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Principal Architect, Application Development (Securities Data Service, REST APIs, Oracle/Exadata)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Information Technology

Job Description

Principal Architect, Appl Development->> Designs technical infrastructure for applications and assists in defining application tools. Develops the applications architecture and blueprints which reflect business logic of the section or division. Defines application components, platforms, interfaces, and development tools. Participates in the evaluation and implementation of vendor application software and tools. Provides technical guidance to cross-functional, cross-platform application development teams. Consults on integration and conversion activities, experiences and considerations. Acts as subject matter expert, as needed.Participates in mapping the technology-independent applications architecture to the chosen technology platform. Conducts reviews and analyses organizational needs to make recommendations regarding the development and implementation of applications. Stays abreast of the latest technology infrastructure and processes in the industry and marketplace. Makes recommendations to use innovative, creative approaches as appropriate to meet client needs. Helps resolve high-impact, moderately complex system problems affecting multiple applications or across multiple platforms using the appropriate debugging tools and techniques such as probes, animators, traces, sniffers and dumps.Contributes to the achievement of multiple teams' objectives. Bachelor s degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred 10-12 years of experience in systems architecture, analysis and applications program development required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus


This position is for a senior-level technologist within our Securities Data Service team.  The candidate must have experience leading diverse teams as part of enterprise-wide technology projects.  The candidate must be skilled at managing relationships across business and technology and at all levels of the organization.  We are looking for an individual to assist in leading the refactoring of existing applications into our virtualized cloud environment.  This individual will be expected to contribute to the overall technology strategy for the group.


The ideal candidate will have possess many of the following criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred.
  • 12 + years of relevant experience required.
  • REST APIs, Micro services, Docker
  • Oracle/Exadata, MongoDB, MS SQL, Vertica
  • Jenkins, Jira, Git, Maven
  • Java, C++, .net, Angular, Python, Ruby
  • Experience working with Google App Engine, Amazon AWS, or equivalent.
  • Experience with automated testing.
  • Experience in the financial services industry.

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:

Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.

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

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Internal Jobcode: 45015
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Investment Services Technology-HR13644
Requisition Number: 1803223