Software Developer for ABOR

Location: Kyiv, UA
Application deadline: 2021-05-07-07:00

The position

Are you up for a great challenge? Are you a developer by heart? Then come and join the ABOR (Accounting Book of Record) Agile Release Train to help more than 90 colleagues in enhancing and supporting core Back office areas of our product, SimCorp Dimension. As a trusted strategic partner for many of the world’s leading Investment Managers, SimCorp are constantly implementing functionality to support regulatory requirements such as US-GAAP, IFRS, and other regional GAAP and tax regimes.

Key responsibilities

ABOR train is a part of Product division, which is a full-scale agile organization following SAFe. You will be a member of a self-organized team consisting of developers, testers and business experts in Kyiv, Ukraine. The team is responsible for delivering functionality within the ABOR area. The respective code is based mainly on APL. You will be involved in all stages of the development process following SCRUM framework, including:

  • Developing core functionality to enhance the ABOR modules
  • Maintaining the existing code base and supporting released versions
  • Working with team to reach the Definition of Done for pulled user stories
  • Constantly learn and improve yourself, the team and our product


You will get a diverse working day, participating in all stages of the development lifecycle, including grooming of user stories, sketching technical solutions, coding, doing code reviews, writing unit tests and supporting our clients. Hence you will interact with testers, system architect, product owners and other teams to ensure the delivery of solid solutions. You also expect to collaborate with colleagues from Copenhagen (Denmark) and Bad Homburg (Germany) through communities of practice.

Your qualifications

For you to succeed in this role, you preferably possess the following professional skills:

  • Couple of years of practical programming experience
  • An educational background as a data scientist or a master's degree/Ph.D. in computer sciences, engineering, physics, mathematics, finance
  • Ability to work with and develop complex architecture, front and back-end


You see yourself as a person with:

  • A strong sense of quality, ability to work to deadlines, attention to detail, and taking ownership of delivering a sound solution
  • Highly developed collaboration skills, valuing team goals over personal achievements
  • Curiosity, ability and willingness to apply broad knowledge in different areas and constantly learn new things, such as specific business domain knowledge or new programming language
  • Strong communication skills and fluency in English (spoken and written)

Why join SimCorp?

SimCorp is a leading provider of investment management solutions to the world’s largest asset managers, fund managers, asset servicers, pension and insurance funds, wealth managers, banks and sovereign wealth funds. 
Here you will get to work with skilled and supportive colleagues. We are more than 1900 employees from 50+ nationalities dedicated to supporting our 200+ clients across the globe. 
We celebrate multiple approaches and points of view, together we’re building a culture where difference is valued. You will be part of a success story and a company that continues to grow, offering a lot of challenging and interesting opportunities. 

More about working at SimCorp

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