Full-Stack Developer

J Harlan Group, LLC - New York, NY

Full-Stack Developer

NYC Private Equity

J Harlan Group is currently conducting a search for a Full-Stack Developer at a prominent NYC Private Equity organization.

The Full-Stack Developer will be a significant contributor in enabling the firm’s vision and helping the organization to grow and improve their businesses.

An exciting opportunity to join the firm’s Technology team to create applications that provide a distinctive user experience for the firm’s mobile and global team of professionals, investors, and other stakeholders. As a member of the team, you will work with their PMOs and Data team to assist in the design and development of custom solutions that streamline business processes. You will work with the team in an agile environment to drive the development of complex projects from design to development and test. The ideal candidate must have a solid background in building applications both for mobile and desktop environments with a strong intellectual curiosity and desire to learn the latest technology.

The firm views Technology as a distinct commercial advantage - enabling a host of opportunities that differentiate them from their competitors.

The firm is a fast growing and dynamic investment organization that is experiencing exceptional growth and is looking for exceptional people to power its next phase of growth.

Principal Responsibilities:

Planning/Architectural Design

  • Participation in architectural planning sessions, providing input on technology needs and capabilities
  • Working with product owners to thoroughly understand business requirements and provide design options and time/effort estimates

Providing mock ups/wire frames and proof-of-concept tools where applicable to communicate trade-offs and confirm requirements

Development and Implementation

  • Developing portals interfaces and frameworks that provide integrated business solutions to business partners; integrations will include cloud applications, internal applications, and business intelligence dashboards, as well as custom interfaces
  • Assist in standardizing build and deployment procedures
  • Liaising with testing team, providing details on architecture and code design and resolving issues as they are identified in testing
  • Providing transition to the IT operations team for long term support of application

The ideal candidate would have a background including:

Required Experience:

  • Advanced knowledge of C#, ASP.NET, XML, HTML5, Angular JS and core .NET Framework concepts with experience learning, working with, and adopting new technology
  • Working knowledge of client-side web development including React, JavaScript, CSS (3.0), jQuery, Object Oriented Development, Cloud / platform development
  • Working knowledge of N-tier and data-oriented application development including Entity Framework, LINQ to SQL or equivalent, and micro-services.
  • Experience building applications with a “Mobile First” mindset
  • Working knowledge of database development, relational data modeling and SQL Server concepts
  • Ability to factor usability, performance, security and maintainability requirements into software solutions
  • Familiarity with agile software engineering processes and ability to contribute to planning and reporting
  • Ability to work in an open collaborative and highly charged environment.
  • Experience working in a dynamic, fast-paced, Agile team environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills; able to establish and maintain a close working relationship’s
  • Confident communicator
  • Enthusiasm for learning & results oriented
  • Strong desire to contribute and build a business – not just solve novel problems.
  • Ability to work with a wide range of clients and technologists to develop and implement technology in support of a dynamically growing Private Equity platform

Required Education:

  • Strong academic record and a BA/BS degree with high mathematical and computing content (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or Financial Engineering)

An individual who loves solving deep and complex technical and business problems and wants to have an outsized impact with the services/ products they deliver. An individual with a passion for project/program management, high level of intellectual curiosity, a commitment to excellence and an unparalleled drive to deliver world-class services.

About the Client:

The firm is a leading global growth equity firm with $35B in Assets Under Management (AUM), providing capital and strategic support for growth companies. The firm combines a collaborative global approach, sector specific expertise, long-term investment horizon, and a deep understanding of growth drivers to partner with great management and build exceptional businesses worldwide.

The firm has more than 400 professionals based in New York, Amsterdam, Beijing, Greenwich, Hong Kong, Jakarta, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Munich, Palo Alto, São Paulo, Shanghai, and Singapore.

The talent and dedication of their people is critical to their success. They offer an opportunity for developing one’s professional career while working with individuals trained in a variety of disciplines in a collegial and dynamic environment. They offer a broad range of competitive benefits on a global basis.

They seek candidates who are high-energy self-starters who want to join an investment management firm on the leading edge of the global markets. The management team needs individuals of the highest professional caliber who are leaders, problem solvers, analytic, detail-oriented, and entrepreneurial. Everyone at the firm works side-by-side with the firm’s senior management in a highly collaborative and charged environment.

Successful candidates are:

  • Analytic and relentless in pursuit of the right answer
  • Strong communicators who excel at rapid synthesis
  • Able to demonstrate sound business judgment
  • Able to digest complexity while maintaining an understanding of the “big picture” of business needs
  • Team players who are energized by a collaborative enterprise

The firm’s employees maintain the highest professional and ethical standards. The firm has earned a reputation for honesty, fair dealing, and transparency in a competitive industry. They believe that these standards are the foundation for superior investment performance and are critical to delivering performance to clients

Posted On: Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Position Contact
Jerry Goldberg
Manager Director
(212) 792-0099

After years as a Senior Financial Services Executive, I have decided to make a career change and leverage my vast knowledge of the financial services and technology industry as an executive recruiter and have opened an executive search and recruiting firm "J Harlan Group, LLC' specializing in technology and financial services talent search.

Financial Services Executive with expansive Private Equity, Hedge Fund, Investment Banking, Asset Management, Securities Brokerage, Commercial Banking and Insurance experience. With combined expertise as a Chief Information Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and Principal/Consultant, my responsibilities have expanded a broad cross-section of business disciplines – technology, strategic planning, operations management, HR, administration, outsourcing, business development, strategic partnering, product development, financial operations and reporting, client relationship management.

Specialties: • Leadership authority for building and managing the technological, operational, and administrative platforms for financial services organizations.

• Contributed significantly to starting, developing and building a privately-held organization into a $1 billion market cap publicly traded company on the NYSE within five years of inception.

• Recognized achievements in building top-performing, best-in-class organizations capable of supporting corporate objectives.

Contact: jgoldberg@jharlan.com – 212-792-0099 – www.jharlan.com 

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