We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $1.92 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 2,800 employees in 17 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.
PIMCO is one of the worldâ€™s premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.
We are hiring a Development Lead to manage a small team of developers to lead the initiative to build out PIMCOâ€™s global market data backbone and migration to public cloud for our Time Series and Tick Data products making investment data available to internal clients for analysis and modelling of quantitative trading strategies. This team is part of our Market Data & Time Series Services Team in the Data Science Group. We define, implement and support systems that provide the foundation of the platform. Market Data Services provides intraday market data to PIMCO applications, for pricing and risk, Time Series Services provides managed data sets to our Analytics teams for use in modelling, and collects stores and distributes internally generated series.
Our solutions range from real-time feed handlers, tick capture, messaging, and RESTful web-services and client API integration with Java, Python & Excel, both on premise and onto PIMCO internal and external cloud platforms.
Player/Coach for a development team
Customer-centric Product Development (establish roadmap for product, solution design for business features, handle risk)
Design, develop and lead the delivery of high quality solutions
Collaboration with Core Engineering Groups to deliver strategically-aligned outcomes
Actively Support users of our Services
Integration with other services/applications in PIMCO
Partner with Production Support & Operational Team
Work with External Vendor Technology Teams
Responsible for solution design and technology roadmap
Bachelorâ€™s degree in Computer Science or Engineering related fields
5+ years of API development experience in Python, Java, or similar language
2+ years of experience leading a team
Solution Architecture experience
Python development expertise required
Have led Cloud based projects, AWS preferred
Experience with real-time messaging using REDIS, Kafka etcâ€¦
Experience with Time Series & Tick Databases a plus
Experience in using RESTful services
May have personal GitHub, and have made open source contributions
Bloomberg and/or Reuters market data experience, an advantage
PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Life insurance and travel coverage
401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office