Software Developer - Investment Banking

Job Requisition Number: 33181

United States

New York - USA

The Company:

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.

The Role:

Bloomberg is creating a new team in New York to build out our new Investment Banking product suite and is seeking experienced developers eager to help specify, design and build this exciting new product from the ground up.

In our continued effort to focus on new areas of growth for the terminal, Bloomberg has recognized the opportunity to address needs specific to the Investment Banking community. You can lead the way in developing Bloomberg's first ever product intended to satisfy the demands of both Junior and Senior Investment Bankers. Our Investment Banking product will provide a set of analytics allowing Bankers to analyze companies, industries, financing opportunities, deals and market data in support of the deal-making process. In addition, we will be beginning the build out of a game-changing set of collaboration tools aimed at streamlining the process of deal pitching and presentation to prospective Banking clients.

Successful applicants will work closely with their team-lead and will be expected to take ownership of one or more portions of the Investment Banking product suite. They will also work closely with a dedicated Product Manager and Sales team to spec out this brand new set of products, and collaborating with several other teams in R&D to deliver on this ambitious set of goals.

This is a challenging and exciting role for a motivated and engaged individual. Applicants should have strong experience developing Bloomberg terminal application (RDE/C++/CODMB2) as well as a specific interest in building a product from the ground up.


- Motivated and engaged individual interest in building a product from the ground up.

- Strong and extensive C++/UNIX development skills

- 4+ years of professional software development

- Experience with industry standard tools for code coverage, debugging, performance profiling and memory management. For example dbx, Purify, Quantify

- Finance knowledge preferred but not required

- Strong interpersonal and communication skills

- Strong problem solving and analytical skills

- Self-motivated and detail-oriented with a desire to design and develop financial software applications

Referral by Yongchun Wu