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AVP/VP, Full Stack Quantitative Developer (Portfolio Analytics), Investment Insights Group

Location: 

Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Data & Technology
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  13241

Investment Insights Group (IIG)
The Investment Insights Group (IIG) uses advanced quantitative techniques and cutting-edge technological tools to generate insights that drive outstanding investment outcomes for GIC. 

 

We are a multi-disciplinary team of Quantitative Researchers and Software Developers that work closely with each of our investment departments – from Public Markets like Equities and Fixed Income, to Private Markets like Private Equity and Real Estate – to drive superior returns.

 

Our team of software developers, whom we call “Alpha Technologists”, develop platforms for investment teams and quantitative researchers, allowing GIC to harness our differentiated quantitative methods at scale.  They also drive synergy across departments to enhance cross-asset investment capabilities at GIC.
 
What you will be doing

You are a Quantitative Developer looking to join a multi-disciplinary application team and work closely with our risk and investment management departments to plan, design, implement and maintain strategic firm-wide multi-asset analytical capabilities.

 

You are a proven problem-solver and team player with a passion in applying technology to investments and portfolio analytics, and driving continuous improvement.

 

Responsibilities

  • Build out a next generation portfolio management platform to support senior management in scenario analysis, asset allocation and trading decisions.
  • Conduct detailed analysis on business requirements and develop solutions to enhance or add new analytical capabilities.
  • Become a core contributor to analytics libraries, implement clean and robust code.
  • Take an agile and pragmatic approach, ensure quick time-to-market and code reusability.

 
Join us if you have/are

  • Good knowledge in financial and risk modelling.
  • An advanced degree or progressing towards one in quantitative finance or CFA is a plus.
  • 3 to 7 years of relevant experience in quantitative software development, and hands on experience in solution designing, software testing and production support. 
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies and practices such as Scrum, Kanban and Test-Driven Development.
  • Experience in system architecture and design.
  • Superior and current programming skills in 2 or more of the following
    • React.js and other JavaScript framework/libraries, 
    • C# (.Net Core), Python, or Java
    • Database technologies such as Microsoft SQL, PostgreSQL and MongoDB
    • Keen learner, independent problem solver with strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.