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Sr. Specialist Developer (T-SQL, PL/SQL, Database design, objects, tuning)

Greenwich, Connecticut
Asset Servicing

Job Description

Sr. Specialist Developer (T-SQL, PL/SQL, Database design, objects, tuning)


Developer, Application Development and Tools:  Responsible for designing custom applications and tools for one of the Bank's most important investment manager clients in the Asset Servicing space.  Works with Business Analyst to understand change requests and defects and to provide an estimate of effort of development required. Develops and packages code, unit tests, and design documentation. Continuously improves applications and solutions to drive down maintenance cost and improve stability of service. Reviews code prior to release to ensure adherence to best practices. Senior developers are expected to hit the ground running, lending their experience to the role.  Senior developers are responsible for not only producing excellent solutions of their own to business problems but also to raise the level of quality of the team, through mentorship, leadership, and establishment of processes to ensure excellent design.

·       Must be creative, logical, and have good framework thinking.

·       Must be open-minded and assertive.  Able to give and receive direct feedback.

·       Must be goal-oriented and proactive – thinking about not only the tactical solution to the case at hand, but the strategic solution to solve all similar cases.

·       Must have the ability to learn quickly


Consults with internal business groups to provide appropriate application software development services or technical support. Analyzes, defines and documents requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operating system environment, interfaces with other systems, internal and external checks, controls, and outputs using BNY Mellon's standard development methodology. Works with internal business groups on implementation opportunities, challenges, and requirements of various applications. Analyzes information and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group. Contributes to defining time tables and project plans. Analyzes and estimates feasibility, cost, time, and compatibility with hardware and other programs. Takes lead for establishing, implementing and monitoring 'best practices' for technical development methodologies and tools. Proposes innovative, creative technology solutions. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives.



Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, 8-10 years of experience in software development required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

o   Strong T-SQL, PL/SQL, with knowledge of database design, objects, and tuning.

o   Strong object oriented design and proficiency in at least one object oriented programming language, with knowledge of design patterns and where and when to apply them. Recent experience working in C#, .NET, python, and Powershell.

o   Familiarity working in both Agile and Waterfall development lifecycles, as well as using related tools, such as Jira, for collaboration.

o   Experience using source control (git, svn, etc) and CI build environments.

o   Strong written and verbal communication skills

o   Experience as a team lead or application lead

o   Financial services industry experience a plus but not required


For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

BNY Mellon's Asset Servicing business is dedicated to dynamically supporting our clients' investments and safeguarding their assets, keeping them working around the clock and across the world. It's part of our commitment to being a true partner for our clients' investment success. We specialize in operational solutions and capabilities for today's market-enhancing management and administration of investments with services that process, monitor and measure investment data from around the world. By leveraging BNY Mellon's global footprint and deep expertise, we deliver insight-driven solutions for every phase of investing.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Primary Location: United States-Connecticut-Greenwich
Internal Jobcode: 45172
Job: Asset Servicing
Organization: CSD Middle Office Bridgewater-HR16513
Requisition Number: 1715275