Big Data Engineer (Baltimore, MD)

A new team for a company in Baltimore was established to build new capabilities for the firm’s research, data science, machine learning, and business analytics efforts. This is a very young team, enabling you to make an impact from the onset. The team is at the forefront of innovation as they embark on building capabilities to transform large amounts of structured and unstructured data such as text, time series, and events into machine-readable knowledge fueling applications and the investment decision-making process.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of progressive engineering experience with 2+ years in Data Engineering 
  • Minimum of 2 years designing and building large-scale data loading, manipulation, processing, analysis, blending and exploration solutions using open source, cloud-based technologies and using Scala, Java, Python and SQL languages 
  • Strong knowledge of one or more relevant data processing and database technologies e.g. Spark, Presto/Athena, Google Big Query, S3, Parquet, ORC, Hive, Redshift, RDS, Aurora, AWS Lambda and Step Functions, SNS, SQS and NoSQL database e.g. Dynamo/HBase/Cassandra, KDB/OneTick 
  • Experience in extracting, aggregating, structuring and optimizing the performance of large datasets along different dimensions (e.g. position/ instrument/ counterparty level) • Strong interpersonal skills; Able to establish and maintain a close working relationship with quantitative researchers, analysts, traders and senior business people alike 

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Full Stack Developer (Windsor Mill, MD)

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Alderson Loop is looking for a Full Stack .NET Developer. This person is responsible for building end to end web applications for a large SDLC project. They will test, suggest and influence changes in the web application.

Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in .NET, C#, ASP.NET MVC/ .NET Core / .NET Web API core framework, and TSQL or SQL
  • 2+ years of experience working in a formal SDLC structure
  • 2+ years working in an Agile environment using tools such as Jira, Git, and Confluence.
  • Experience working in SOAP or RESTful web development services

Preferred:

  • Previous experience working in CMS’ XLC development process
  • Previous experience using testing tools like NUnit

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Data Technician/Analyst (Hunt Valley, MD)

Alderson Loop is looking for a Data Technician/Analyst. This person will be responsible for analyzing and organizing data, data mapping, and working with end users to develop and document processes. This person will work with complex data sets. Desire to learn and understand the business reasons for using data output is important. Position involves working with Excel, SAP, and internal (DevX) applications.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of data analysis and data mapping experience
  • Experience working with 150-180K size data sets
  • Proficient with Excel
  • Ability to create a process for future projects
  • Ability to interact with stakeholders

Preferred:

  • SAP

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

C# .Net Developer (Hunt Valley, MD)

Alderson Loop is looking for a C#.Net Developer to make enhancements to web-facing applications.  The ideal candidate will have experience with Microsoft technologies such as ASP.net and be versed in the following:

  • C#, VB.net, SQL/PL-SQL, JavaScript/DHTML, VBScript, HTML, XML
  • Implementing MVC, MVVM, or similar design patterns
  • Developing Web Services
  • Front-end UI design 
  • Agile methodology 
  • Coding, testing, and documenting programs

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

PL/SQL Developer (Fairfax, VA)

Alderson Loop is looking for a PL/SQL Developer to design and develop Oracle Data Warehouse and BI/Reporting applications using Oracle BI and Data warehouse applications and SDLC methodology. This person will be responsible for developing application processes (i.e. scripting; coding; testing installation and configuration). They will provide a detailed analysis of data issues, data mapping and the design of processes for automation and enhancement of data quality

Requirements:

  • 10+ years of Oracle SQL and reporting application design and development experience
  • Experience working with a Data Warehouse
  • 5+ years hands on PL/SQL
  • An understanding of financial systems and financial databases desirable
  • Strong communication skills; both verbal and written

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Project Manager (Owings Mills, MD)

Alderson Loop is looking for a Senior Project Manager (SPM). This person will run two projects within the Enterprise Program Management Office (EPMO). The SPM will work with senior business leaders and sponsors leading the execution of projects that support the respective business unit and help to drive the firm’s business strategy forward. The specific project the PM will work on is still to be determined and the project may or may not involve system enhancements. Additional information will be provided about this aspect of the job description.

