ICT, Data & Change

Quantitative Developer Commodities and ESG

Would you like to contribute to the pensions for the current and coming generations? And do you have the drive to focus on the transition towards sustainable investing by using data and digital technologies? Then this can be your next job!

The Netherlands / Amsterdam
40-40 hours
Academic higher education

This is going to be your job

We offer a position in APG’s quantitative developer’s team to work closely with the Global Responsible Investment team and the Commodity investment team. Together with other quant developers, responsible investment specialists, researchers and portfolio managers, you will build the infrastructure that makes a difference for people and the planet. Your ideas and energy will contribute to our ambition to be a leading provider of sustainable investment solutions.

You will work in APG’s Quantitative Developer team and will work on (1) the Investment platform of the Liquid Commodity team and on (2) the Global Responsible and Sustainability platform. You will join a diverse team of six professionals of various nationalities, and will be mainly working with the Commodity portfolio managers and the Responsible investment specialists. In addition you will be working closely with our Value Stream invest money. Our core belief is that our ability to improve investment decision making using data and digital technologies will define our future success. We are engaging on an ambitious five year digitalization journey, and you’re your talent to drive that further.

This is what you offer

What are we looking for?

  • Professional programming skills (Python and SQL required) and the ability to handle large financial and ESG datasets.
  • About 5 years of working experience
  • Relevant working experience or a master’s degree/PhD in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Artificial Intelligence, or related fields.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • A team player who likes to help colleagues.
  • Affinity with responsible and sustainable investing. Experience developing for financial markets and knowledge of financial datasets is a plus.
  • Ability to turn APG Researchers and PMs needs into a state-of-the-art analytical platform

Which responsibilities will you get?

  • Develop and maintain new functionality for the Global Responsible and Sustainability platform and the Commodity Investment platform for reporting, research and the portfolio management.
  • Design and build of the new modelling layer by working with researchers and PMs to scope out requirements and offer solutions
  • Facilitate the onboarding of traditional and alternative datasets in cooperation with the Agile team. Implementing (advanced) analytics and modelling to enable users to get actionable insights from the date.
  • Take functional co-ownership of APG’s custom build data and IT platforms for APG’s Commodities and Responsible Investment teams.
  • Represent the teams in IT-related meetings with internal stakeholders .
  • Ensure the teams’ software development culture adheres to best practices.

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

Please contact recruiter Andre Komaromi 06 12 41 7927, who can tell you more about the specific position.If you are the person we are looking for, then please apply by sending us a CV, motivation letter and a university grade lists. 

I am happy to help you

Andre Komaromi

Corporate recruiter