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Sr. Specialist Developer

Florham Park, New Jersey
Information Technology

Job Description

The ATOMS (Advanced Trade and Order Management System) and FOMS (Fixed Income Order Management System) at Client Technology Solutions is seeking an experienced Mainframe Specialist Developer. The candidate should expect the opportunity to be a significant contributor to a globally diverse technology team and will be challenged to identify and execute on solutions for our internal business groups. The ideal candidate has worked in the financial services industry and possesses in-depth knowledge of Security/Financial Industry (Order Management System), experience delivering on concurrent, complex application development projects and an understanding of Mainframe technology platform.

  • 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 Pershing LLC / 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.
  • 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.
  • Provides application software development services or technical support in more complex situations.
  • Coordinates coding, testing, implementation and documentation of solution.
  • Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved.
  • Contributes to defining time tables and project plans.
  • Analyzes and estimates feasibility, cost, time, and compatibility with hardware and other programs.
  • Conducts analysis of organizational needs and goals for the development and implementation of application systems.
  • Contributes to defining time tables and project plans.
  • Proposes innovative, creative technology solutions. 
  • Contributes to the achievement of related teams' 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.
  • Preferred Technologies: Mainframe Technical skills: COBOL, DB2, CICS, SQL, DB2 Store Procedure, JCL, MQ Series, FTP, TSO/ISPF, Endevor, Macro-4, Trace Master & ESP Scheduler. Performance tuning: DB2 applications and Batch JobsJava Programming is preferred, but not required.
  • Proficient in requirements gathering and BRD/SRD preparation, is preferred
  • Proficient in design, coding, testing and implementation, is preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle, is preferred
  • Experience conducting code reviews of the test Plan and test Data, is preferred.
  • Experience collaborating with business analysts, Project Managers and Architects, preferred

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:

Pershing provides critical business process, financial and technology solutions for financial organizations around the globe. We operate behind the scenes to power transformational change for broker-dealers, registered investment advisors, independent financial advisers, hedge fund and '40 Act fund managers and individual investors. We strive to be innovators, developing open architecture technology and financial solutions to support our customers' growth. We advocate on behalf of our customers and help them respond to regulatory reform and drive positive outcomes for our industry and investors. From our core business as an industry-leading trade execution, clearing and custody provider, we have evolved into a global multifaceted firm that provides investment solutions, forward-thinking technology-driven efficiencies, practice management and service excellence.

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

Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Florham Park
Internal Jobcode: 45172
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Pershing-HR06431
Requisition Number: 1803014