2022 Software Engineering Entry-Level Analyst

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2022 Software Engineering Entry-Level Analyst

New York, NY +2 locations
  • Responsibilities

    To be eligible for this position, please complete the application on BlackRock's careers page after applying on WayUp. When applying on BlackRock's careers page, select up to two business divisions within the Analyst program. After applying you will immediately be invited to submit a Virtual Cover Letter and if you apply to Software Engineering, you will be invited to take a coding challenge. If you do not complete the application on BlackRock's careers page, you will not be eligible for the program.

    We build products and services to meet the needs of BlackRock and our clients. Our technology culture and solutions help distinguish BlackRock as an industry leader in both asset management and cutting-edge technologies. The team is made up of software engineers, data scientists, data engineers, quant developers, DevOps engineers, product managers, business analysts, UX engineers, UX designers and more, all working to drive innovation in the financial services industry.

    Our Team is Known For:

    • Being passionate about technology and solving complex problems
    • Being from diverse industries and academic backgrounds
    • Developing in Java, Python, Cassandra, Kubernetes, Kafka, Docker, a host of languages and open source technologies
    • Being technology leaders that unlock incremental innovation and drive technology culture at BlackRock

    What you will do as an analyst:

    • Gain a broad understanding of the investment process and the capabilities of Aladdin
    • Become a life-long learner through our BlackRock Academies
    • Work closely with senior engineers developing specific parts of the Aladdin platform. Take ownership of projects and watch your creations be released to thousands of users
    • Use ground-breaking technologies such as Spark, Storm, Solr, Cassandra, Hadoop, Angular, React, iOS, and more
    • Collaborate with colleagues to build innovative products during firm wide hackathons
    • Meet smart, fun people through volunteering, employee and professional networks, and every-day interactions
  • Qualifications
    • Intermediate programming skills in an OO language e.g. Java or Python
    • Problem solving skills
    • Communication skills
    • Resourcefulness
    • Critical thinking
    • Technical curiosity
  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • Locations
    San Francisco, CA • Atlanta, GA • New York, NY
  • Fun Fact
    We offer a fun, entrepreneurial culture you wouldn’t typically find at a financial services company. You can even wear jeans to work!
  • About Us

    BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, we help millions of people build savings that serve them throughout their lives by making investing easier and more affordable. As of December 31, 2020, the firm managed approximately $8.68 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide.