As the world’s largest Asset Manager, BlackRock is redefining the trading industry by fusing artificial intelligence and technology into their daily operations. From an investment point of view, BlackRock has been pioneering the way asset management firms leverage technology and human intelligence to ultimately yield the best returns for their clients. Founded in 1998 by a handful of talented people with vision, BlackRock has shown remarkable growth and market dominance due to strategic decisions and technological adoption. Before we go any further, here are a few things to know about BlackRock:
Manages over $5.7 trillion in assets globally, as of July 2017
Located in 70 offices across 30 countries
26 on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies
Voted Best in Class 401(k) Plan in 2015
Awarded “Best Places to Work in Money Management” by Pension & Investment in 2017
What really holds a company like BlackRock together when it’s undergoing tremendous growth are core values and strong culture. BlackRock is heavily invested in bringing together incredibly talented and ambitious people into a fun and energizing work atmosphere. You’ll never cease to be amazed by the creativity of the people around you – who else would who design, program and assemble a 3D printed black rock for fun during a Hackathon? Believe us, this isn’t going to be your standard regular, everyday job.
BlackRock also supports corporate philanthropy by partnering up with global support organizations and working with them on groundbreaking solutions for today’s most pressing social and environmental issues.
As part of the engineering community, you’ll work on various components of BlackRock’s Aladdin Trading System (Asset, Liability, and Debt and Derivative Investment Network), which handles about 7% of the world’s financial assets. You’ll also get to leverage your own ideas to help build scalable and global solutions that will support both internal teams and clients in making better financial decisions. Your work will have a direct impact on providing customers with a seamless and productive experience when using BlackRock. Don’t waste this opportunity to join an incredible team within a successful organization that truly cares.
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