Senior Software Engineer, Python - ESG


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Recruiter

T Rowe Price

Listed on

27th November 2023

Location

London (city)

Salary/Rate

Competitive

Salary Notes

Competitive

Type

Permanent

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There is a place for you at T. Rowe Price to grow, contribute, learn, and make a difference. We are a premier asset manager focused on delivering global investment management excellence and retirement services that investors can rely on today and in the future. The work we do matters. We invite you to explore the opportunity to join us and grow your career with us.

 

OVERVIEW

The ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) project supports the work of the Responsible Investment team by building and maintaining the ESG analytics platform and by onboarding and maintaining the ESG data sets.

The technology project team require an experienced senior developer to join their London team, who has significant experience in working with and analyzing large, disparate datasets.  The successful candidate would also be expected to partner with the ESG business users to develop and refine their models and toolset.

The role will involve the build out of a new technology platform to produce multiple ESG models in Python, serve the data with ASP.NET with GRPC to interact and administer the models in a Typescript + React frontend.

 

ROLE SUMMARY AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Analysis and delivery of complex Front Office investments data and analytics tools with a focus on ESG data and modelling

Pro-active and independent engagement with business and technology partners of varying levels to ensure clarity of the problem and opportunity.

Elicit business requirements, questioning and challenging where necessary

Contribute to tactical and strategic roadmap planning

Manage technical debt within the models and tools

Proactively help team members/make suggestions to improve practices.

 

TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS

5+ years of relevant experience

Expertise in Python 3.10+

An understanding of architecting solutions for the cloud. Experience with AWS a strong plus

Willing to own and develop business requirements through all aspects of the system

Stays current with many best-of-breed technologies

Knowledge of statistical modelling and data analysis

Experience in working in an Agile team and familiar with JIRA or similar tools

Deep appreciation of dev ops and automation

Shows a commitment to quality by implementing suitable software using unit/integration and acceptance testing at the time of feature development

Leads code reviews and actively participates in providing feedback on others' designs/code

Owns technical debt in their own software

 

BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE

Able to work directly with stakeholders

Experience building analytical models in Python

Hands on experience of at least some of a broad range of asset classes in the financial industry a plus

Understanding of ESG drivers within Investment Management. Hands on experience with ESG vendor data a strong plus

Decisions show a focus on current and future business priorities

Can articulate business needs and translate them into technology solutions

 

Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:

We strive for equity, equality, and opportunity for all associates. When we embrace the power of diversity and create an environment where people can bring their authentic and best selves to work, our firm is stronger, and we create greater value for our clients. Our commitment and inclusive programming aim to lift the experience for each associate and builds allies for our global associate community. We know that a sense of belonging is key not only to your success at the firm, but also to your ability to bring your best each day.

T Rowe Price is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity of thought, gender, and race. We believe our continued success depends upon the equal treatment of all associates and applicants for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, religion, creed, colour, national origin, sex, gender, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship status, military or veteran status, pregnancy, or any other classification protected by country, federal, state, or local law.

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