About this role
BlackRock is one of the world s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock offers a range of solutions from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world s capital markets. Our clients can access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iShares ETFs.
What is Aladdin?
The Aladdin product unites the information, people, and technology needed to manage money in real time at every step in the investment process. Aladdin enables organizations to communicate better, work smarter, see clearer, and move faster in a changing landscape. Aladdin combines sophisticated risk analytics with comprehensive portfolio management, trading and operations tools on a single platform to power informed decision-making and create a connective tissue for thousands of users investing worldwide.
What is the Opportunity?
Within the Aladdin Business we are laser focused on delivering a next level client experience at scale to users across the Aladdin community. We build tools that empower our users, modernize the client support experience and streamline the way we run our business. We are passionate about using technology to drive scale in our business and delivering a superior user experience.
Individuals within the Product Services Engineering may follow one of two paths:
Product Services Engineering Product Team
Product Team Engineers sit among our Product Marketing and Client Service teams, so they understand firsthand how our users leverage our tools, the questions they ask and the issues they face. They are responsible for translating that knowledge into impactful usability and functional enhancements, bug fixes big and small, and tools to scale support. Success in this role is measured by moving the needle on the level of input our users feel they have into the product lifecycle, their perception of our responsiveness to issues, and our team s ability to support a growing user base.
Sample Responsibilities (Data Team)
Product Services Engineering Scale & Experience Projects
Project Team Engineers work on products that modernize the client support experience, enable our people to their jobs better, and give us the information we need to run our business.
The Right Candidate for this Opportunity
BlackRock s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of June 30, 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.84 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com/corporate | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.
BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.
BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.