Risk Lead

PIMCO Europe Ltd
Newport Beach, USA
May 12, 2019
Jun 09, 2019
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
About Us:

We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $1.76 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 2,600 employees in 17 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.

PIMCO is one of the world's premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.

Position Description:

  • Manage and lead a technology team within Risk Reporting department
  • Lead strategy and planning for engineering roadmap to drive cloud migration of the existing Risk Reporting engine
  • Work with other technology teams to help integrate Risk Reporting applications with a 3rd party platform (i.e. Beacon)
  • Partner closely with Infrastructure, DB, Ops, QA, CM, and other key stakeholders to increase development and deployment efficiency
  • Define the architecture for a seamless onboarding developer experience with new infrastructure
  • Formulate & communicate long term objectives and expectations
  • Setup team's Agile and other lean model development and testing strategies
  • Recruit, develop and mentor engineering talents

Position Requirements:

  • Ten or more years of technical management experience
  • B.S. degree in computer science or a related field. Graduate degree preferred
  • Experience building high-availability, large-scale risk reporting systems in financial services industry
  • Very solid understanding of computer system fundamentals
  • Demonstrable ability to attract, coach, develop, and retain senior individual engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively between teams and organizations
  • Insight into standard methodologies for software development.
  • Experience ensuring high employee engagement with processes
  • Experience working with Beacon platform is a plus


PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and wellbeing of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance and travel coverage
  • 401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
  • Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
  • Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office

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