Fullstack Engineer

Financial Advisory
New York

Lazard is one of the world’s leading financial advisory and asset management firms. Our people make the difference. With just over 3,000 employees, our tight-knit community allows for professionals eager to learn and willing to teach to connect and grow together. We believe that diversity, equity, inclusion, and allyship are not just business imperatives — they are central pillars of our employee experience. Our entrepreneurial culture and flat structure allow creative ideas and original concepts to drive our business forward — and for careers to take flight.

Lazard's Corporate functions empower strategic decision-making and ensure continued success of our firm. From Finance & Tax to Information Technology and Human Resources, our colleagues around the globe support our financial advisory and asset management business lines in many ways. By utilizing the latest technology, these integral groups make sure our businesses are compliant, operationally efficient, and profitable.

Lazard Financial Advisory Business Technology (FABT) is responsible for all applications that enable the Financial Advisory Division. This includes support of all aspects of the annual business lifecycle, client lifecycle, and deal management processes including CRM, Knowledge Management, Revenue Reporting, and Resource Planning.

We're looking for experienced engineers, who can drive the technical vision and development of our products, to join our Azure cloud application development team that is agile and diverse. Your role will span the breadth of our stack, from complex API integrations, up through entitlement engine, to our web user interfaces. The ideal candidate should be passionate, modern-day full-stack developers who understand that building complex web experiences requires truly engineered solutions in cloud. We’re looking for talented Software Engineers passionate about building new applications utilizing Microsoft Azure cloud technologies. Candidates should have a solid understanding of enterprise design patterns and strong skills in building complex, scalable, end-to-end enterprise software solutions.

We'll trust you to:

  • Guide your team on its journey to create innovative digital banking products
  • Partner with business, UX design, application, Cloud, QA, and InfoSec teams to create world-class customer experiences for the online channel using Agile development methodologies
  • Gather requirements, design and develop the custom applications and integrate with 3rd party products
  • Collaborate with other developers on solutions and mentor junior developers
  • Enforce secure coding standards through peer code reviews and automated testing
  • Guide development teams to review business requirements, design documents, test plans/test cases and performance testing plans
  • Effectively communicate technical solutions and recommendations to senior level management
  • Expedite the speed of development cycle from month to week and ensure that the developers have the knowledge/experience of accelerating the DESIGN-to-CODE to quickly move from low/high fidelity prototypes to actual interactive UIs

                You'll need to have:

                • Bachelor's degree in Engineering / science, or an equivalent combination of experience and education
                • Demonstrated ability in all phases of SDLC and ownership delivering at least 2 projects from design to deployment
                • Strong understanding of software design patterns and enterprise application architecture
                • 4+ years of experience with web API (.Net core) as well as some/many of the following: ASP.Net MVC, HTML, CSS, Angular or React or similar framework
                • Experience with writing high-quality, semantic, testable, maintainable, and well-documented code
                • Strong understanding of microservice architecture. Ability to design, develop and implement scalable and distributed microservice based platforms.
                • Experience with GitLab/Azure DevOps CI/CD pipelines a plus
                • Experience working with Microsoft Azure native services-- Azure Functions, App Services, API gateway, App Insights, Key Vault
                • Excellent communication skills at all levels, from team members to senior management
                • Experience working in a diverse and distributed team environment

                What we offer

                We strive to enhance the total health and well-being of our employees through comprehensive, competitive benefits. Our goal is to offer a highly individualized employee experience that enables you to balance your commitments to career, family, and community. When you work for Lazard, you are working for an organization that cares about your unique talents and passions, and will continue to invest in the development of your career.

                                  We expect the base salary range for this role to be approximately $155,000 - $210,000. Various factors contribute to determining the actual base compensation offered, including but not limited to the applicant’s years of relevant experience, career tenure, qualifications, level of education attained, certifications or other professional licenses held, relevant skills for the role, and if applicable, the location in which the applicant lives and/or from which they will be performing the job. Base salary is one component of Lazard Corporate’s compensation package, which also includes comprehensive benefits and may include incentive compensation.

                                  Does this sound like you?

                                  Apply! We'll get in touch and let you know the next steps. 

                                  Diversity and Inclusion at Lazard

                                  Lazard is an intellectual capital business focused on delivering the best advice and solutions to clients. Achieving these objectives requires us to identify, develop and retain the best talent. A workforce comprised of people with varied backgrounds and experiences creates a rich diversity of thought that empowers us to challenge conventional wisdom, as diverse perspectives lead to better decisions.

                                  Our appreciation of diversity’s strength is ingrained in our multi-cultural heritage. As a global firm that has grown organically from local roots in different countries, we have a deep tradition of respect for individual differences, which has been core to our success for several decades.

                                  The ongoing cultivation of diversity and an inclusive, equitable culture are essential to our continued growth. We are committed to sustaining an environment in which all employees – regardless of socioeconomic status, race, color, nationality, religion, gender, sexual orientation, physical abilities, veteran or military status – can bring their whole selves to work to maximize their individual potential and our collective success.

                                  This opportunity is closed to applications.