Ally Jr Application Developer in Charlotte, North Carolina

Position Description

  • Working on real time pricing and valuation application; Develops, enhances, debugs, supports, maintains and tests software applications that support market risk business area; supporting the front office

  • Working hand in hand with a trader who's helping to build out the tool and map out all of the data being pulled in and utilized from different vendor partners

  • This includes a wide variety of tasks from exploring new data, creating value add logic, defining key segmentation and metrics, determining the level of analysis/modeling required, and communicating results.

  • These application program solutions may involve diverse development platforms, software, hardware, technologies and tools. Participates in the design, development and implementation of complex applications.

Job Responsibilities

  • Scientific programming, algorithmic development

  • front-end web, user interface development, data visualization

  • large scale, high-performance, low-latency

  • systems software, compilers, data structures

  • statistical programming, machine learning


  • Ability to develop useful analytical tools and effectively communicate insights clearly to individuals from diverse backgrounds

  • Ideal candidate will be proficient in Python with a good understanding of Derivative and Fixed income products.

  • Python, SQL and data modeling skills and interface channels (service buses, message queues, web services, other protocols)

  • Nice to have: banking products knowledge (Fixed income, currencies and commodities), background working on web applications

  • Implement complex data processing algorithms in real time with optimized and efficient manner

  • Excellent problem solving skills, willingness to take ownership and risks, and enthusiasm in the face of technical challenges

  • Experience in performing Proof-Of-concept for new technologies

Ally Overview

Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) is a leading digital financial services company and a top 25 U.S. financial holding company offering financial products for consumers, businesses, automotive dealers and corporate clients. Ally's legacy dates back to 1919, and the company was redesigned in 2009 with a distinctive brand, innovative approach and relentless focus on its customers. Ally has an award-winning online bank (member FDIC), one of the largest full service auto finance operations in the country, a complementary auto-focused insurance business, a growing digital wealth management and online brokerage platform, and a trusted corporate finance business offering capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.

Business Unit/Enterprise Function

Ally's Information Technology (IT) organization is focused on supporting and improving the position of our industry-leading business franchises through cost effective, innovative IT solutions, as well as overseeing critical functions that enable the day-to-day operations of the entire Ally Financial enterprise. IT is also responsible for the administration and execution of information protection, disaster recovery and IT risk management.

Total Rewards Information

Ally's compensation program offers market-competitive base pay and pay-for-performance incentives (bonuses) based on achieving personal and company goals. Plus, we have a flexible paid-time-off program including time off for volunteer opportunities. Ally's Total Rewards Program is designed to enrich your life at work -- and outside of it and includes:

  • Industry-leading 401K retirement savings plan with matching and company contributions

  • Wellness program encouraging healthy living with financial rewards

  • Flexible health insurance options including dental and vision

  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account with generous employer contributions

  • Pre-tax commuter benefits

  • Other work-life integration benefits including parental and caregiver leave, adoption assistance, backup child and adult/elder day care program, child care discounts, tuition reimbursement, LifeMatters® Employee Assistance Program, subsidized and discounted Weight Watchers® program and other employee discount programs

Ally is an Equal Opportunity Employer

We extend equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy status, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic disposition or any other reason protected by law.

Job Title: Jr Application Developer

Company: Ally Financial Inc.

Category: Information Technology

BU Function: IT

Requisition ID: 18-5223