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Lead Analyst

Chennai, , India;

Job Description:

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 could 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

The Markets Application Production Services (MAPS) group is a global group responsible for the management of production systems across Global Markets Technology. The group works closely with the business and provides application support. The group closely interacts with the development and infrastructure teams to manage all changes to the production environment. MAPS have a strong focus on operational excellence and process improvement.

Job Description

The individual will be part of MAPS team as Site reliability engineering and Automation engineering for Global markets business and will be responsible to provide technical and business automation or tooling solutions for the suite of securities domain applications on middle office frameworks. This individual would also need to perform in-depth deep dive analysis of the problem statements & propose appropriate solutions for the same. These applications in MAPS space handles the critical post-executions, post trade processing, pre & post settlements matching & clearing, ledger calculations of capital markets products for Global Markets Equity and Debt business.

Responsibilities

  • Has demonstrated ability to design and develop complex solutions within an application/technical area.
  • Develop reliable and scalable tools to ease the application support related activities.
  • Deliver solutions for production stability using SRE best practices and frameworks.
  • Build and drive adoption for self-healing and resiliency patterns.
  • Onboard multiple Securities applications onto SRE technologies.
  • Proactively identifying the improvement opportunities for securities suit of applications.
  • Driving continuous delivery of automated solutions to address nonvalue adding or high-risk support activities.
  • Work with Production, Development, Engineering teams to define, architect and implement tools to enhance debuggability, supportability, availability, and performance.
  • Take complete ownership & responsibilities of all the assignments from line of business.

Requirements

Education: B.E. / B. Tech/M.E. /M. Tech/M.Sc./MCA (prefer IT/CS specialization)

Certifications, If Any: AI/ML Certification ( Not Mandatory )

Experience Range: 8 to 10Yrs

Foundational skills:

  • Strong knowledge & hands on experience in Python.
  • Good knowledge & hands on experience in Angular JS/Java Script/PHP
  • Good knowledge of UiPath tool.
  • Strong knowledge and hands on experience in MSSQL/Sybase/Oracle and Linux.
  • Good knowledge in scripting languages - Shell and Perl.
  • Knowledge of source code management tools (GIT, BITBUCKET)
  • Understands Software Development Life Cycle SDLC – Agile, Kanban and Project management Tools like JIRA.

Desired skills:

  • Knowledge of AI/ML (Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning) & NLP (Natural Language Processing) will be added advantage.

Work Timings: Mon- Fri - (11:30 a.m. – 08:30 p.m.)

Job Location: Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai

Job Band:

H6

Shift: 

Hours Per Week:

45

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

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 could 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

The Markets Application Production Services (MAPS) group is a global group responsible for the management of production systems across Global Markets Technology. The group works closely with the business and provides application support. The group closely interacts with the development and infrastructure teams to manage all changes to the production environment. MAPS have a strong focus on operational excellence and process improvement.

Job Description

The individual will be part of MAPS team as Site reliability engineering and Data Analytics team for Global markets business and will be responsible to provide technical and business automation solutions for the suite of securities domain applications on middle office frameworks. This individual would also need to perform in-depth deep dive analysis of the problem statements & propose appropriate solutions for the same. These applications in MAPS space handles the critical post-executions & post trade processing of capital markets products for Global Markets equity and Debt business

Responsibilities

  • Ensure all key service implement metrics are monitored and raise appropriate alerts.
  • Develop reliable and scalable systems to monitor production alerts and build to auto-remedy.
  • Deliver solutions for production stability using SRE best practices and frameworks.
  • Work with Production, Development, Engineering teams to define, architect and implement tools to enhance debuggability, supportability, availability and performance.
  • Troubleshoot priority incidents, facilitate blameless post-mortems and ensure permanent closure of incidents.
  • Adhere to Incident, Problem and Change management procedures and other policies 
  • Perform analytics on previous incidents and usage patterns to better predict issues and take proactive actions.
  • Build and drive adoption for self-healing and resiliency patterns.
  • Participate in weekend releases if needed.
  • Take complete ownership & responsibilities of all the assignments from line of business.
  • Onboard multiple Securities applications onto SRE/Tableau technologies.
  • Manage & co-ordinate with very senior operations & technology stake holders.
  • Proactively in identifying the improvement opportunities for securities suit of applications.
  • Driving continuous delivery of automated solutions to address nonvalue adding or high-risk support activities.

Requirements

Education: B.E. / B. Tech/M.E. /M. Tech/M.Sc./MCA (prefer IT/CS specialization)

Certifications, If Any: ITIL Foundation (Not mandatory)

Experience Range: 8 to 10Yrs

Foundational skills:

  • Excellent knowledge in MSSQL/Sybase & Linux/Unix.
  • Strong knowledge in one of scripting language - Unix Shell scripting or Perl or PowerShell.
  • Good knowledge & hands on experience in Python or any other object-oriented programming language.
  • Hands on in developing Tableau reports.
  • Knowledge of source code management tools (GIT, BITBUCKET)
  • Knowledge in configuration management Tool - Ansible, Writing Ansible Playbooks using YAML.
  • Ability to debug, optimize code and automate routine task.
  • ITRS/Autosys working knowledge.
  • Understands Software Development Life Cycle SDLC – Agile, Kanban and Project management Tools like JIRA.

Desired skills:

  • Knowledge of Capital markets.
  • Basic knowledge of Messaging Tools (MQ / Tibco)
  • Knowledge of Selenium (with Python) is good to have.

Work Timings: Mon- Fri-Rotational shift (06:30 a.m. – 03.30 p.m. / 11:30 a.m. – 08:30 p.m. / 01:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.)

Job Location: Chennai

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Full time

JR-21052766

Band: H6

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Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Shalini Mascarenhas

Referral Bonus:

0