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Software Engineer II B - GBS IND

Chennai, , India

Job Description:

Overview (Bank overview, GBS India overview, Function 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 all 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 Listed Derivatives business within Bank of America is a growing business area. To support this growth in absolute business trade numbers and of new markets there is need to supplement the team developing and supporting the operations functions with specific vendor application and market experience. Projects range from global change initiatives through large and small regional initiatives.

Member of Futures and Options Operations IT group providing support to our business clients.

Job Description*

Senior iSeries Programmer for F&O and OTC Clearing technology group to work on GMI. Stream GMI is a financial accounting system used to process futures, OTC and equity products, GMI is used by the majority of the world’s largest banks for this purpose. Unlike distributed software systems which run processes on multiple networked computers, GMI is designed to run on an IBM AS/400 computer which was rebranded as the IBM iSeries, and currently, System i.

India team engages with the LOB counterparts contributing towards strategic and BAU project deliverables. We will be developing and supporting applications specific to our LOB/application (GMI) by using the core components or by developing our own components using latest iSeries programming techniques.

Responsibilities*

• Work with the Project Manager/Business analyst, architects and other team members to design solutions of the projects undertaken.

• Participate in and work on all aspects of the technical design & specification phase of projects. Ensure solutions are defined for all requirements, solutions are agreed to by the business line and other IT teams, options are provided for large or complicated changes and all functional design is documented and delivered to an exceptional quality and is consistent across deliveries.

• Provide subject matter expertise to support development & testing of project deliverables and validation of quality assurance.

• Develop, implement and support the project according the specification agreed.

• Ensure business engineering standards are applied by all parties involved in projects and deliveries. Participate in initiatives to improve standard business engineering practice.

• Effectively convey message in both written and verbal development discussions

• Adhere to team’s governing principles and policies

• Demonstrate enthusiasm and zeal to acquire domain knowledge

Requirements*

 Education- B.E/B Tech/M.E./M Tech, M.C.A [with B.Sc., B Com, BBM], M.Sc. (Computer Science, IT, S/W, Mathematics, Electronics)

 Experience Range- 4 - 6 years

 Foundational skills*

• AS400, iSeries

• RPGLE Free Format, CLLE, SQLRPGLE

• SQL

• Experienced IT developer (at least 5 years).

• Self-driven, confident, strategic but pragmatic, good communicator and team player

• Knowledge of full development lifecycle, data analysis and structured analysis and design methods

• Strong technical skills, including technical specification writing

• Ability to work without close supervision, yet to rigid timescales

• Dynamic, pro-active mentality

• Strong technical background

• Distributed system development and maintenance

• Experience of test planning and test script design

• Fault tracking methods.

Desired skills:

• Work experience in GMI

• Experience in banking domain

• Ability to work on multiple projects and be flexible to adapt to changing requirements.

• Willingness to embrace and learn new technologies.

Work Timings*

10.30 to 8.30 pm. IST (Need to flexible as per business need)

Job Location*

Chennai

Job Band:

H6

Shift: 

Hours Per Week:

45

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Overview (Bank overview, GBS India overview, Function 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 all 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 Listed Derivatives business within Bank of America is a growing business area. To support this growth in absolute business trade numbers and of new markets there is need to supplement the team developing and supporting the operations functions with specific vendor application and market experience. Projects range from global change initiatives through large and small regional initiatives.

Member of Futures and Options Operations IT group providing support to our business clients.

Job Description*

Senior iSeries Programmer for F&O and OTC Clearing technology group to work on GMI. Stream GMI is a financial accounting system used to process futures, OTC and equity products, GMI is used by the majority of the world’s largest banks for this purpose. Unlike distributed software systems which run processes on multiple networked computers, GMI is designed to run on an IBM AS/400 computer which was rebranded as the IBM iSeries, and currently, System i.

India team engages with the LOB counterparts contributing towards strategic and BAU project deliverables. We will be developing and supporting applications specific to our LOB/application (GMI) by using the core components or by developing our own components using latest iSeries programming techniques.

Responsibilities*

• Work with the Project Manager/Business analyst, architects and other team members to design solutions of the projects undertaken.

• Participate in and work on all aspects of the technical design & specification phase of projects. Ensure solutions are defined for all requirements, solutions are agreed to by the business line and other IT teams, options are provided for large or complicated changes and all functional design is documented and delivered to an exceptional quality and is consistent across deliveries.

• Provide subject matter expertise to support development & testing of project deliverables and validation of quality assurance.

• Develop, implement and support the project according the specification agreed.

• Ensure business engineering standards are applied by all parties involved in projects and deliveries. Participate in initiatives to improve standard business engineering practice.

• Effectively convey message in both written and verbal development discussions

• Adhere to team’s governing principles and policies

• Demonstrate enthusiasm and zeal to acquire domain knowledge

Requirements*

 Education- B.E/B Tech/M.E./M Tech, M.C.A [with B.Sc., B Com, BBM], M.Sc. (Computer Science, IT, S/W, Mathematics, Electronics)

 Experience Range- 4 - 6 years

 Foundational skills*

• AS400, iSeries

• RPGLE Free Format, CLLE, SQLRPGLE

• SQL

• Experienced IT developer (at least 5 years).

• Self-driven, confident, strategic but pragmatic, good communicator and team player

• Knowledge of full development lifecycle, data analysis and structured analysis and design methods

• Strong technical skills, including technical specification writing

• Ability to work without close supervision, yet to rigid timescales

• Dynamic, pro-active mentality

• Strong technical background

• Distributed system development and maintenance

• Experience of test planning and test script design

• Fault tracking methods.

Desired skills:

• Work experience in GMI

• Experience in banking domain

• Ability to work on multiple projects and be flexible to adapt to changing requirements.

• Willingness to embrace and learn new technologies.

Work Timings*

10.30 to 8.30 pm. IST (Need to flexible as per business need)

Job Location*

Chennai

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Full time

JR-21054098

Band: H6

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Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Ameya Kuvalekar

Referral Bonus:

0