Product Integration Engineer

Posted a month ago
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Westport, CT, United States
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powertofly approved What Bridgewater Associates Has to Offer:

Bridgewater Associates is a premier asset management firm, focused on delivering unique insight and partnership for the most sophisticated global institutional investors. Their mission to have the deepest possible understanding of global economies, naturally leads them to embrace diversity of thought, experience, race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, and more. Bridgewater offers their employees benefits like:

  • Competitive 401(k) with employer match
  • Equal fully paid parental bonding/care-giving time
  • Health coverage - 100% premium covered + concierge medical services
  • PTO package, unlimited sick days & remote work flexibility
  • Family planning support - adoption, egg freezing, & fertility benefits
  • Company events, affinity networks, & extracurricular interest groups
  • Department Summary

    Our investment thinking is represented and improved using technology, which is built, managed, and supported by a group called Investment Engine Technology (IET). Bridgewater's approach to investing is centered upon a fundamental, systematic, and diversified approach to markets. Ideas are stress-tested and implemented via the technology built in IET.

    Position Summary

    The Product Integration Engineering (PIE) team sits within Technology, providing white-glove, high-tech support to the increasingly technical user-base of the entire Investment Engine at Bridgewater. In addition to directly supporting some of the most sophisticated investment minds in the world, PIEs are responsible for stepping above day-to-day support, looking across the problems coming at them, and partnering with technical Product Managers to influence how the products should evolve. Given the exposure to our Product Managers, the career-path for our “PIE Alumni” is to move into our Associate Product Manager role and continue to grow within our Product Management organization. 

    We think you’ll click with us if you

    • Enjoy thinking quickly and critically about problems coming at you
    • Are unable to tolerate dealing with those problems more than once
    • Acts as an owner starting on your first day, assume responsibility and drive issues to resolution
    • Constantly raise the bar, never satisfied that anything is good enough
    • Are open-minded, seek out and appreciate direct feedback, and revel in intellectually rigorous environments
    • Think security is important and never an afterthought

    You’ll Spend Your Time

    • Troubleshooting and resolving complex technical issues
    • Partnering with product managers to influence technology products that our Research department uses
    • Enabling the integration of new technology products being rolled out across Research
    • Growing the people around you by teaching and learning together

    Position Requirements

    • An undergraduate degree in a technology-related discipline or a degree in a business-related field with a demonstrated pass for technology
    • Understanding of programming principles and paradigms, ideally within our tech stack: Scala, Python, Java, VBA, SQL
    • Independent thinker, with common sense, good judgment and logical problem-solving skills
    • Extremely high standards, zero tolerance for low quality work
    • A customer service mindset
    • Experience of working in the financial services industry would be preferred but is not a prerequisite
    • Affinity for product management

    This job description is not a contract and confers no contractual rights, privileges, or benefits on any applicant or potential applicant. Bridgewater has the right to change any and all terms of this job description, including, but not limited to, job responsibilities, qualifications and benefits. Nothing in this job description constitutes an offer or guarantee of employment.

     

    Bridgewater Associates, LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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    Product Integration Engineer
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