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Sr. Software Engineer
Plano, TX

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Job Description


With over 10,000 superstars across 48 different countries globally, it is hard not to be inspired every single day. At Finastra we celebrate in global knowledge sharing, diversity and an opportunity to make a difference for each other and for our customers.

We are on a journey. After bringing two global Fintech leaders together in June 2017, Finastra has truly recognized the opportunity and power we have, by combining our expertise, successes and passion together. Whether it is in a collaboration hub or innovating with colleagues across our global landscape, we are one team creating a network of talent and creativity in a stimulating environment, to do what we can to make a difference for our customers.

Our people are leaders in their role and are always looking for new ways to help our customers grow, compete and optimize their business. From a graduate Software Engineer to an experienced Sales Executive - we are looking for personal leadership and people with the appetite to understand the markets and customers we serve. We drive innovation that challenges the status quo and feel proud of the positive differences that we make every day. We recognize talent and provide a work environment where leaders can drive results, develop and grow their careers.

Success is what you do, success is what we achieve, together.

The future of Finance is open - combine your talents with Finastra opportunities to create an exciting career with us.

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What will you contribute?

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Development, the Senior Software Engineer designs, develops, analyzes, and maintains high-quality software product applications. This position is located in Plano, Texas.

Responsibilities & Deliverables:

Your deliverables as a Senior Software Engineer will include, but are not limited to, the following:

* Design, Coding, Unit Testing and Documentation for a module(s)
* Maintenance of existing features/modules
* Acting as a technical lead for other developers in the team
* Working with Business Analysts and internal/external customers to ensure that requirements are understood
* Estimating effort for new features and coming up with release plans
* Production of accurate, unambiguous technical design specifications
* Holding or participating in solution approach, test plan and code reviews
* Full ownership and accountability to deliver on agreed upon plans within budget, on schedule and to defined quality standards
* Ability to work with little day to day supervision from project and/or line manager
* Timely and accurate reporting of project status as required by Line or Project Manager
* Escalation of critical issues in a timely fashion
* Mentoring junior team members in best practices and standards
* Driving engineering improvements and excellence in the team

Required Experience:

* 6 plus years of Java Development (Core Java, Swing)
* Good understanding of SOA/Web services, EAI patterns, UML and OOAD.
* Experienced in using anyone of Websphere, WebLogic, JBOSS or Tomcat application servers
* Excellent SQL skills are required, DB2, MS SQL and Oracle are desirable
* Stored Procedure development for MS SQL, Oracle and/or DB2 is desirable
* Experience with both Linux and Microsoft Windows operating systems is required
* Banking or finance application development experience a plus, but not required, but extensive functional enterprise application development is essential
* Experience with data & analytics is ideal, but not required
* Strong and effective communication skills both from a verbal and written perspective required
* Strong design skills
* Ability to estimate effort accurately and to make and honor commitments faithfully
* A desire to lead.


The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability please contact us at 800-274-7280.

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