Assists in the technical design of application components, builds applications, interfaces between applications, and understands data security, retention, and recovery. Can research technologies independently and recommend appropriate solutions. Contributes to technology-specific best practices & standards; contributes to success criteria from design through deployment, including, reliability, cost-effectiveness, performance, data integrity, maintainability, reuse, extensibility, usability and scalability; contributes expertise on significant application components, vendor products, program languages, databases, operating systems, etc., executes on the plan by building components, testing, configuring, tuning, and deploying solutions.
The DTCC AD Senior Software Engineer (SSE) applies specific technical knowledge in order to assist in the design and construction of critical systems. The SSE works as part of an AD project team and may interact with the business, Functional Architects, and subject matter experts on related systems. The SSE will contribute to the design of components or individual programs, and participates fully in the construction and testing. This involves working with the Senior Application Architect, and other technical contributors at all levels. This position contributes expertise to project teams through all phases, including post-deployment support. This means researching specific technologies, and applications, and contributing to the solution design, supporting development teams, testing, troubleshooting, and production support. The ASD must possess good communication skills and be able to work well on a team. This position requires working closely with the functional and governance functions, and more senior technical resources, reviewing technical designs and specifications, and contributing to cost estimates and schedules.
6+ years Java development experience. Strong core Java skills, plus JDBC, JMS, JSP, JAF, Servlets, AJAX, Spring, Struts, REST, Java design patterns and use of Eclipse, Git/Bitbucket, Maven and Junit.
1+ years developing and implementing REST Web Services and user interfaces using the following AWS services:
Application Load Balancer / Network Load Balancer
Experience with Websphere and Tomcat application servers.
Experience with DB2/SQL
Familiarity with CWF (Common Web Framework / DTCC), PBS (Participant Browser Services / DTCC)
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Self-motivated able to work independently or in a team environment
Technology Expertise – is a subject matter expert on one or more of programming languages, vendor products, DTCC applications, data structures, business lines
Platforms – works with Infrastructure partners to stand up development, testing, and production environments
Requirements Elaboration – works with the Functional Architect to ensure designs satisfy functional requirements
Data Modeling – reviews and extends data models
Is aware of frameworks – that promote concepts of isolation, extensibility, and extendibility
System Performance – contributes to solutions that satisfy performance requirements; constructs test cases and strategies that account for performance requirements; tunes application performance issues
Security – implements solutions and executes test plans working mentoring other team members in best practice
Standards – is aware of technology standards and understands technical solutions need to be consistent with them
Documentation – develops and maintains system documentation
Is familiar with different software development methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, Scrum, Kanban)
Aligns risk and control processes into day to day responsibilities to monitor and mitigate risk; escalates appropriately
Leadership Competencies for this level include:
Accountability: Demonstrates reliability by taking necessary actions to continuously meet required deadlines and goals.
Global Collaboration: Applies global perspective when working within a team by being aware of own style and ensuring all relevant parties are involved in key team tasks and decisions.
Communication: Articulates information clearly and presents information effectively and confidently when working with others.
Influencing: Convinces others by making a strong case, bringing others along to their viewpoint; maintains strong, trusting relationships while at the same time is comfortable challenging ideas.
Innovation and Creativity: Thinks boldly and out of the box, generates new ideas and processes, and confidently pursues challenges as new avenues of opportunity.
8+ years’ experience in application development or system analysis
Bachelor's degree in technical/computer discipline or related experience required
With over 40 years of experience, DTCC is the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry. From operating facilities and data centers around the world, DTCC automates, centralizes, and standardizes the processing of financial transactions across the trade lifecycle and mitigates risk for thousands of institutions worldwide.
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