Gravitas APX Consultant

Salary: Dependant on experience
Location: New York
Job Type: 6 Month Contract - Will Extend

We are currently looking for, on behalf of our market leading client, an APX Consultant (Developer/Architect/Technical Project Manager) with prior Hedge Fund or institutional Asset Management experience to support a new Advent Portfolio Exchange implementation.

You will have an entrepreneurial mindset and be functional in your delivery, working independently and across all aspects of the Hedge Fund, except the actual investment decision itself.

As the successful candidate, you will have the following essential experience:

·     A deep understanding of APX's (Advent Portfolio Exchange) data structure and how it communicates with other systems
·     Hedge Fund 
·     Trading systems
·     Credit (investment-grade and/or distress)
·     Buy side familiarity
·     Middle & Back Office operations 
·     System integration
·     Automation
·     Vendor management
·     Able to write custom applications (dedicated Development team available)
·     Very strong verbal and written communication skills

Our client is open to candidates with anywhere from 3 to 10 years’ experience, providing you have the subject matter expertise with APX (Advent Portfolio Exchange) and minimum 1+ years working in a Hedge Fund, particularly if it is a credit orientated shop.

If this is you, please apply now for immediate consideration. All relevant applicants will receive a call within 24 hours, with a view to interviewing the same week. We look forward to speaking with you.

If you feel you have all of the above then please do send through your CV. Alternatively you can contact me directly on (646) 790 8954 or EdwardClifford-Garrett@ec1partners.com