U.S. Bank Senior Software Engineer (Derivatives/Calypso) - Telecommute in Albany, New York
At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.
Job DescriptionBe a part of transformational change where integrity matters, success inspires and great teams collaborate and innovate. As the fifth-largest bank in the United States, we're one of the country's most respected, innovative, ethical and successful financial institutions. We're looking for people who want more than just a job - they want to make a difference! U.S. Bank is seeking a Software Engineer who will contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives in our digital transformation journey.
This position will be responsible for the analysis, design, testing, development and maintenance of best in class software experiences. The candidate is a self-motivated individual who can collaborate with a team and across the organization. The candidate takes responsibility of the software artifacts produced adhering to U.S. Bank standards in order to ensure minimal impact to the customer experience. The candidate will be adept with the agile software development lifecycle and DevOps principles.
Essential Responsibilities: - Responsible for designing, developing, testing, operating and maintaining products. - Takes full stack ownership by consistently writing production-ready and testable code. - Consistently creates optimal design adhering to architectural best practices; considers scalability, reliability and performance of systems/contexts affected when defining technical designs. - Makes sound design/coding decisions keeping customer experience in the forefront. - Takes feedback from code review and apply changes to meet standards. Conducts code reviews to provide guidance on engineering best practices and compliance with development procedures. - Accountable for ensuring all aspects of product development follow compliance and security best practices. - Exhibits relentless focus in software reliability engineering standards embedded into development standards. - Embraces emerging technology opportunities and contributes to the best practices in support of the bank's technology transformation. - Contributes to a culture of innovation, collaboration and continuous improvement. - Reviews tasks critically and ensures they are appropriately prioritized and sized for incremental delivery. Anticipates and communicates blockers and delays before they require escalation.
Basic Qualifications - Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience - Five to six years of relevant experience
Preferred Skills/Experience - Five to Six years of experience of customization and implementation of Calypso or similar derivatives management systems - Five or more years of experience with Java programming - Experience with interest rate derivatives like swaps, cross currency swaps, swaptions, cancelable swaps, cap floors, RPAs, T-Locks, equity linked swaps, futures and options - Experience with credit derivatives like Credit Default Swaps (CDS), Credit Default Indices (CDX) - Experience with commodity derivatives as well as equity derivatives and fixed income is preferred - Experience with implementing front office functions like pricing and risk calculations - Experience with customizing back office functions like accounting, settlements, swap data reporting (SDR), hedge accounting, collateral management. - Has a complete understanding of a feature, the users impacted, the flows impacted and feature's purpose - Focuses on the bigger picture, identifying and prioritizing with the aim to consider more than one domain in this analysis - Creates project proposals and designs that have considerable impact or touch multiple systems - Technical designs are clear, well thought out, and considers dependencies, failure states, maintainability, testability and ease of support - Considers scalability, reliability and performance of systems/contexts affected when defining technical designs - Has a thorough understanding of the team's domain, how work in this domain relates to the team's objectives and deliverables and how it contributes to overall business strategy and how technical strategy maps to this - Understands the organization's company strategy and how the engineering strategy aligns to this - Thoroughly understands the business model in relation to their current product focus area - Looks for opportunities to simplify product and technical design - Adept with agile software development lifecycle and DevOps principles - Able to communicate processes and results with all parties involved in the product team, including engineers, product owner, scrum master, third party vendors and customers - Strong problem-solving and analytical skills - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
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U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.