's leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with $457 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at www.blackstone.com. Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone. Business Unit:
GSO Business Unit Overview:
GSO Capital Partners LP is the global credit investment platform of Blackstone. With approximately $131 billion of assets under management, GSO is one of the largest alternative managers in the world focused on the leveraged-finance, or non-investment grade related, marketplace. GSO seeks to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns in its business by investing in a broad array of strategies including mezzanine debt, distressed investing, leveraged loans and other special-situation strategies. Its funds are major providers of credit for small and middle-market companies and they also advance rescue financing to help distressed companies. Job Title:
Assistant Vice President Job Description:
The GSO Technology team is seeking a middle- to senior-level full-stack Microsoft technologist with some financial product knowledge to work in a small team to develop enterprise systems for a large buy-side credit trading business. Responsibilities:
- Trading system development and support
- Risk Management system development and support
- Market Data system development and support
- Quantitative Analysis system development and support
- Other strategic management initiatives
GSO seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, intelligent and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. Ideal candidates will be self-drive, flexible to work on multiple projects simultaneously and have excellent communication skills. In addition, the successful candidate should have:
- B.S. Degree in Computer, Math, Quantitative Finance or Engineering
- 5-10 years of experience within a Technology team at a financial firm
- Strong C# and SQL experience
- Experience with other programming languages such as Java Script, F# or Python
- Some fixed income and portfolio accounting knowledge
- Knowledge in vendor systems in the fixed income and portfolio accounting areas
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.
If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).
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