Mobile Developer (Specialist Developer)

Job Description

TECHNOLOGY SERVICES GROUP (TSG) is the central infrastructure services group with a proven track record of innovating to help BNY Mellon and its customers have most reliable, nimble and cost-effective solutions in the financial services market place. BNY Mellon App Engine technology is leading edge with industry first PasS/IaaS fully integrated solution, combined with enterprise standards for developers.


TSG is building next generation scalable, efficient data center as a service using the latest innovation infrastructure. Building on top of the cloud deployments in BNY Mellon, we are aggressively automating and bridging the green field cloud with the existing virtual computing environments.


Mobile Developer for BNY Mellon Internal Apps

Workplace Technology’s Mobile team is currently seeking an experienced mobile developer to help us build apps our employees will love. This candidate will take ownership in defining the architecture, toolset, and delivery strategies for how we build apps. With our mobile offerings available to all 50,000+ staff, this candidate has the opportunity to make a huge impact.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Determine most appropriate mobile development stack based on business requirements.

  • Act as a technical mentor for entry and mid-level developers.

  • Participate in agile development sprints to achieve project goals.

  • Build caching, storage, performance optimization strategies to improve user experiences across our apps.

  • Build, maintain and publish best practices in mobile development to educate others.

  • Develop in Cordova hybrid development framework for iOS and Android.

  • Develop for Node.js APIs and server applications.

  • Identify development automation opportunities and provide recommendations for improvement.

  • Implement QA processes to ensure quality apps are deployed to our staff.


Specialist Developer->> Provides application software development services or technical support in more complex situations. May also be responsible for requirements gathering and BRD/SRD preparation. Has thorough knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle. Conducts reviews of the test Plan and test Data. May allocate/ coordinate work within a team/project. 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. 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. 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 is required.
  • Six to eight (6-8) years of experience in software development is required.
  • Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Six or more (6+) years of JavaScript development with a strong understanding of the JavaScript language.
  • Full-stack experience.
  • Two or more (2+) years of hybrid mobile development – PhoneGap/Cordova.
  • Two or more (2+) years Native mobile experience.
  • iOS and/or Android experience.
  • Experience with SQL databases.
  • Strong experience writing testable code.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with frameworks such as Angular or React.
  • Experience with EMM, MDM, MAM or other mobility management tools.

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

Our ambition is to build the best global team – one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve – and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums.

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Internal Jobcode: 45144
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Technology Services Group-HR06725
Requisition Number: 1914467