2024 Blackstone Software Engineer Summer Analyst


New York, USA, Miami, FL, USA
Posted on September 18, 2023

Blackstone Technology & Innovations

Blackstone Technology & Innovations (BXTi) is the technology team at the core of each of Blackstone’s businesses and new growth initiatives. Serving both internal and external clients, we work to build the next generation of systems that manage risk, create efficiency and improve transparency within the firm and across our broad community of investors and portfolio companies.
BXTi is nimble and entrepreneurial – our open, iterative design processes and rapid pace of development mean that everyone on the team has the opportunity to make an impact from day one. We are problem solvers who can take projects from idea to implementation. We believe in active mentoring and developing excellence. We collaborate to find the best answers for our customers and for Blackstone. We are critical to the firm maintaining its competitive edge.

Job Description:

As a Summer Software Engineer, you’ll develop innovative technologies that are changing the Alternative Asset Management industry. You’ll work with other engineers and product managers to design, build, deploy, and support Blackstone Innovations’ suite of applications.
Our custom-built applications are mostly developed in Python or C# with JavaScript/React/Node.js, utilizing relational and NoSQL databases, and hosted within AWS. We take full advantage of cloud native container-based and serverless architectures. We also build robust data pipelines connecting to Snowflake for data analysis and visualization. You’ll devise elegant solutions to Blackstone’s most meaningful technical challenges and put your own best ideas to work in an entrepreneurial environment inside one of the leading companies in its industry.

How you’ll make an impact and the tools you’ll use to do it:

• Build web applications, services, and functionality on a variety of platforms
• Develop on top of AWS in order to build scalable and robust solutions
• Utilize Docker to create containerized microservices
• Automate infrastructure configuration using Terraform and Puppet
• Use tools such as Airflow and Snowflake to build data pipelines
• Integrate various JavaScript libraries such as React to deliver seamless user experiences
• Design data models and persist data to Relational and NoSQL databases
• Use T-SQL to manipulate and transform data
• Utilize Kafka and SQS for messaging
• Build caching layers using Redis
• Use Jenkins and Teamcity to automate deployments
• Write automated unit, integration, and deployment tests
• Build tooling to automate away repetitive tasks

Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, intelligent and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. You will need:

• Object-oriented programming experience in any language
• A desire to learn and adapt to new technologies
• A self-starting, entrepreneurial attitude
• A desire to keep improving


To be considered for the Summer Analyst Software Engineer role, applicants must meet any of the following criteria:
• Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student
• Anticipated graduation date: Fall 2024 – Spring 2025
• Resume must include expected graduation month/year and GPA
• Resume must be in PDF format

Does this job sound awesome to you? Join us, make an impact on Blackstone and on your future by applying today!

If you do not meet these criteria, please see Blackstone’s Careers website for other opportunities that may be available, including other entry level positions.

The duties and responsibilities described here are not exhaustive and additional assignments, duties, or responsibilities may be required of this position.  Assignments, duties, and responsibilities may be changed at any time, with or without notice, by Blackstone in its sole discretion.

Expected annual base salary range:

$100,000 - $125,000

Actual base salary within that range will be determined by several components including but not limited to the individual’s experience, skills, qualifications and job location. For roles located outside of the US, please disregard the posted salary bands as these roles will follow a separate compensation process based on local market comparables.

Additional compensation: Base salary does not include other forms of compensation or benefits offered in connection with the advertised role.

Blackstone is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, marital or partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic predisposition, veteran or military status, status as a victim of domestic violence, a sex offense or stalking, or any other class or status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training.  All Blackstone employees, including but not limited to recruiting personnel and hiring managers, are required to abide by this policy.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).

Depending on the position, you may be required to obtain certain securities licenses if you are in a client facing role and/or if you are engaged in the following:

  • Attending client meetings where you are discussing Blackstone products and/or and client questions;
  • Marketing Blackstone funds to new or existing clients;
  • Supervising or training securities licensed employees;
  • Structuring or creating Blackstone funds/products; and
  • Advising on marketing plans prepared by a sales team or developing and/or contributing information for marketing materials.

Note: The above list is not the exhaustive list of activities requiring securities licenses and there may be roles that require review on a case-by-case basis.  Please speak with your Blackstone Recruiting contact with any questions.

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