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Junior Software Engineer
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AQR | Greenwich, CT
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Job Description

Junior software engineer with at least 2+ years of experience developing full-stack applications using Microsoft Technology stack and JavaScript/HTML5. You will be developing Front Office applications for our Portfolio Management, Research and Middle Office teams. You will be part of a team using modern web technologies to develop the next generation of front-end applications at AQR. You will be expected to advocate and promote good software practices and support technical standards that result in high quality, maintainable, and scalable software The ideal candidate would have experience with C#, SQL and strong user interface design skills.

* A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
* Experience leading a small team
* Strong object oriented design skills
* Strong C# .NET programming skills
* Strong visual UI/UX skills
* Experience with database development is required
* Strong web development skills using JavaScript/HTML5.
* Strong verbal and written communication skills
* Experience with Angular/AngularJS (or related framework) a plus
* Experience with automated test frameworks a plus

About AQR

AQR Capital Group LLC is a leading institutional investment management firm that utilizes quantitative tools to implement multi-asset global investment strategies across both hedge fund and traditional benchmark-driven investment products. We seek to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns by providing our clients with a diverse range of solutions-based products, which are designed to suit their risk preferences. The firm's hedge fund products seek to deliver strong investment returns and target very low correlation with the broader financial markets. The firm's benchmark-driven products seek to deliver returns in excess of pre-specified benchmarks. The modular nature of our investment platform enables us to combine various investment strategies to create products customized to client risk and return preferences. We believe our long-term performance, quality of our research, the discipline and consistency of our investment process combined with our client-driven and solutions-oriented approach have enabled us to attract the most sophisticated institutional investors in the investment management industry, including some of the world's largest endowments and public and private pension funds. As of May 31, 2007, we had $37.4 billion in assets under management. AQR Capital Group is led by four managing partners, three of whom created and led the Quantitative Research Group in the Asset Management Division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. prior to founding the company in 1998. We currently have approximately 200 employees based in our headquarters in Greenwich, Connecticut.