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Senior Software Engineer, SVP

  • Job
    Full-time
    Expert / Leadership (9+ years)
  • Software Engineering
  • London
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AI generated summary

  • You must have 15+ years of software engineering experience, expertise in NextJS/React, FastAPI, and C#, ability to align technology with business goals, great stakeholder management, track record of project delivery, problem-solving skills, and a degree in Computer Science.
  • You will provide strategic leadership, define technology strategy, engage with stakeholders, oversee solution architecture, drive project execution, manage risks, partner with vendors, and provide thought leadership to drive innovation at Blackstone Group.

Requirements

  • 15+ years of experience in software engineering, with a strong command of NextJS or React, FastAPI, Python, C#, and relevant technologies.
  • Experience with building and managing Fund Accounting Technologies.
  • Strong strategic thinking and ability to align technology initiatives with business goals and objectives.
  • Deep understanding of software development principles, architecture, and best practices.
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills, with the ability to engage and influence senior executives and business stakeholders.
  • Track record of successfully delivering complex technology projects on time and within budget.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to navigate through ambiguity and drive results.
  • Experience in the financial services industry or related field is preferred.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field.

Responsibilities

  • Strategic Leadership: Provide strategic vision and leadership for the Client and Firmwide Platforms team, aligning technology initiatives with business goals and objectives.
  • Technology Strategy: Define and execute the technology roadmap for client-facing and firmwide platforms, leveraging emerging technologies and industry best practices to drive innovation and enhance operational efficiency.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborate with senior executives, business stakeholders, and technology partners to understand requirements, prioritize initiatives, and ensure successful project delivery.
  • Solution Architecture: Provide technical guidance and oversight in the design and architecture of software applications, ensuring scalability, reliability, and security.
  • Project Execution: Drive the successful execution of technology projects, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards.
  • Risk Management: Identify and mitigate technology risks, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and industry standards.
  • Vendor Management: Collaborate with external vendors and technology partners to evaluate and select solutions, manage relationships, and drive value for Blackstone.
  • Thought Leadership: Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices, and provide thought leadership to drive innovation and continuous improvement within the organization.

FAQs

What are the main responsibilities of a Senior Software Engineer at BXTI in the Client and Firmwide Platforms team?

The main responsibilities include driving the strategy, development, and delivery of technology solutions that support Blackstone's client-facing and firmwide platforms, providing strategic direction, technical expertise, and operational oversight, collaborating with cross-functional teams, driving innovation, fostering a culture of excellence, and contributing to the long-term growth and success of Blackstone. The Senior Software Engineer will also guide and implement key technical solutions across the Fund Finance and Investor Reporting space, as well as mentor more junior engineers.

Finance
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
1985
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Blackstone is a global investment firm that specialises in alternative asset management and financial advisory services. The company engages in various investment activities, including private equity, real estate, credit, and hedge fund solutions. Blackstone's ultimate mission is to generate attractive investment returns for their clients while managing risk prudently. Their purpose is to provide exceptional investment opportunities and value-added services to their investors, aiming to create lasting value and deliver superior performance. Blackstone strives to be a trusted partner for their clients, leveraging their deep industry expertise, global network, and disciplined investment approach to drive long-term success and contribute to the growth and development of the companies and assets they invest in.

Culture & Values

  • Relentlessly pursue excellence

    We strive to be the best at what we do, applying our global talent and scale to generate compelling outcomes for our clients.

  • Never compromise integrity

    We adhere to the highest standards of integrity, maintaining and deepening our clients’ trust.

  • Outperform through innovation

    We approach our work with a builder mindset, creating new opportunities through innovation and entrepreneurialism.

  • Deliver for our customers

    We are meticulous custodians of capital, deploying it when we have conviction that we can deliver lasting value.

  • Work humbly, work together

    We build diverse teams of extraordinary professionals who advocate for the best ideas and celebrate each other’s wins.

Benefits

  • Health Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Performance Bonus

  • Maternity & Paternity Leave

  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

  • Dental Insurance

  • Life Insurance