The SPM will work within the established Project Lifecycle Methodology ensuring projects are structured and run appropriately throughout the lifecycle regardless of execution methodology (waterfall or agile). The SPM will also manage risks, issues, constraints and internal/external dependencies.

Requirements: 

  • Financial industry experience 
  • Six Sigma experience 
  • 5+ years of Project Management 
  • Project Management Professional Certification preferred 
  • Experience process mapping 

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Video Production Specialist (Owings Mills, MD)

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Alderson Loop is looking for a Video Production Specialist. This person will transfer media and video footage from cameras and other storage media to non-linear editing systems and work with others to prepare material for release according to a pre-defined schedule. Days will be mixed and vary between shooting and editing. Involved in planning meetings, production events, and editing corporate videography material (executive messaging, interviews, documentary, some animation work).

Requirements:

  • 2-5 years of experience in the industry
  • Adobe Creative Cloud Applications 
  • Experience producing video both as part of a larger production team or, as an individual (single/solo) producer
  • Experience developing and planning schedules 
  • Experience conducting research and development into new production tools and techniques 

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Key Account Representative (Sykesville, MD)

This person will develop and build meaningful client relationships, to grow existing and new business.  The position involves lead generation, warm calling, cold calling, networking, and everything in between to grow business. 

About you: 

  • A drive for success
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • You enjoy in-person conversations
  • Team orientation aligned with individual accountability
  • A client, candidate, and solution focus


Our end of the bargain: 

  • We offer a fun and collaborative work environment
  • Tremendous learning and growth opportunities
  • We never forget to celebrate the successes
  • We offer a competitive compensation package including uncapped commission, bonus opportunities, benefits plan, profit sharing, and 401k match. 

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Jr. Marketing Analyst (Baltimore, MD)

This team is bringing on new programs and this position will be responsible for supporting the onboarding of the following: Adobe Campaign, Salesforce, and a new website platform. Within the next 6 months - migrating CRM data to SalesForce platform. 

Responsibilities:

  • Email campaigns 
  • Website content 
  • Event and conference sponsorships 
  • Assist with the tracking and metrics of marketing activities 

Qualifications:

  • MS Office Suite
  • Administrative Driven in Marketing - familiarity with content management
  • Email marketing 
  • Along with CRM Platform Management Salesforce experience highly preferred
  • 2+ years marketing related experience
  • Experience within an investment or financial services industry preferred

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Presentation Specialist (Owings Mills, MD)

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Responsibilities:

  • Manages the end-to-end production in Microsoft PowerPoint and Adobe Creative Suite and distribution process for completing repeatable and ad-hoc client reports and sales pitch books, ensuring compliance and brand standards are met.
  • Less creative and more production with attention to detail 1 year experience
  • Traffic marketing background is helpful
  • Develops in-depth knowledge of investment strategies, data, business/product lines, and individual client requirements to respond to client queries relating to content or data. Responsible for proper archival of reports to meet firm and client compliance requirements

  

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Mid Level DevOps Engineer (Columbia, MD)

Alderson Loop is looking for a Mid Level DevOps Engineer. This is a mid-level engineer position in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. So during any given day, you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of projects and tasks.

Responsibilities:

  • 3+ years designing processes that enable Development and Operations to build and deploy applications from code to production.
  • 3+ years of experience managing servers and applications in a hybrid cloud environment.  
  • 3+ years experience with script development (Python, Bash) and use in automating systems, administrations tasks and managing Linux services.
  • Enhancing the uptime and scaling of multiple business applications, including 24x7 support of their health.

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

E-Commerce SME (Hunt Valley, MD)

Alderson Loop is looking for someone who has experience strategizing and implementing a direct to consumer e-commerce solution. This position will require the ability to stand up a direct to consumer product e-commerce site.

Requirements:

  • Person must have a solid understanding of e-commerce marketing.
  • Understanding of full product cycle- back-end process, supply chain, online sales, and customer service.
  • This position might eventually involve building out of a team and working as needed with the necessary departments and stakeholders.
  • Understanding of the manufacturing process is nice to have, but not required.

