Description Long term contract -NY,NY. A large financial firm is looking for a Senior C# Developer for there Risk and Analytics Technology group develops systems that calculate the daily Value at Risk and non-DVaR risk measures for Brokerage Firm Capital and supports the Risk Management group in their daily risk-management activities. The group has developers based globally including London, New York, Singapore, Pune and Prague, and has teams dedicated to both development and support activities. Overall purpose of role: Equity Finance is expanding its analytical platform to encompass new strategies in managing risk for a global portfolio of leveraged assets, help design and implement functionality to manage portfolio liquidity metrics, optimize and expand client financing and management algorithms, create and monitor management of stock loan and borrow flows, expand and facilitate PnL analytics. A successful candidate will be a developer who works on VaR integration for the Equity Desk. The developer responsibilities shall be focused on rolling out VaR analytic numbers for the Equity Desk in order to compute margin numbers in addition to sourcing Risk numbers from various upstream systems Besides the VaR Integration for Equities desk the role will also focus on onboarding new asset classes onto a strategic platform in order to compute Hist Sim based pnl vectors in order for VaR computation The role holder will partner closely with business stakeholders to support and improve the risk management platform. Key Accountabilities and Skills required: Proven ability to work within a team environment Ability to make good\/sound decisions and use independent judgment. Successful candidate is expected to build strong partnership with global stakeholders (includes traders, product management, quants and other stakeholders across all regions) to implement VaR. Ability to work independently and proactively. Strong ability to analyze data, detail orientation and good quantitative ability. Strong verbal and written communication skills with a good command over English and ability to explain complex technical and functional topics in simple terms over the phone. Willingness to work closely as part of a team with users, developers and business analysts outside home location such as in New York, Singapore, London and Kiev. A highly-motivated individual; confident, proactive, enthusiastic, willing to learn and use initiative. Dedicated and reliable; detail oriented and results driven Work closely with technical leads and other developers to design new solutions in the new service-oriented architecture. Your Skills and Qualifications will include: Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's or (Master's degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Math, Stats or related field. 7 years in computer programming using scalable technologies. C#, C and F# also preferred but not essential. 5 years of Financial industry IT experience or related 4 years of SQL Server programming skills. 4 years of hands-on experience in all phases of software development lifecycle. 4 years on Object Oriented Programming, XML, MQ \/ Solace messaging and Continuous Integration 2 years of knowledge of stats, numerical optimization, financial instruments' pricing is a significant plus; minimum college level robust knowledge of the topics is a requirement. 1 years of experience on multithreading \/ parallel processing and application performance optimization Preferred Qualifications: Previous Risk experience is a big plus. Exposure to Data Science discipline. Should be open and willing to learn new technologies.