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Senior Analyst - Apps Prog

Chennai, India

Job Description:

Overview * (Bank of America overview, BA Continuum India overview, Business Overview)

Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. We are committed to attracting and retaining top talent across the globe to ensure our continued success. Along with taking care of our customers, we want to be the best place for people to work and aim at creating a work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.

We are a part of the Global Business Services which delivers technology and operations capabilities to Bank of America lines of business (LOB) and enterprise functions.

Our employees help our customers and clients at every stage of their financial lives, helping them connect to what matters most. This purpose defines and unites us. Every day, we are focused on delivering value, convenience, expertise and innovation for individuals, businesses and institutional investors we serve worldwide.

* BA Continuum is a nonbank subsidiary of Bank of America, part of Global Business Services in the bank.

Process Overview

Global Markets Technology & Operations provides end-to-end technology solutions for Global Markets businesses including Equities, Prime Brokerage, Interest Rates, Currencies, Commodities, Derivatives and Structured Products. Across all these products, solutions include architecture, design, development, change management, implementation and support using various enterprise technologies. In addition, GBAMTprovides Sales, Electronic Trading, Trade Work Flow, Pricing, Market Risk, Middle office, Collateral Management, Credit Risk, Post-trade confirmation, Settlement and Client service processes for Trading, Capital Markets, and Wealth Management businesses.

Job Description*

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in challenging functional and technical changes, then Global Markets Operations Technology (GMOT) is the place for you.

We follow agile management, Agile & Scrum delivery methodologies, with a focus on delivering value to our users. Test Driven Development (TDD) is the de-facto development methodology.

Responsibilities*

  • Build excellent relationships across technology and user communities
  • Work within a distributed Agile team
  • Help product owner to prune and refine the backlog
  • Contribute to functional & technical design
  • Write Test driven bug free code in relevant language/packages of the application
  • Coordinate with business users for User Acceptance Testing
  • Continuous Integration and Development

Requirements*

Education – BE / MCA

Certifications If Any - NA

Experience Range* - 7 to 10 Years

Mandatory skills*

  • 7+ years professional experience developing solutions with core Java
  • 2+ years professional experience developing solutions with Scala or other functional language
  • Experience writing Unit Tests and Acceptance/Behavior Tests
  • Ability to deliver quality code on timely basis
  • Strong data structure, algorithm and problem solving skills
  • Experience and desire to work in an Agile environment (pair programming, daily stand-ups, etc.)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of problem domain at previous employments
  • Experience working on a team, sharing code base with continuous integration
  • Willing to participate in production support rota (need basis)
  • Experience working in Linux/Unix environment

Desired skills*:

  • Message-oriented-middleware (Kafka, AMQP, MQ, AMPS, etc.) experience
  • Distributed systems experience
  • Web Application development (JavaScript, AngularJS, Bootstrap, etc.)
  • REST API design and development
  • DDD/CQRS/Event sourced systems experience
  • Relevant industry (banking middle/back office) experience
  • Experience in scripting languages (Bash, Python, etc)
  • Experience with automated deployment technologies (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Docker, etc.)
  • Experience with 3rd party Scala libraries and frameworks (Scalactic, Scalatra, Akka, RxScala, TypeLevel libraries, etc.)

Work Timings*10.30 am -7.30 PM

Job Location* Chennai

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