Software Developer I

Federal Home Loan Bank of New York   •  

Jersey City, NJ

Industry: Financial Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 270 days ago

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Job Description:


Education –
Bachelor’s degree in business, computer science, or engineering preferred.
Management, Leadership, and Personal Skills
•Communicates clearly and concisely.
•Establishes and maintains effective working relationships at all levels.
•Strong passion for software development.
•Highly skilled in project management techniques and one or more Systems Development Life Cycle methodologies.
•Familiar with project management techniques and one or more Systems Development Life Cycle methodologies.
•Ability to train and mentor more junior software developers.

Technical Skills (Employee in this position is expected to learn and work on all skills at the level outlined below)
•System Analysis and design skills (Must have demonstrable experience)
•Skilled in system analysis including process flows, data flows and data lineage
•Skilled in defining all aspects of system context such as use cases, functional specification, wire frames, security, business data model, business process model.
•Highly skilled in defining all aspects of system design such as system structure, interface contracts, physical data model, scenario diagrams and deployment diagrams.
•Application development skills
•Highly skilled in core Java, Java based web frameworks such as Spring, ANGULAR JS or SEAM or STRUTS, JAVA based OR mapping frameworks such as Hibernate or EJB3.
•Highly skilled in DBMS technologies such as SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase – Stored procedures, Triggers, Data Modelling.
•Highly skilled in Data processing using tools such as Schedulers (TIDAL), ETL (Business Objects), ESB (Camel) and reporting (Crystal).
•Highly skilled in scripting technologies such as Bash, Jscript and batch.
•Highly skilled in implementing and integrating common off-the-shelf software (COTS) - Preferably in Banking technologies such as Principia, OPICS, Oracle Flexcube, Lawson
•Basic knowledge of DevOps methodologies and build tools such as Maven and Artifactory Basic knowledge of Amazon Web Services API
•Knowledge of current technological trends in the software development industry.
•Thorough knowledge of system integration issues between diverse platforms.

•Application support skills (Must have demonstrable experience in making decisions in production support environment)
•Skilled in issue management such as prioritization, timely disposition and reporting.
•Highly skilled in root cause analysis
•Highly skilled in developing and implementing fixes.

A minimum of:
•Four years of software development experience in system analysis, core application development and support skills

Bank Employee in this position is expected to :
•Acquire understanding of the Bank’s vision, goals, business operations, and markets.
•Develop in-depth knowledge of at least one very large Enterprise quality application (or equivalent).

Support the development, implementation and on-going maintenance of the Bank’s application software.

Essential Duties:
•Perform preliminary project analysis and document findings as required by department standards.
•Provide the necessary level of project management and control to keep all assigned projects on schedule.
•Conduct business area analysis, requirements definition, logical and detailed design, coding, testing, and implementation for all assigned development projects, according to departmental policies and procedures.
•Must be able to successfully complete large/complex development projects in a timely and cost effective manner with minimal supervision.
•Provide full support for all assigned Bank application systems. System support includes, but is not limited to: problem resolution (business and non-business hours); user support; and system maintenance.
•Assist the project manager and end users in identifying and recommending automated solutions to business problems.
•Assist in the evaluation and implementation of vendor-supplied solutions.
•Provide assistance and direction to other developers, as required.
•Accurately track and record hours worked on assigned projects/maintenance.