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Recruiter (Sykesville, MD)

Alderson Loop is searching for a Technical Recruiter to join our internal team. This person will identify and build relationships with top IT talent to support our clients needs. The position involves warm calling, cold calling, networking, and everything in between to reach the necessary talent pool.

About you: 

  • A drive for success
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Picking up the phone does not scare you
  • Team orientation aligned with individual accountability
  • A client, candidate, and solution focus

Our end of the bargain: 

  • We offer a fun and collaborative work environment
  • Tremendous learning and growth opportunities
  • We never forget to celebrate the successes
  • We offer a competitive compensation package including uncapped commission, bonus opportunities, benefits plan, profit sharing, and 401k match.

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Data Portfolio Manager (Owings Mills, MD)

An enterprise client is looking for a Sr. Level Data (Portfolio) Analyst reporting to the EPMO Program Manager. This resource will use both quantitative and qualitative rationale and provide a strategic view on how data enables enterprise business objectives; promoting best practices around data visualization and data integrity in all project deliverables.

Required Skills:

  • The resource will be invited to project meetings and will provide strong project reporting skills – value realization, KPIs, business analysis, portfolio tracking and governance reporting.
  • Develops standard reports/dashboards in support of strategic initiatives by utilizing the latest data visualization tools and techniques.
  • Coordinates requests and gathers documents for IRPS portfolio reporting and business needs. 
  • Identify business impact through continuous analysis of metrics.
  • Previous experience in a financial environment is highly preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of business analytics.
  • Portfolio governance experience highly preferred.

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Charles River Order Management System Analyst (Baltimore, MD)

Requirements:

  • Financial industry experience with an understanding of trading and order management workflows
  • Deep knowledge of Charles River Investment Management System
  • Proficiency in SQL database, queries, and stored procedures
  • Must be able to meet with clients of varying levels to gather, document, and analyze system     specifications and requirements in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with system integration
  • Experience with project management and controls
  • Experience with .NET/Java
  • Experience with SSIS or other data ETL processes

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Network Engineer (Owings Mills, MD)

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Alderson Loop is looking for a Sr. Network Engineer to delineate design, install and operate the infrastructure that supports all physical and logical links within the Enterprise Network. This support includes infrastructure builds for Data Centers, Recovery Centers, Trading Desks, Call Centers and attached devices.

Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet and Frame Relay technologies
  • Working knowledge of various network management tools and must be PC literate
  • Working knowledge of NAI Sniffer products, HP OpenView, Concord E-Health, CiscoWorks and related monitoring and troubleshooting products
  • In-depth knowledge of various network protocols
  • At minimum CCNA
  • Assists with adds moves and changes. Routing and switching.

UX Designer (Hunt Valley, MD)

Alderson Loop is seeking a User Experience Designer that will assist the team with developing mobile, web and desktop applications, providing integration services, and implementing commercial, off-the-shelf software solutions.

Required Skills:

  • Strong understanding of responsive design principles and approaches
  • Ability to visualize and organize complex business processes and abstract technical concepts into concrete user interfaces and graphic designs
  • Understanding of Web Standards and Web Accessibility
  • Working knowledge of application development in Agile development teams
  • 2+ years of experience writing HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript
  • 2+ years of experience designing interactive media

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

Manual Tester (Hunt Valley, MD)

Alderson Loop is looking for a Quality Assurance Analyst to facilitate manual testing for web systems that are being developed in an Agile software development methodology. 

Required Skills:

  • Strong understanding of SQL
  • 4+ years of experience in system level testing of both web and desktop based solutions
  • 4+ years of experience writing test plans and test cases
  • Experience with unit testing, system testing, system integration testing, regression testing and user acceptance testing

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com

QA Tester III (Hunt Valley, MD)

Alderson Loop has an opening for a Mid-Level Manual Tester. This position will involve manual testing of web applications throughout all phases of the development lifecycle to validate that software functions to operational needs. This position will also serve as a catalyst for improving the quality of software testing among others involved with software testing and the software development group.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 4+ years of manual testing web, mobile and desktop applications
  • Experience on an Agile team
  • Experience testing Windows applications 

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com