This recruiter is online.

This is your chance to shine!

Apply Now

Senior Developer, Capital Market Technologies

Company Description

Make an impact at a global and dynamic investment organization

When you invest your career in CPP Investments, you join one of the most respected and fastest growing institutional investors in the world. With current assets under management valued in excess of $450 billion, CPP Investments is a professional investment management organization that globally invests the funds of the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) to help ensure long-term sustainability. The CPP Fund is projected to exceed $1.5 trillion in the next two decades. CPP Investments invests in all major asset classes, including public equity, private equity, real estate, infrastructure and fixed-income instruments, and is headquartered in Toronto with offices in Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Mumbai, New York City, San Francisco, São Paulo and Sydney.

CPP Investments attracts and selects high-calibre individuals from top-tier institutions around the globe.  Join our team and look forward to:

  • Diverse and inspiring colleagues and approachable leaders
  • Stimulating work in a fast-paced, intellectually challenging environment
  • Accelerated exposure and responsibility
  • Global career development opportunities
  • Being motivated every day by CPP Investments’ important social purpose and unshakable principles
  • A deeply rooted culture of Integrity, Partnership and High Performance

If you share a passion for performance, value a collegial and collaborative culture, and approach everything with the highest integrity, here’s an opportunity for you to invest your career at CPP Investments.

Job Description

You will work as a Senior Developer in Capital Markets Technology, partnering with CPP Investments' traders, investment professionals and operations staff to design and implement solutions enabling trading and post trade activities. You will be responsible for hands on development and maintenance of solutions covering a number asset classes including equities, fixed income, derivatives, OTC and FX.

Through close partnership with investment professionals and operations, you will see firsthand how your software is impacting trade activities and delivering long-term value to the CPP Fund for the benefit of 20 million CPP contributors and beneficiaries.

The Opportunity:

  • Work in collaboration with CPP Investments’ traders, investment professionals, operations and technology teams to design and build solutions enabling trade and post trade activities across a number of asset classes including equities, fixed income, derivatives, OTC and FX.
  • Collaborate with members of the Capital Markets Technology (CMT) development group to conceptualize, design and develop new software applications in alignment with the technology strategy using Amazon Web Service (AWS) for Cloud development and variety of technologies including Python, Angular and Java. Applications may be server-side enterprise solutions, GUI, data-driven reporting solutions, or highly customized solutions developed for the specific needs of a business partner.
  • Maintain and improve existing applications owned by CMT.
  • Effectively unit test and perform integration testing on software components.
  • Prepare and document design and program specifications.
  • Manage timelines/deliverables towards the successful delivery of projects.
  • Develop the right IT behaviors to enable building scalable solutions within predictable time frames.
  • Provide knowledge transfer to team members and support staff through application demos, walkthroughs, and documentation.
  • Provide responsive business assistance while adhering to processes required for quality enterprise-level software development and support.
  • Other duties as assigned.


If you possess the following, we’d like to hear from you:

  • University degree in Engineering or Computer Science preferred.
  • Strong interest in capital markets and eagerness to contribute to the systems that support trading and post trading activities.
  • Knowledge of software development best practices and patterns.
  • Experience in Java, SQL and passion to keep up-to-date in technology.
  • Knowledge of technologies for Cloud development. Experience working with AWS is a bonus.
  • Passion to expand your domain knowledge both on the job and through continued education.
  • Commitment to CPP investments’ guiding principles of integrity, partnership and high performance.

Additional Information

Visit our Linkedin Career Page or Follow us on Linkedin. #LI-POST

At CPP Investments, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

We thank all applicants for their interest but will only contact candidates selected to advance in the hiring process.

Our Commitment to Inclusion and Diversity:

In addition to being dedicated to building a workforce that reflects diverse talent, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible experience. If you require an accommodation for any part of the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms, etc.), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.


CPP Investments does not accept resumes from employment placement agencies, head-hunters or recruitment suppliers that are not in a formal contractual arrangement with us. Our recruitment supplier arrangements are restricted to specific hiring needs and do not include this or other web-site job postings. Any resume or other information received from a supplier not approved by CPP Investments to provide resumes to this posting or web-site will be considered unsolicited and will not be considered.  CPP Investments will not pay any referral, placement or other fee for the supply of such unsolicited resumes or information.

Read more


Level of education



In progress

Work experience (years)


Written languages


Spoken languages