Senior Software Engineer II (Finance)

Company: State Street
Location: Burlington, Massachusetts, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 21.FEB.2021
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Senior Software Engineer II (Finance)Who we are looking for Charles River Development (CRD) based out of the Burlington (MA) office is hirin...


Senior Software Engineer II (Finance)Who we are looking for Charles River Development (CRD) based out of the Burlington (MA) office is hiring a Java Sr. Software Engineer to join our well-established group and help drive product development initiatives. This is an opportunity to work within a very strong engineering team and help to develop challenging new products in the financial space. This position is for the CRD Alpha enterprise data management (EDM) team and will be responsible for creating cloud native implementation of EDM. Why this role is important to us The team you will be joining is a part of Charles River Development (or CRD), that became a part of State Street in 2018. CRD helps create enterprise investment management software solutions for large institutions in the areas of institutional investment, wealth management and hedge funds. Together we have created first open front-to-back platform - State Street Alpha, that was launched in 2019. Join us if delivering next generation infrastructure, using emerging technologies like AI and Blockchain sounds like a challenge you are up for.What you will be responsible for As a Senior Software Engineer you will Work under minimal supervision to analyze, design, develop, test, and debug medium to large software enhancements and solutions within Charles River's business and technical problem domains Collaborate with Business Analysts and Product Managers to turn moderately complex business requirements into working and sustainable software Provide thought leadership in the design of product architecture within the team's scope of responsibility Develop, test, debug, and implement software programs, applications and projects using Java, SQL, JavaScript or other related software engineering languages Provide informed guidance and direction in code reviews Write unit and automation tests to ensure a high quality end product Assist in improving development test methodologies and contribute to related test methodology frameworks Conduct manual tests to ensure a high quality end product Contribute to written design and API documentation, and participate in customer documentation process Actively participate in the agile software development process by adhering to the CRD Scrum methodology including attending all daily standups, sprint planning, backlog grooming, and retrospectives Participate in cross-team group activities to complete assignments Provide mentoring to junior staff What we value Extensive Java n-tier application experience Programming skills JVM Languages Kubernetes, Kafka, Azure, AWS Commercial Software Reactive programing, KSQL, Kstreams, Apache Strong SQL skills with considerable experience in Oracle or SQL Server Strong with OO design and development Solid grasp of algorithms, solving difficult heuristic/optimization types of problems Experience with developing applications for the financial markets is required (Fixed Income, Trading, FX, Risk, Portfolio/Wealth Management, Market Data, FIX, etc.) Education & Preferred Qualifications 3-4 years of cloud native related development in AWS or Azure: should include some of the following technologies: Kubernetes, Spring Cloud, Kafka, Reactive programming, Distributed caches, Angular JS Understanding of system design for cloud native development 6 to 10 years of progressively responsible professional software engineering experience preferably in a financial services product delivery setting 4 to 7 years of experience in financial services developing solutions for Portfolio Management, Trading, Compliance, Post-Trade, IBOR or Wealth Management is strongly desired Authoritative experience with object-oriented programming, compiler or interpreter technologies, embedded systems, operating systems, relational databases (RDBMS), scripting and new/advanced programming languages Able to contribute to complex design specs in consultation with senior staff Able to work on medium to large projects with no supervision and on more complex tasks with minimal oversight Excellent written and verbal communication skills Able to work well with peers in a collaborative team environment A minimum of 5 years working with an Agile development methodology strongly desired Other related Skills Springboot Micro services Apache Ignite Apache NIFI Recon,Big Data DSL/Low code System About State Street What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you. State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Discover more at

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