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Software Developer Openings at QRM

Software Developer

Company Description:

Quantitative Risk Management (QRM) is the world’s premier enterprise risk management consulting firm. We develop industry-leading risk management principles, practices, and models, and provide clients with the advice, knowledge, and tools necessary to adopt those innovations, thus increasing risk-adjusted returns. For over 20 years, QRM has partnered with clients to enhance their ability to measure risk, identify profitable opportunities, and make sound financial decisions. We have established over 250 long-term engagements with top financial institutions worldwide.

Job Description:

QRM is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals to join the fast-paced software development team at our Chicago Loop headquarters. As a Software Developer, you will create world-class financial models and systems designed to enhance the profitability of QRM’s clients. With other top-caliber developers, you will apply test-driven development using C#, in multiple layers, including the user interface, business domain, and data access. You will also be responsible for maintaining existing modules and helping address client issues as necessary. Opportunities for technical career advancement abound. QRM’s work environment facilitates continuous learning, including in the area of finance, and supports employees eager to channel their creativity into innovative software development. Working with the best developers, in an agile environment, will sharpen your professional skills. We provide a highly competitive compensation and benefits package befitting our industry-leading position. No travel is required.


To be a Software Developer, you must have a strong understanding of object-oriented analysis and design and the software development process, solid coding and debugging skills, and a passion for contributing in a group environment. Proficiency in an object-oriented language such as C#, Java, or C++ is essential. Knowledge of relational databases is highly desired.

Candidates must enjoy challenges and demonstrate initiative to solve tough problems and produce results. Extra efforts to learn new technologies and improve your financial knowledge are also expected. Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must for working with other developers, financial analysts, and managers as a team. A bachelor's degree is required, ideally in computer science or a related field, and a graduate degree is a plus.

To Apply:

  1. Visit http://www.qrm.com/careers/careers.htm.
  2. Click on the resume submission link.
  3. Fill out all required fields.
  4. Select Yes when responding to the question, “Did you find this position through a job ad?”
  5. Choose CSE as the Job Code.
  6. Attach your resume and cover letter, and click Submit.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2017 4:56 PM

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