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Scala Developer - Software Engineer III

Plano, Texas

Job Description:

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.

The Developer work side by side with business partners to ensure expected quality software is built to serve our customers and clients.

They will be responsible for understanding the business requirements, build/enhance application components to support the requirement, enabling testing organization to certify the application, Support technology infrastructure team in production deployment and transitioning to support team.

The Developer is expected to learn the business and technical components of an application and work with their peers to follow enterprise software development methodologies.

Grow your career in our dynamic and fast paced environment of diverse software platforms and challenging projects that shape the future of the banking industry. Will not have direct reports. Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for developing and delivering complex software requirements to accomplish business goals
  • Will be responsible for requirements analysis, High Level Design, Low Level Design and complex code development
  • May provide technical direction and system architecture for individual initiatives. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource.
  • Communicates with line of business and management the overall status and health of the application.
  • Excellent communication skills. Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical partners.
  • Understand the organization’s overall strategies, how the business operates and more importantly what drives success in the business.
  • Must be willing and able to express new ideas, concerns and opinions directly to wider team in team meetings face-to-face and via remote-working tools.
  • May collaborate with external programmers to coordinate delivery of software application.
  • Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities.
  • Works under minimal supervision, with general guidance from more seasoned consultants.
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of Scala, Java, Python (or similar) programming
  • 8+ years Software Development
  • Familiar with functional programming style (Scala, Java 8 w/ lambda expressions, etc.)
  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills and enjoys a collaborative environment
  • Flexible, self-starter, fast-learner – willing and able to quickly learn new technologies and skills
  • Experience with functional programming is a big plus
  • Experience with graph technologies is a plus. Familiarity with Semantic Web (RDF) and Sparql is a plus
  • Experience with distributed computing is a plus. Familiarity with Zookeeper/Storm/Spark/HDFS is a plus.
  • Experience with search technologies is a plus. Familiarity with Lucene/Solr/ElasticSearch is a plus
  • Experience with enhancing and maintaining mission-critical software in a fast-paced environment is a plus

1) Scala

2) Java

3) Full Stack (Unix)

Desired Skills:

  • Sound Knowledge of RDBMS
  • Hadoop HDFS/HIVE/Big Data Ecosystem.
  • Sound understanding of Data Warehousing Concepts.
  • Sound Knowledge of UNIX Scripting
  • Agile software delivery
  • Knowledge of cloud computing or distributed computing
  • Familiarity with data science concepts

General Job Description:

Responsible for designing and developing complex requirements to accomplish business goals.

Ensures that software is developed to meet functional, non-functional, and compliance requirements.

Ensures solutions are well designed with maintainability/ease of integration and testing built-in from the outset.

Possess strong proficiency in development and testing practices common to the industry, and have extensive experience of using design and architectural patterns.

At this level, specializations start to form in either Architecture, Test Engineering or DevOp.

Contributes to story refinement/defining requirements. Participates and guides team in estimating work necessary to realize a story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle.

Performs spike/proof of concept as necessary to mitigate risk or implement new ideas.

Codes solutions and unit tests to deliver a requirement/story per the defined acceptance criteria and compliance requirements.

Utilizes multiple architectural components (across data, application, business) in design and development of client requirements.

Assists team with resolving technical complexities involved in realizing story work.

Designs/develops/modifies architecture components, application interfaces, and solution enablers while ensuring principal architecture integrity is maintained.

Designs/develops/maintains automated test suites (integration, regression, performance).

Sets up and develops a continuous integration/continuous delivery pipeline. Automates manual release activities.

Mentors other Software Engineers and coaches team on CI-CD practices and automating tool stack.

Individual contributor.

*Candidates requiring current or future visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position**

**This role is not open to telecommuting or remote arrangements**

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

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.

The Developer work side by side with business partners to ensure expected quality software is built to serve our customers and clients.

They will be responsible for understanding the business requirements, build/enhance application components to support the requirement, enabling testing organization to certify the application, Support technology infrastructure team in production deployment and transitioning to support team.

The Developer is expected to learn the business and technical components of an application and work with their peers to follow enterprise software development methodologies.

Grow your career in our dynamic and fast paced environment of diverse software platforms and challenging projects that shape the future of the banking industry. Will not have direct reports. Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for developing and delivering complex software requirements to accomplish business goals
  • Will be responsible for requirements analysis, High Level Design, Low Level Design and complex code development
  • May provide technical direction and system architecture for individual initiatives. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource.
  • Communicates with line of business and management the overall status and health of the application.
  • Excellent communication skills. Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical partners.
  • Understand the organization’s overall strategies, how the business operates and more importantly what drives success in the business.
  • Must be willing and able to express new ideas, concerns and opinions directly to wider team in team meetings face-to-face and via remote-working tools.
  • May collaborate with external programmers to coordinate delivery of software application.
  • Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities.
  • Works under minimal supervision, with general guidance from more seasoned consultants.
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of Scala, Java, Python (or similar) programming
  • 8+ years Software Development
  • Familiar with functional programming style (Scala, Java 8 w/ lambda expressions, etc.)
  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills and enjoys a collaborative environment
  • Flexible, self-starter, fast-learner – willing and able to quickly learn new technologies and skills
  • Experience with functional programming is a big plus
  • Experience with graph technologies is a plus. Familiarity with Semantic Web (RDF) and Sparql is a plus
  • Experience with distributed computing is a plus. Familiarity with Zookeeper/Storm/Spark/HDFS is a plus.
  • Experience with search technologies is a plus. Familiarity with Lucene/Solr/ElasticSearch is a plus
  • Experience with enhancing and maintaining mission-critical software in a fast-paced environment is a plus

1) Scala

2) Java

3) Full Stack (Unix)

Desired Skills:

  • Sound Knowledge of RDBMS
  • Hadoop HDFS/HIVE/Big Data Ecosystem.
  • Sound understanding of Data Warehousing Concepts.
  • Sound Knowledge of UNIX Scripting
  • Agile software delivery
  • Knowledge of cloud computing or distributed computing
  • Familiarity with data science concepts

General Job Description:

Responsible for designing and developing complex requirements to accomplish business goals.

Ensures that software is developed to meet functional, non-functional, and compliance requirements.

Ensures solutions are well designed with maintainability/ease of integration and testing built-in from the outset.

Possess strong proficiency in development and testing practices common to the industry, and have extensive experience of using design and architectural patterns.

At this level, specializations start to form in either Architecture, Test Engineering or DevOp.

Contributes to story refinement/defining requirements. Participates and guides team in estimating work necessary to realize a story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle.

Performs spike/proof of concept as necessary to mitigate risk or implement new ideas.

Codes solutions and unit tests to deliver a requirement/story per the defined acceptance criteria and compliance requirements.

Utilizes multiple architectural components (across data, application, business) in design and development of client requirements.

Assists team with resolving technical complexities involved in realizing story work.

Designs/develops/modifies architecture components, application interfaces, and solution enablers while ensuring principal architecture integrity is maintained.

Designs/develops/maintains automated test suites (integration, regression, performance).

Sets up and develops a continuous integration/continuous delivery pipeline. Automates manual release activities.

Mentors other Software Engineers and coaches team on CI-CD practices and automating tool stack.

Individual contributor.

*Candidates requiring current or future visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position**

**This role is not open to telecommuting or remote arrangements**

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21047371

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Nicole Sanchez

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
7105 CORPORATE DR, TX, Plano, 75024