ICT, Data & Change

DevOps Engineer 5 - Senior MarkitEDM Software Engineer Capital Markets

Do you have affinity with financial markets and would you like to contribute to making an impact in the world of capital markets / quantitative investments? Are you a MarkitEDM software engineer with over 10 years of experience in data engineering and ETL development within data driven environments? Then, let’s talk!

The Netherlands / Amsterdam, The Netherlands / Heerlen
40-40 hours
Years of experience
> 10
Academic higher education

This is going to be your job

The Capital Markets agile team focuses on the infrastructural and strategic components of our software landscape. The systems developed by the team play an essential role in investment activities of APG’s capital markets domain.
As members of the team we build and maintain an outstanding suite of reliable, high performing systems and applications. Your main responsibility is developing and supporting the quantitative investment support systems. These are custom built systems that implement quantitative models on large data sets. The quantitative models are used by the researchers and portfolio managers to manage their assets and improve their returns.

What you will do
In the team you will engineer the ETL-streams for incoming data using MarkitEDM. Your main tasks will be analyzing business requirements, designing solutions, and implementing them. You will also support the day-to-day business by investigating issues or information requests that come from the business users. Additionally, as a senior developer you are responsible for shaping the long-term roadmap and coaching other members in the development team.

This is what you offer

For this role the team is looking for a person that has both technical and soft skills. To be more precise you have:

  • A bachelor degree (preferably master) in Computer Science, Software Engineering or other relevant area;
  • At least 10 years of working experience in data engineering and ETL development;
  • Several years of experience with MarkitEDM. Preferably with the recent versions (version 17 and higher);
  • Strong knowledge of the SQL language (preferable Microsoft SQL Server);
  • Experience with translating complex functional and non-functional requests into solid designs;
  • Well-developed skills in quickly solving complex problems, learn new frameworks and implementations;
  • Shown a clear interest in financial markets and specifically in equity markets;
  • Highly developed communication skills and can easily communicate in English (both verbal and in writing).
It will be considered a plus if you also have:
  • A natural drive to keep up with new developments in programming languages, and have a good understanding of IT infrastructures;
  • Knowledge of C#.NET, Matlab, R or Python;
  • Affinity with, or like to work in, an environment based on the Agile and DevOps methodology;
  • Experience with DevOps pipeline tooling, preferably XebiaLabs XL-suite.

This is where you'll work

For pension provider APG, pensions are about people, life and how we live together. Through careful asset management, pension administration, communication and advice, APG wants to help build a decent future in which we share our well-being and prosperity honestly and sustainably. For present and future generations. For today, tomorrow and beyond.
We offer a competitive salary and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.

More information

More information? Please contact recruiter Marije Renema or Roger Strolenberg via roger.strolenberg@apg-am.nl, who can tell you more about the specific position.

Do you see a future with APG? Apply with a cv and cover letter and show us what motivates you.

I am happy to help you

Marije Renema

Corporate recruiter