Dublin, Ireland

Front Office Systems Developer

Full-time / part-time
Mid-Senior Level
Merrion Square South

Job description

Due to a successful company acquisition and global business growth, we have a newly created role seeking a Front Office Systems Developer. You will be a key part of the IT support team for the fund management segment of IQ-EQ, the technology supporting the business must be maintained to the highest level as well as interfaces between applications being critical.  

You will be responsible for building, developing, maintaining, and supporting these interfaces and any applications that are custom built. This will require strong technical data and development skills as well as strong knowledge of the tech stack involved, with an eye on modernisation and delivering on product roadmaps.

We are seeking a motivated, highly skilled, and proven technical expert with a strong vision who is looking for the next step in their career. If you also have excellent interpersonal skills and an interest in the investment industry we would love to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Comply with IQ-EQ development guidelines and practices, change control and project methodology
  • Work in close co-ordination with our business users, vendors, and other stakeholders to craft solutions to business problems considering functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Develop and maintain business requirements, design documents and other appropriate project documentation.
  • Develop technical solutions which are robust, secure, and easily maintainable, in line with development standards and best practice.
  • Liaise with test team and all project stakeholders to ensure solutions are fully tested. Creation and execution of scripts.
  • Support of production systems, resolving issues within SLA and providing regular and timely updates to users and line manager as to status of issues, escalating issues as required. Ensuring system documentation is updated as required.
  • Regular communication with team on project progress, issues, and risks.
  • Contribute to overall department goals and objectives.
  • Project management of key initiatives including agreement on scope, solution design, management of testing phases, issue management & resolution, status reporting & implementation
  • Functions as an application expert for all assigned systems, acting as a consultant to senior management and other business units as needed to resolve issues and carry out business goals. 
  • Provide backup support on key back office systems


  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg an advantage
  • Strong IT skills & solid experience in all aspects of system development lifecycle

Do you possess the following?

  • Strong knowledge of SQL Server, database config, query development, query optimisation, SSIS packages, SSRS reporting
  • Knowledge of publicly traded asset fund accounting platforms (e.g. Bloomberg, Eikon, Paxus, InvestOne, Paladign) an advantage
  • Strong knowledge of programming languages such as .NET, C, C++, VB, python an advantage
  • Ability to meet and adhere to internal and external deliverables whilst maintaining an exceptionally high standard.
  • Ability to present clearly to stakeholders in positions of high authority in the company
  • Excellent one-to-one management skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills.
  • Strong problem solving and conceptual thinking.
  • Strong organisation and leadership skills

Additional information

At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

Interested? Please apply today for immediate consideration.

Company description

Do you want to be part of a Global Private Equity Administrator who provides outsourced Administration services for PE, Real Estate, Depository and Compliance with Assets under Administration in the excess of $650Billion? If so, please read on!

With offices across 23 jurisdictions including New York, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Cayman, BVI, Belfast, Dublin, Guernsey, Jersey, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Cyprus, Mauritius, Singapore, Hong Kong and Manila our growth journey has only just begun. 

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