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Software Engineer III - GBS IND

Chennai, , India

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.

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

Global Wholesale Banking Technology (GWBT) comprises of technology for Commercial, Corporate and Investment Banking Customers of Bank of America across the globe.  The team works closely with the business and strategic partners to architect, design and develop applications for the Global Wholesale Banking Line of Business.

Job Description

The Individual should provide Mainframe based solutions to line of business using Cobol, JCL,VSAM and DB2/IMSDB. He/she will act as a consultant and act as techincal lead for the projects by providing best practices and offering solution accelerators for the projects and collaborate with the delivery team.


• Be a good team player
• Techincally Sound and handled techincal and functional queries of the team
• Flexibility in adapting to team requirements and have the attitude of meeting deliverables with Quality
• Ensuring adherence to development standards, best practices
• Keep up to date on the Process and drive innovation and Risk
• Ensuring high quality levels in all deliverables
• Adhere to team’s governing principles and policies
• Participate in mandatory training and cross functions across team
• Demonstrate enthusiasm and zeal to acquire domain knowledge
• Participate and contribute to Team/Project Reviews
• Actively involved in Process improvements and automations
• Act as a consultant during project engagements and bring value in every transactions



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

Certifications If Any

Experience Range*

• 10 - 12 years

Foundational skills

• > 12 Years of experience in Application programming using Cobol, JCL, CICS, DB2/IMSDB, REXX
• Experience in techincal lead and resolve technical queries and help the team
• Drive innovation on Mainframe and contribute to Mainframe Modernization
• Play a key contributor in enhancing the Mainframe teams capabilities of the team and drive technolgy solutions
• Regularly connect with BTG and act as SPOC for the Mainframe Billing suite of applications
• Experience in mainframe development and knowledge on Mainframe technology such as TSO, CICS, JCL, SQL though not mandatory
• Create and maintain documentation such as design docs, mapping specifications, flow diagrams, technical recovery plans, etc.
• Function within a distributed team model and interact with global team members.
• Should have good understanding of Agile methodology.
• Good in Communication skills and flexibility to work for extended hours and on weekends as needed to handle high priority issues
• Desired skills
• Knowledge of Banking and Finance domain.
• Good experience with Agile Development, SCRUM methodologies.
• Strong problem solving, analytical and interpersonal skills.

Desired skills

• Good domain knowledge on Payments application
• Knowledge of business processes and technology delivery methodology
• Knowledge managing both a Waterfall and Agile development environment

Work Timings*

General Shift 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM IST

Job Location*


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Full time


Band: H6

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Talent Acquisition Contact:

Neetu Gupta

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