Do you want to work as software developer at a fast-growing international company in the realm of finance and quantitative analytics? Do you want to contribute to society, not just by helping improve people’s savings and pensions, but also by innovating on high quality software solutions? If so, keep on reading, for we are looking for you!
What will you do as Software developer?
You will work together in a software development within the Scenario & Asset Valuation (SAV) solution. The team consists of people with backgrounds in computer science, mathematics and computational science. We work together in an agile setting in T-shaped roles, contributing to all parts of the development process. You will work on the realization of new features, from design until production. As a team, we are responsible for the software of our Economic Scenario Generators (ESGs) that generate large numbers of scenarios. Your daily focus will be on development, in both C# and Python. Our most important new project is delivering scenarios to our customers from our cloud-native platform, using state of the art cloud-native technologies. Cloud-based development will be an important part of your work. Like us, you have high standards for developing software, and are always eager to expand your knowledge. We have a broad range of expertise and knowledge in our team and are keen on sharing this.
The Scenario & Asset Valuation (SAV) solution
SAV is end-to-end responsible for the innovation, calibration, software and maintenance of our ESGs) and is in direct contact with its clients. The ESGs provide real-world scenarios for investment and risk management purposes, and risk-neutral (or arbitrage-free) scenarios for valuation purposes. In particular, the real-world scenario set is called the Ortec Finance Scenario set (OFS) and provides scenarios with a worldwide asset class coverage. The OFS and RN-ESG are cornerstones in the advisory services Ortec Finance provides to its clients and serve as a crucial input in the financial decision-making for applications such as ALM and risk management for pension funds, insurance companies, asset managers, sovereign wealth funds and private wealth management all over the world. SAV is an innovative multidisciplinary group of about 20 people with Quantitative Financial Analysts, Business Specialists and Software Developers.
What makes you our Software developer?
As Software developer, you like developing software - but just as important, you have an agile mindset, focused on delivering results as a team, always keen to improve, and have a proactive attitude. You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or similar. Preferably, you are familiar with working with financial models. Some work experience is an advantage but not required.
You also possess:
- Cooperative skills in order to act as a team player
- Good communication skills (in English)
- Knowledge of C# and Python (or the willingness and ability to learn fast)
- Dedication to excellence, a willingness to learn, motivation, and a strong sense of responsibility
The vacancy offers more than just a challenge
We offer you a challenging and rewarding role in a growing company, while being part of an inspirational global business. A great working environment and opportunities for personal and professional career development. An active employee association that organizes various activities throughout the year and you will be part of an industry-leading global team, renowned for excellence!
You will earn a competitive salary, depending of course on your job and competency profile. In addition, we offer you excellent benefits, including:
- 8% holiday allowance;
- a fixed 13th month;
- participation in a bonus policy;
- participation in the pension scheme;
- 27 vacation days (based on a full-time contract);
- possibility to buy extra vacation days;
- working from the office in Rotterdam or Amsterdam;
- travel expenses compensation for your daily commute and business travel;
- a work environment with enthusiastic and fun colleagues!
Who are we?
Working at Ortec Finance means working somewhere else. It means working in a world where colleagues meet, gather knowledge and where likeminded peers are always willing to help each other. Where the organizational culture is friendly, flat and non-political.
Working at Ortec Finance also means working in a continuously innovating world where science, academics and mathematics dominate, since models are key in helping Ortec Finance’ clients with complex financial decisions. Because that is what we love: giving our clients the best advice possible. Where the daily job is very in-dept, based on evidence and relevant for society. It means a job that matters. Where the learning curve is steep; we learn something new every single day. And we need to, because continuously innovation is key. Especially in a fin tech world. We do not necessarily follow all conventions. Because yes, we are a bit rebellious too.
Ortec Finance is the leading provider of technology and solutions for risk and return management. It is our purpose to enable people to manage the complexity of investment decisions. We do this through delivering leading technologies and solutions for investment decision-making to financial institutions around the world. Our strength lies in an effective combination of advanced models, innovative technology and in-depth market knowledge. More at www.ortecfinance.com.
More information or to apply?
For more information regarding this position please contact Maruska John, Recruitment Assistant, at +31 10 700 5000. To apply, please use the application button to send us your CV and cover letter.
We hope to meet you soon!