Who We Are

We are Black Mountain, a rapidly growing software company with more than 140 employees in San Diego, New York and London. Our customers are leading Wall Street and alternative investment firms who have diverse needs that are not met by off-the-shelf solutions. We create innovative, practical, and comprehensive solutions to help our customers manage their business. We are looking for smart, creative people who can tailor our software to meet any challenge that our clients can dream up.

What We Value

  • Intelligent individuals looking to apply themselves creatively
  • People who are comfortable speaking up, sharing ideas and driving change
  • Energetic and passionate teammates looking for more than just a job to pay the bills
  • Hard-working individuals who habitually do more than asked

What We Need

  • Asset Class Experience with Corporate Bonds, MBS / ABS, CDS, IR Swaps, Foreign Exchange
  • Strong understanding of operational characteristics of fixed income investments including: Interest accruals, P&L calculations, Effective Interest Amortization, etc.
  • Solid accounting foundation using debit / credit dual entry method
  • Advanced Excel modeling skills
  • Enthusiasm for technology and finance
  • A degree from a 4 year university
  • Independent business analysis
  • Exceptional communication skills (written and verbal) and be adept at listening and soliciting feedback
  • Detail-oriented & strong work ethic
  • Someone who thrives in a fast-moving environment and can successfully manage multiple competing priorities

Your Responsibilities

  • Define appropriate accounting requirements for various fixed income asset classes
  • Create models for accruals, P&L and other accounting requirements
  • Work with clients, developers and QA teams to collaborate on creating new solutions
  • Test product-level functionality and new releases. Identify and communicate areas for improvement
  • End-user training
  • Some travel required

What We Offer

  • Fun, fast-paced work environment
  • Constantly evolving, cutting edge technology
  • The ability to make a significant impact, immediately upon jumping in
  • An opportunity to work with some of the best firms and the best people in the financial industry
  • The ability to create change in the product we sell, by using the very same solution (in a very different way) to perform your daily job
  • Numerous team building activities, such as monthly happy hours to promote collaboration
  • An annual trip for the whole company to somewhere where we can collaborate and have fun (Cabo, New York, Vegas, etc.)
  • 4 Weeks of vacation

Think You're a Good Fit


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