Available Positions

At Bracebridge, we welcome resumes from all experienced professionals who believe they can contribute meaningfully to our team.
Additionally, we’re currently looking to fill these roles:

Bracebridge Capital, LLC is a Boston-based hedge fund manager with over $11 billion of net assets under management.  The firm pursues investment strategies primarily within the global fixed income markets with the objectives of capital preservation and absolute return without significant correlation to equity, interest rate and foreign exchange markets.  Established in 1994, Bracebridge manages private investment funds that serve endowments, foundations, pension funds, and other institutional and high-net-worth investors.  Approximately 110 employees operate from our office located in Boston’s historic Back Bay.  The entrepreneurial culture and small-firm environment at Bracebridge reward and support motivated, collaborative, enthusiastic and results-oriented individuals. We believe our firm’s greatest asset is the people who work here.

The Network and Systems Engineer will join Bracebridge’s information technology group to help implement, support and manage the firm’s new and evolving network and system infrastructure.  The infrastructure consists of two datacenters and an office location that provide fault tolerance and resiliency for the critical operations of the firm. Bracebridge’s production environment consists of user systems, servers, SAN/NAS infrastructure, and virtualization.

Responsibilities:

  1. Collaborate with other team members to design and deploy new network capabilities, improve performance, fault tolerance, security and efficiency
  2. Evolve and advance operations around the network including configuration and network management, monitoring and alerting
  3. Provide daily support of production environment
  4. Management and operation of core infrastructure components
  5. Document and diagram network and system designs
  6. Occasional night or weekend work for items that must occur outside of production hours
  7. Creative thought and design of new infrastructure services that improve users’ experience, operational efficiency and security
  8. Manage Windows and Linux servers, network appliances
  9. Manage and configure Cisco network devices including virtualization, firewalls, switches and wireless devices
  10. Troubleshoot and resolve system and network-related issues
  11. Implement industry-standard best practices around change management, configuration management and system operation

Qualifications:

  1. Experience with Cisco operating environments (IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS, ASA firewalls and wireless access), including configuration, firmware and operation
  2. Experience with Layer 2 configuration (Ethernet, Spanning Tree)
  3. Experience with Layer 3 configuration and dynamic routing protocols (OSPF, BGP)
  4. Experience with fiber, copper, SFP/SFP+ physical interfaces
  5. Experience with Windows (servers/desktops) and Linux environments
  6. Experience with packet capture/sniffers, protocol analysis
  7. Knowledge of IP addressing, VLSM, subnet calculation
  8. Knowledge of network security, access control lists/filters and related tools
  9. Knowledge of configuration and change management processes
  10. Knowledge of standard security protocols and encryption over networks including TLS and VPN
  11. Exposure to network monitoring tools, packet sniffers and logging tools
  12. Understanding of security mechanisms including firewalls/filtering, VPNs and network protections
  13. Exposure to Cisco UCS infrastructure
  14. Exposure to Cisco SAN infrastructure
  15. Ability to travel (by car) to datacenters in Boston, MA and Marlborough, MA
  16. Ability to lift and install into racks various network devices and servers

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Bracebridge Capital, LLC is a Boston-based hedge fund manager with over $11 billion of net assets under management.  The firm pursues investment strategies primarily within the global fixed income markets with the objectives of capital preservation and absolute return without significant correlation to equity, interest rate and foreign exchange markets.  Established in 1994, Bracebridge manages private investment funds that serve endowments, foundations, pension funds, and other institutional and high-net-worth investors.  Approximately 110 employees operate from our office located in Boston’s historic Back Bay.  The entrepreneurial culture and small-firm environment at Bracebridge reward and support motivated, collaborative, enthusiastic and results-oriented individuals.  We believe our firm’s greatest asset is the people who work here.

The Risk System Lead will take ownership of our daily risk system process.  This involves learning about our data, instruments, models, risk computations, and resulting outputs.  Once familiar with the details of the setup, the individual will lead and supervise the maintenance and troubleshooting of the system and related processes, and collaborate with senior members of the Research Group on more significant enhancements.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Develop an understanding of the daily Risk System production process, including data requirements and processes, database layout, C++ analytics, and report generation
  2. Monitor daily runs, making sure that new positions are processed and produce reasonable results
  3. Investigate sources of large changes and discrepancies
  4. Pinpoint issues with data and/or analytics and work with junior members of the group to resolve those
  5. Make changes and enhancements to the models, scenario definitions and other parts of the risk system to accommodate new state variables and sources of risk

Qualifications:

  1. BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or another quantitative discipline. Advanced degree in Computational Finance is a plus
  2. 5+ years of professional experience in a quantitative development role, including C++ programming of fixed-income analytics in a production environment
  3. Familiarity with various types of fixed-income instruments and valuation approaches
  4. Solid understanding of risk management concepts
  5. Working knowledge of C# and SQL. Familiarity with Perl and Excel is a plus
  6. Proven ability to work collaboratively as well as independently

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Bracebridge Capital, LLC is a Boston-based hedge fund manager with over $11 billion of net assets under management.  The firm pursues investment strategies primarily within the global fixed income markets with the objectives of capital preservation and absolute return without significant correlation to equity, interest rate and foreign exchange markets.  Established in 1994, Bracebridge manages private investment funds that serve endowments, foundations, pension funds, and other institutional and high-net-worth investors.  Approximately 110 employees operate from our office located in Boston’s historic Back Bay.  The entrepreneurial culture and small-firm environment at Bracebridge reward and support motivated, collaborative, enthusiastic and results-oriented individuals.  We believe our firm’s greatest asset is the people who work here.

The Systems Analyst will work in the Application Development group to build applications that
enhance and improve Back-Office Operations. The Analyst will report to the Manager of Application
Development and is responsible for all aspects of the application development process, including
requirements, development, testing, implementation and maintenance.

Primary responsibilities:

• Learn existing application and database framework
• Maintain and enhance existing applications and processes as needed
• Work with members of the Back-Office to determine automation needs
• Develop applications in the approved technologies to meet all requirements
• Analyze, select and integrate vendor software where necessary
• Unit test applications to ensure functionality meets specification and work with Back-Office to
  implement into operational processes
• Liaison with internal colleagues and external counterparties to ensure seamless integration is
  achieved when implementing or enhancing applications
• Work as a technical intermediary between Back-Office staff and application vendors

Qualifications include:

• Experience building applications in WPF, XAML
• Experience using application patterns like MVVM and MVC in WPF
• Experience writing tests including Unit, Integration, Automated UI
• Experience with SQL server, Classic ASP and the .net development platform, specifically C# and ASP.NET
• Understanding of hedge fund processes: allocations, valuation and recons
• Understanding of investments: fixed income, swaps/derivatives and financing
• Minimum 5 years of prior related experience within a financial services firm
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Finance, Economics, or a related field
• Strong technical and project management skills
• Ability to challenge current processes in order to improve them
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with others
• Ability to work well under pressure and within a deadline driven environmentStrong technical and project management skills

 

 

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For other inquiries, contact info@bracebridgecapital.com.