Application Development Analyst

Genworth Financial Stamford , CT 06901

Posted 3 months ago


Derivatives Developer/Analyst


Stamford CT


Derivative investment plays a critical role within Genworth's Investments management strategy. This role will serve as a technical expert for the derivatives portfolio management system. Partnering with the Derivatives team, the role will ensure the highest level of user and system experience. Leading continuous process improvements throughout the platform is essential.


  • Support for the Derivatives and Investments functions

  • Code and maintain system interfaces to handle the migration of Derivative and accounting information to ancillary systems

  • Implement solutions that enhance, streamline and automate the management of our Derivatives platform

  • Manage the day-to-day operations and monitor process metrics

  • Create and maintain a Derivatives support knowledge base that includes technical and process documentation


  • Responsive to business team and system issues

  • Collaborative with business and IT teams, across separate locations

  • Able to communicate clearly to management the status of issues and development progress

  • Detail oriented planning and execution of code deployments

  • Some travel may be required (<10%) between="" genworth's="" richmond="" and="" stamford="">


  • Bachelor's degree in a computer science, finance or accounting related fields

  • 2 years' experience as an applications developer

  • Demonstrated expertise in coding Java and Java Script with solid design patterns

  • Demonstrated expertise in developing SQL code in Oracle or Microsoft SQL Server RDBMS

  • Basic understanding of the mathematics of financial and/or derivatives modeling

  • Experience translating functional business requirements to technical specifications

  • Experience working in a matrix and distributed environments

These are optional, not mandatory. It would be helpful if you have:

  • 2 years of experience developing complex Finance, Investments, Portfolio Management and/or Capital Markets systems

  • Experience and working knowledge of Derivative systems such as OpenLink Findur/Endur, Murex, Calypso, or similar

  • Experience and working knowledge of Data Warehouse principals

  • Experience with derivatives accounting principles, practices, and methodologies

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) or similar credential

Why work at Genworth:

  • We have a real impact on the lives of the people we serve

  • We work on challenging and rewarding projects

  • We give back to the communities where we live

  • We offer competitive benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Account options beginning your first day

  • 20 days of Choice Time Off your first full year

  • 11 Paid Holidays

  • 40 hours of volunteer time off

  • 401K Account with matching contributions

  • Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Repayment

  • Paid Family Leave

  • Child Care Subsidy Program


Genworth Financial, Inc. is a leading insurance holding company committed to helping families achieve the dream of home ownership and address the financial challenges of aging through its leadership positions in mortgage insurance and long term care insurance. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Genworth traces its roots back to 1871.

Led by our Chief Investment Officer, the Investment Department manages a consolidated investment portfolio of nearly $75 billion and consists of investment professionals focused on portfolio management, risk management, asset management, derivatives, operations, finance and accounting functions.

We know we can't deliver on our mission unless we deliver for our employees. That's why we're committed to creating a work environment that fosters inclusion, camaraderie, rewarding work, community involvement, and a focus on our employees' well-being. We know each employee contributes in their own unique way and we're dedicated to supporting every one of them to help them reach their full potential.

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Application Development Analyst

Genworth Financial