Job Description : The Role
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team!
In this role, you will serve as a Senior Software Engineer who will play a key role on a Scrum team within Digital Platforms Technology.
You will work closely with the Squad Lead, Scrum Master, Systems Analyst, Quality Assurance, Architects and other Developers, to craft, build, test, and deliver features that make up Fidelity’s Digital experiences.
You will provide guidance and mentoring to the other Developers on the team. You will be a member of the Participant Experience Tribe, supporting the Stock Plan Services Domain.
You will work with other Squad members to build out and enhance the NetBenefits Stock Plan experience for our customers.
The Expertise and Skills You Bring
BS / BA Degree or equivalent experience preferred
Robust critical thinking skills coupled with a desire for growth, to learn and to engage with peers in technical and design discussions
Proven experience in communicating technical needs and capabilities to non-technical team members, product owners, and partners
Ability to utilize a long-term mentality to help produce scalable, maintainable solutions
Passion to provide guidance on standard methodologies and mentoring support to the other Developers within the wider Digital Platforms Technology team
5+ years of experience, with a focus in financial services application.
Your background in the following will prove vital :
Experience collaborating in a team environment to develop, deploy, and support key applications and features
A proven understanding of the Agile software development methodology
Extensive experience decomposing sophisticated business problems into creative, efficient, and scalable solutions
Proficiency with server-side / mid-tier languages, frameworks, libraries, and related technologies : Java EE, Apache Tomcat, Spring MVC / Spring Boot, Logback, SLF4j, Maven
Appreciation for and alignment to standard methodologies regarding object-oriented design, coding standards, RESTful service consumption and integration, common design patterns, secure application development, and test coverage
Your familiarity with the following will be a plus :
DevOps concepts governing SCM, continuous integration, monitoring, and deployment processes
Enterprise application architecture patterns and orchestration frameworks such as Apache Camel
Client-side unit testing frameworks and test runners like Jasmine and Karma
Docker containerization and AWS cloud deployment and application management via the AWS console
The W3C’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and their implementation
Fidelity's Workplace Investing (WI) Digital Platforms Technology team designs, develops, implements, and supports WI’s suite of Digital products and services.
The Digital Platforms development team focuses on delivering innovative solutions that meet the needs of our customers. Our systems professionals thrive, with a steadfast dedication to innovation, which champions a culture of continuous improvement and significant achievement.
We see ourselves as a vital link to Fidelity's customers. This is a fast-paced group that is using ground-breaking technologies to build powerful tools and outstanding user experiences for our customers, using Java-based technologies.