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Sr. Specialist Developer

New York, New York
Information Technology

Job Description

Client Technology Solutions (CTS) has a mission to provide our business partners with technology based solutions that enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions maintained on a stable and secure infrastructure, and to provide our employees with the tools and means to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.   This position is responsible for:
  • Developing software needed for resiliency, cybersecurity, and Greenfield projects
  • Providing High Availability, resilient, and modern architectural solutions for a high volume, message processing financial application.
  Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Design and code application software development services under the SDLC life cycle.
  • Work collaboratively with the business to understand requirements.
  • Interfaces with enterprise architects to ensure solution complies with organizational needs and goals.
  • Design, code, test and implement application software in a cloud based environment interfacing with both mainframe and distributed applications.
  • Configure servers for new Cloud partition VMs
  • Design and develop screens for application user interface



Sr. Specialist Developer->> 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.     Additional Skills:  
  • Deep understanding of the software development life cycle.
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent problem solver and self-starter.
  • Able to articulate complex solutions through technical discussions.
  • Can work collaboratively to perform complex troubleshooting, root-cause analyses, and solution development.
  • Experience in working with business analysts, project managers and technical architects in multiple geographical areas.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), ability to work in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of the Agile methodology for Software Development (prefer Scrum) a plus.
  • Experience in financial institutions and knowledge of SWIFT message processing and products a plus.
  Required Technical Skills:              
  • Test-driven development: Junit, FitNesse
  • Java
  • J2EE / Tomcat
  • Spring: MVC, REST, Data, Boot
  • JMS / MQ
  • Maven
  • Git
  • Jenkins
  • Atomikos
  • SOAP, RESTful web services
  • DB2
  • Extensive experience with 2 Phase Commit applications
  Preferred Technical Skills:
  • Agile / Scrum
  • Confluence / Jira Agile Tools
  • Kafka, Activiti, Drools
  • UI:  Javascript, Angular, Bootstrap

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-New York-New York
Internal Jobcode: 45172
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Operations & Shared Technology-HR13644
Requisition Number: 1806266