Development Associate

Development Associate Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Development Associate to join our team.


  • Construct technical narratives to accurately and efficiently convey technical concepts using standard industry terminology;
  • Analyze technical documents to ascertain and document tax treatment of items;
  • Competitive Pay;
  • Analyze and review leases, operating statements, development budgets, and third party due diligence reports;
  • Communicate with people inside and outside the organization (Asset Management, Acquisitions, Legal, Accounting, Operating Partners, etc.);
  • Conduct sub-market research, including the collection and analysis of numerous categories of market data;
  • Maintain and run financial models on existing funds, assets and/or acquisitions using Argus, DCF Models or other similar financial tools;
  • Develop, create and document technical specifications and designs that satisfy documented business/functional requirements;
  • Ensure all application designs and deployments and other work products are properly unit-tested prior to delivery;
  • Assist with drafting opinion letters, responses to IRS inquiries, IRS ruling requests, and writing other technical memoranda;
  • Communicate directly with client personnel, including operations, finance, accounting, and engineering;
  • Proactively identify alternatives and recommend / implement solutions as appropriate;
  • Adhere to Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and technology architecture requirements for application delivery;
  • Perform engagement management activities including billing analysis, invoicing and engagement setup;
  • Participate in modern architecture and Microservices-based application design and implementation efforts for various client projects.


  • Ability to travel and work at client locations;
  • Ability to work with different individuals and work styles;
  • Minimum of two years of Co-op, internship or full time industry experience;
  • Strong analytical ability and organizational skills;
  • Flexibility and sense of humor;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university;
  • Excited about digging into data, fearless and has a “can-do” attitude;
  • A minimum of two years’ experience delivering custom applications within a DevOps toolchain such as GitHub, Bitbucket, Jira, Jenkins, and others;
  • Ability to accurately identify scope of work, prepare thorough detailed schedule estimate;
  • MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Salesforce, MS Outlook;
  • Is a planner, a list-maker, an organizational aficionado;
  • Maintain impeccable attention to detail and ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks;
  • Travel may be up to 80-100%
  • Superior customer service.