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Specialist, Total Fund Management Engineering

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

As the Specialist, Total Fund Management Engineering, you will be responsible for building and evolving end-to-end technology solutions for Total Fund Management busness groups. The focus is to conginue evolving the AWS-based Investment Rebalancing Platform to a microservice and microfrontend architecture leveraging AWS Serverless Technologies.

To be successful in this role, you need to have solid experiences in delivering scalable full-stack engineering solutions, implementing web-based fund and investment mangement applications and batch/data pipeline systems, meeting business needs and aligning with architectural best practices and Technology & Data strategy. You will also need to build a strong understanding of existing processes and how to apply best engineering practices to reduce operational costs, improve operational efficiency by simplifying and scaling up the technology solutions.

Role-Specific Accountabilities:

  • Design and build robust, resilient and scalable technical solutions by working closely with peer Technology & Data teams and our business partners
  • Implement and support a 3rd party portfolio management system including developing custom middleware to integrate with both in-house and vendor solutions
  • Drive software delivery through prototyping exercises to solicit early user feedback and discover appropriate solutions
  • Take initiative to improve the way we do things, and to ensure that we work smart and build quality into everything we do
  • Effectively unit test and perform integration testing on software components.
  • Help foster a positive team environment and maintain a good relationship with our business partners and peer teams in Technology and Data
  • Provide troubleshooting support on a rotational basis

Qualifications

  • A proactive, high energy attitude with a history of implementing quality code and best practice
  • Excellent communication, attention to details and relationship management skills, with an ability to naturally influence others and sell ideas effectively to stakeholders at various levels
  • 5+ experiences as technology lead driving full stack development including front-end and backend (e.g. Angular, TypeScript/JavaScript, Python, Java, Tableau, databases) with strong mindsets in DevOps and Agile delivery approach
  • 5+ years of experiences in designing, building and delivering cloud-based applications on AWS
  • Solid hands-on experiences in cloud-native design, event-based microservices architecture
  • Experiences in front-end development (Angular, micro-frontend design)
  • Results driven, effectively manage expectations and competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Business domain knowledge and experience in the Capital Market or Investment Funds preferred
  • Solid tracking records to challenge status quo and continuously drive system and process improvements
  • University degree in Engineering or Computer Science preferred
  • Commitment to CPP Investments guiding principles of integrity, partnership and high performance

Additional Information

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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.

Disclaimer:

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.

 

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