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Senior Software Developer

Company: Athene
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Job Description:

We are Athene. At Athene, we are driven to do more. We are a leading retirement services company that issues, reinsures and acquires retirement savings products designed for the increasing number of individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs. We see every day as a new opportunity to measure ourselves against the best - and then we don't stop until we've set the bar even higher. We're ready to help you achieve more. Purpose:Builds and maintains applications, working directly with technical staff to identify and execute custom development technology projects to improve profitability through higher performance, greater operational efficiencies, and streamlined workflows. The incumbent will work closely with our derivative, risk, and investment accounting teams to integrate best practices in the development of analytical tools and processes. Accountabilities:+ Work closely with the software development team to design, develop, and maintain web applications+ Work extensively with large data sets and have the ability to optimize and create efficient data models and SQL queries for performance.+ Resolves complex software issues across multiple software applications.+ Independently documents own code and produces technical design documentation.+ Designs, codes, and tests all sizes of application solutions independently or as part of a team.+ Effectively communicates and documents the application architecture, utilizing industry standards as part of a team.+ Cascades expectations aligned to department goals.+ Communicates and presents to the team, management, and stakeholders.+ Ensures team adherence to internal policies and procedures (standards, controls and metrics).+ Demonstrates understanding of various departments within organization and IT utilization of each.+ Creates and maintains an effective working relationship between users and IT.+ Mentors less experienced team members on application design and development.Qualifications and Experience:+ Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent work experience+ 5+ years of application development experience.+ Experience using MATLAB, SQLServer, SQL is required+ Experience with .NET C++, C#, ASP.NET, MVC is required+ Experience with Angular, Typescript, HTML, CSS, JavaScript is preferred+ Experience with REST API, Web APIs, RESTFUL Web Services is preferred+ Experience with test automation and TDD is preferred+ Experience with Git source control is preferred+ Knowledge of SOLID principles is preferred+ Knowledge of GPU/CUDA programming and programming for and deploying applications on the cloud is preferred+ General background in mathematical finance (econometrics, statistics etc) is preferred.+ Experience with development using various market data like Bloomberg API, MarkIt. is preferred+ Strong knowledge of large-scale internal software applications or related technologies.+ Ability to make decisions, establish priorities, and work effectively on multiple initiatives concurrently.+ Proficient in Project Management and SDLC processes.+ A strong sense of teamwork and ability to both lead and execute programs.+ Ability to function as a strategic partner within a team.Drive. Discipline. Confidence. Focus. Commitment. Learn more about working at Athene (https://www.athene.com/about/usa-careers) .Athene is a Military Friendly Employer! Learn more about how we support our Veterans (https://www.athene.com/our-veterans) . Athene celebrates diversity, is committed to inclusion and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. We are driven to do more. More for our customers and the financial professionals who offer our products. If you are driven to do more and love the challenge of pursuing more, Athene is your kind of company. You will find we offer more than the basics to create a diverse, inclusive and dynamic work environment at our various locations. Based on your location you will experience a unique blend of: --- Benefits to meet individual needs including, but not limited to, a 401(k) plan with a company match, paid time off, paid holidays, job-related tuition reimbursement, medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. --- Career development opportunities including a Leadership Development Program, self-guided trainings and periodic Lunch & Learns. --- Amenities that include "dress for your day" work attire, in house coffee bar, on-site caf--, ergonomic desks, game room area and on-site fitness facility. --- Volunteer opportunities to give back to the community, company-sponsored volunteer events throughout the year, individual non-profit volunteer time that can earn grant money, and non-profit matching gift program. Athene USA is also proud to be recognized for the following: --- Best places to Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments, 2020 --- Iowa's Top Workplaces; since 2015 --- Bermuda Top Ten Employer; 2019 --- United Way of Central Iowa awards --- Advocate & Volunteer; 2016 --- S pirit of Central Iowa; 2017, 2019 --- Game Changer; 2018 --- Impact-Maker; 2018, 2020 --- Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Awards --- Patriot Award, 2018 --- Pro Patria Award, 2019 --- Seven Seals Award, 2019 --- Military Friendly - Employer; since 2017 --- Military Spouse Friendly - Employer; since 2017 --- LGBTQ+ Friendly Employer by Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2021 --- Excellence in Education LOMA;10 plus years --- Structured Retail Products (SRP) --- Best Carrier Award; 2017 & 2018 --- FIA of the Year; 2019 For more specific details for each location, please click here (https://www.athene.com/about/careers) .

Keywords: Athene, West Des Moines , Senior Software Developer, Accounting, Auditing , West Des Moines, Iowa

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