Veritude is hiring a middle-tier/backend Engineer for Fidelity Investments. This position is based in Boston MA
We are looking for a disciplined, experienced middle-tier/backend software engineer, ideally with prior Corporate Actions experience to join our technology team. As a member of our team, you will be directly supporting the corporate action system platforms used by FCAS and our commercial clients.
You will interact daily with a technology organization of architects, business analysts and developers along with business team members responsible for data delivery and support of corporate actions data and software as a service platform.
We are seeking a software engineer who possesses the following skill set:
Capable of designing and building Java and/or web service components for the product which meets or exceeds our high threshold for quality
Expertise in J2EE, restful web services and SOA
Cursory experience with Spring and Angular Frameworks
Capable of integrating middle tier components via Oracle / Hibernate
Experience with CI/CD tools such as Git/Stash, Jenkins, Artifactory, uDeploy etc.
Defines, maintains and supports development environments while adopting industry best practices and tools
Ensures code reviews, unit testing and integration testing is completed efficiently and effectively
Plays a leading role in coordinating and collaborating on distinct development work streams integration and ensures scale, security and extensibility in our offering
Mastery of professional practices and methodologies (Agile/Scrum, Test Driven Development, Pair Programming, Code Reviews, Refactoring Techniques)
The Purpose of This Role
Having strong technical chops, understanding our systems, and having empathy for our customers is a given. You have a proven track record of successfully delivering projects which had a positive impact on systems, product, team, and customers. You have strong, educated and pragmatic, opinions both on what we do and how we do it. You also have the pragmatism and experience to yield the floor and allow better ideas to prevail. You continue to grow your skills as a professional developer. Great products come from the fusion of rock-solid engineering, clear product vision, and a hypersensitivity to the customer experience. You live our design and development methodologies, understand our business, and are on a continued pursuit to build empathy for our customers. While you are entrenched in the development, maintenance, and testing of one product area, your view expands to the product vertical your team operates in. You work with your team s Architect to ensure sound technical direction.
The Value You Deliver
Ability to quickly learn and Analyze complex Systems
Very Good Analytical Skills
Strong Financial / Brokerage Knowledge
Ability to work independently
Excellent technical and communication skills
Ability to create and maintain documentation wherever necessary
Should be innovative and works as collaborator with Scrum team
Analysis, design, development, unit testing and execution with coding standards
The Skills that are Key to this role
Technical / Behavioral
Java / J2EE
Spring / Spring AOP / Spring Batch / Spring Integration
Oracle / PL-SQL / Hibernate
Exposure to MQ or Active MQ
Exposure to Shell scripting, Maven, Git/Stash, Jenkins, Artifactory, uDeploy
Exposure using application servers like WebSphere, Tomcat etc.
Self-motivation/drive to get things done and deliver on team commitments.
Strong understanding of our systems, customers, and business goals as it pertains to the assigned vertical
In-depth understanding of the context of the assigned Scrum team.
Can adapt to changing conditions and coach others through change.
Possesses ability to communicate efficiently verbally and through written documentation.
Maintains a broad understanding of our systems, customers, and business goals. Has a deep understanding of these contexts for assigned team.
The Skills that are Good To Have for this role
Embody and live the Scrum values of commitment, courage, focus, openness, and respect in all interactions, both within and outside of the team.
Be a team member. Listen a lot. Ask questions to seek clarity. Take the floor when you have information, experience, or perspective to share. Communicate impediments as they arise.
A Scrum team collectively delivers on their sprint goals and commitments. All team members are expected to always be intimately familiar with, and working towards delivery of those commitments, never against.
In partnership with Product Management, actively seek to gain a deeper understanding of the business context under which your team operates. Leverage this understanding to present feature recommendation to your Product Owner.
Complete modifications, refactoring, and bug fixes to existing functionality without the need for oversight.
Perform complex changes and complicated refactoring without the need for direction of an experienced team member.
While made up of many disciplines, the team delivers on commitments together. Perform documentation, design, and testing tasks as required by the team.
Actively participate and contribute to technical discussions and code reviews.
Evangelize and promote the successes and learnings of your team in formal ceremonies, such as sprint demos, as well as in casual conversation.
Write queries, scripts, and data upgrades.
Take point on supporting deployments and releases.
How Your Work Impacts the Organization
FCAS develops software for financial services firms in the United States and abroad. The product sources corporate action information to the clients and handle the processing of the same.
The Expertise We re Looking For
B.E./B Tech in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or equivalent experience.
6-9 years of strong software engineering experience in financial services or corporate actions
A proven track record of success in working with dynamic technology focused project teams
Ability to data-mine and troubleshoot issues
Familiarity with SWIFT messaging structure a plus
Associated topics: .net, algorithm, back end, c c++, c#, java, perl, sde, software developer, software engineer
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