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Guggenheim Services, LLC Microsoft Application Engineer in New York, New York

Guggenheim Partners is seeking a talented Microsoft Application Engineer to join its technology department working across all application development within a fast growing Broker Dealer. Reporting to the Applications Director, this person will join a highly collaborative team consisting of 15 talented, well-rounded software engineers implementing advanced .Net and JavaScript frameworks. These engineers vary in levels of expertise across the software development spectrum and are eager to share and learn. This individual will be encouraged to learn and bring new ideas to the table while building a variety of skills. In addition to the wealth of knowledge this person will gain in the financial domain, s/he will be exposed to extremely disciplined development practices, supported by advanced Test Driven Development and Continuous Integration processes. The Microsoft Application Engineer role presents an opportunity to work very closely with Business Analysts to comprehensively define requirements, as well as actively perform Quality Assurance and Integration Testing.

This position is located in New York.

  • Responsible for the development and support of applications, which provide essential solutions for clients; may include debugging current systems or programming enhancements or modules of new systems

  • Write complex code and maintain continuous integrations and processes

  • Maintain existing applications which are used to perform day to day activities of the business

  • Apply technical expertise and work independently within scope, receiving moderate guidance and direction from work team and/or manager on large, new tasks

  • Assess IT standards and strategies and business needs to guide well-informed decisions

  • Experience in the financial services industry

  • Experience developing and managing enterprise applications on the .NET framework, Web Services and Windows Service

  • Experience with messaging and workflow frameworks, like NServiceBus

  • 1+ years’ experience with modern JS technologies, such as AngularJS and ReactJS

  • 2+ years’ experience with optimizing existing JavaScript code to enhance its performance

  • Experience working with N-tier client/server system within an SOA environment, RESTFUL web services, JSON and OData, C#

  • Experience working within the Data Access Layer with Object Relational Mapping (ORM) (Entity Framework), and an understanding of RDBMS modeling and design

  • Experience working with enterprise web solution frameworks and related presentation layers, MVC/MVVM, JQuery, HTML5 and JavaScript Frameworks (Angular/Knockout)

  • Knowledge of CSS Frameworks (Twitter Bootstrap/Compass/Susy)

  • Experience working with various testing frameworks within a TDD process, n-unit, MS test, selinum, scripting languages (PowerShell, Ruby) used in the context of building and deploying code, and Continuous Integration environment

  • Experience with advanced windows frameworks and design patterns

  • Experience with SQL Server development (proficiency with T-SQL and data modeling)

  • Experience with Behavioral Driven Design and respective frameworks (ex. Spec flow)

  • Understanding of Domain Driven Design

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Proven track record of systems delivery

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Management Information Systems or 2+ years of work experience in Information Technology

Guggenheim Partners is a global investment and advisory firm with three primary businesses: investment management, investment banking, and insurance services. We have a track record of delivering results through innovative solutions, with professionals based in offices around the world. Our commitment is to advance the strategic interests of our clients and to deliver long-term results with excellence and integrity. You can learn more about our expertise and values by visiting and following us on Twitter at

To succeed in the Guggenheim culture, candidates must be self-starters and strive for results. We are looking for people who operate as business owners, adhere to the highest standards and think creatively to realize opportunities, wherever they may be.

Guggenheim is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Requisition ID: 2021-1400

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