Lead Software Engineer

DST Systems   •  

Kansas City, MO

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 36 days ago

ole Overview

The Financial Services Group at DST is currently hiring a Lead Software Engineer.  This engineer will be responsible for analyzing, designing, programming and modifying software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, cloud-based or Internet related computer programs. Will work on a new DST product called AltServe, which is a BPM solution that provides outsourcing capabilities to brokerages for the day to day operations of Alternative Investment accounts.


  • Design, build, and maintain modern web apps for use by internal and external customers
  • Develop REST APIs to integrate with internal and external client systems
  • Work with a product owner within an agile team to define, develop, and estimate user stories and epics
  • Work with BA and QA to create and implement automated BDD tests
  • Ensure the ongoing scalability, security, and maintainability of our products


  • Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of work-related experience; or Master’s degree and 4 years of work-related experience; or 8 years of equivalent work-related experience
  • Developing and maintaining SaaS applications.
  • Java, JUnit, JPA, Spring.
  • Web/RESTful Services Development.
  • JavaScript, jQuery, Ext JS Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, Jasmine (or other Javascript unit testing frameworks).
  • SQL and relational databases.
  • Working in an agile environment using Scrum.
  • A passion for continuous learning as well as the ability to learn quickly and apply new skills.
  • Flexibility/Ability to be proactive, possesses good problem solving skills and the capability to find solutions and the ability to successfully meet deadlines.

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