Software Engineer, Alts- Real Estate Technology

Posted: 07/26/2020

Position Description:

PIMCO’s Alternatives platform has over $34 billion in assets under management across a mix of private equity, evergreen and hedge fund vehicles, and with a range of target returns. The alternatives platform comprises a broad and growing suite of flexible strategies, focused primarily on corporate, real estate and specialty finance sectors, as well as securities trading, and spanning the US, Europe and emerging markets. 
 
We are building a dedicated technology team to focus on the alternatives business. We are seeking strong technologists who want to sit at the intersection of finance and technology who will work closely with the desk to provide technology to the alternatives business. As a technologist in this team you will be working on anything from deal capture solutions to risk and stress testing.

Position Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in financial technology. Prior Alternatives experience is a plus but candidates with  hedge funds, asset management or sell-side backgrounds are encouraged to apply
  • Expertise in one or more languages (Python, Java, C++, .Net) with strong coding ability
  • Experience with DealCloud, iLevel or GEMS is a plus
  • Experience working directly with PMs/trading desks understanding their business and crafting solutions
  • Ability to build constructive working relationships with a diverse group of stakeholders
  • Commercial mindset making sound decisions and delivering to the desk while iterating to a better platform 
  • Ownership mentality of problems
  • People management experience is a plus and Fixed Income trading experience is a decided advantage