Java Lead Developer, Assistant Vice President
Location:
Posted:
November 17, 2016
Reference:
146737
Our Company
State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) is the world's leading provider of financial services to institutional investors including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading. With $27.43 trillion in assets under custody and administration and $2.35 trillion in assets under management as of December 31, 2013, State Street operates globally in more than 100 geographic markets and employs 29,430 worldwide. For more information, visit State Street's website at www.statestreet.com .
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Job Description
Basic Purpose & Responsibilities
Serves as senior level developer and/or project technical lead for projects.  Analyzes, designs, develops and maintains software applications to support business units. Controls and/or provides solutions to single and/or multiple organizations, with minimal management guidance.
 
  • Provides advanced technical expertise in analyzing, designing, estimating, and developing software applications to project schedule.
  • Oversees systems design and implementation of most complex design components.
  • Creates technical project plans and deliverables and monitors task deadlines.
  • Oversees, maintains and supports existing software applications.
  • Provides technical subject matter expertise in reviewing, analyzing, and resolving complex issues.
  • Designs and executes end to end system tests of new installations and/or software prior to release to minimize failures and impact to business and end users.
  • Responsible for resolution, communication, and escalation of critical technical issues.
  • Prepares user and systems documentation as needed.
  • Identifies and recommends Industry best practices.
  • Serves as a mentor to junior technical staff.
  • Acts as a technical lead/mentor for developers in day to day and overall  project areas.
  • Ability to lead a team of agile developers.
  • Worked in a complex deadline driven projects with minimal supervision. Ability to architect/design/develop with minimum requirements by effectively coordinating activities between business analysts, scrum leads, developers and managers.
  • Ability to provide agile status notes on day to day project tasks.


Qualifications
Technical Skills
  • Experienced, highly skilled in the following technologies as an architect/design lead and developer level. Core Java, Tomcat or another J2EE application server, Oracle/Exadata, Clearcase, MQ , Perl, Scripting languages and other open source technologies etc..
  • End to end understanding of software architecture, design, development and implementation.
  • Experience using Scrum, Agile modelling and adaptive software development is preferred.
  • Continuous integration and build process, test automation and deployment experience.
General Profile
  • Experienced, fully competent in own area
  • Shares  own expertise with others; will  co-ordinate activities of others/the team
  • Completes own  role independently or with minimal supervision/guidance
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills. Experience writing, reviewing technology documents including user guides.
Knowledge Expertise
  • Has developed specialist knowledge/expertise in one or more than one area
  • Applies knowledge/skills to a range of standard and moderately complex activities
  • Financial services/mutual fund/Securities  industry a plus


Job Opening ID
146737

Location
Boston-MA-US

Closing Statement
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