Senior Software Engineer, Investment Operations

T Rowe Price Group, Inc   •  

Owings Mills, MD

Industry: Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 40 days ago


Designs, develops, modifies, adapts and implements short- and long-term solutions to information technology needs through new and existing applications, systems, databases and applications infrastructure. Reviews and interprets system requirements and business processes. Codes, tests, debugs and implements software solutions.

  • Requires in-depth knowledge and expertise in their own job discipline and working knowledge of related disciplines
  • Leads projects or work streams within broader projects
  • Accountable for work of self and sometimes others, provides process and standards advice in area of specialty
  • Works independently, receives minimal guidance
  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience
  • Works with Project Owners to refine consumer requests into a defined backlog


  • Accountable for all parts of the software development lifecycle for their projects
  • Assists scrum master in providing transparency and promotes open discussions for introspection and adaptation.
  • Contributes to the development of best practices within their group
  • Leads code reviews and provides feedback on others' designs/code
  • Accountable for technical debt in their own software
  • Capable of leading a small team of developers for a specific project
  • Able to rationally process vague / complex problems and define resolutions.
  • Makes tactical vs. strategic tradeoffs
  • Flexible in his or her thinking; able to evolve a solution when additional information or ideas are presented
  • Mentors junior members of the team
  • Identifies when junior engineers need help and provides it in a positive way that promotes confidence.
  • Proactively helps team members/make suggestions to improve practices.
  • Capable of leading a small team on for specific project(s) or task(s)
  • Performs as an expert in one or more parts of the software lifecycle (e.g., coding, testing, deployment). Oversees significant pieces of development within the development lifecycle


  • Able to work directly with business stakeholders
  • Decisions show a focus on current and future business priorities, together with fiscal responsibility
  • Can articulate business needs and translate them into technology solutions
  • Able to define and diagram software implementations to business requirements


  • Typically requires 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Stays current with many best-of-breed technologies
  • Demonstrable experience in software design principals
  • Must have strong OOAD foundation
  • Programs proficiently in several languages and is comfortable switching between them

  • Experience with Java preferred
  • Implements CI/CD/CT practices to ensure deliverables meet quality requirements
  • Experience with Jira, Jenkins, Docker (and similar tools) preferred
  • Knowledge of Cloud Technologies (especially Amazon Web Services) preferred
  • Able to explain the integration between Agile and Shift Left Principles
  • Experience in Developing data models or schema from scratch and knows of key concepts such as ACID, Normalization, and Transactions
  • Proven ability to build system diagrams and flow diagrams from scratch using UML
  • Able to debug large components with limited assistance and assists other engineers with debugging
  • Has designed and develops practical APIs and abstractions
  • Able to define and implement remediation plan for technical debt
  • Experience in developing enterprise-scale applications