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Software Engineer II

Houston, Texas

Job Description:

You will be part of a team that is responsible for the collection, persistence , and distribution of Market Data for commodities. You will work on the in-house developed Curve Management suite of applications providing interface to various market data avenues. These provide front office users the ability to view and shape forward estimate data as needed. Middle office uses this application suite to manage their workflow related to the curves. Applications Developer - you will help develop, support, maintain and test software applications for curve management and market data applications and utilities. This is an exciting and challenging high profile project within Commodities Technology that is ideally suited to an individual with the energy and drive for change. Ideal candidate should have experience in developing server side applications handling real time data. Should be able to independently design and develop multi-threaded high performance, scalable services with database for persistence.

 

Responsible for developing and delivering complex software requirements to accomplish business goals. Ensures that software is developed to meet functional, non-functional, and compliance requirements. Codes solutions, unit tests, and ensures the solution can be integrated successfully into the overall application/system with clear, robust and well-tested interfaces. Familiar with development and testing practices of the bank. 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. Contributes to existing test suites (integration, regression, performance); Analyzes test reports, identifies any test issues/errors; Triages the underlying cause. Documents and communicates required information for deployment, maintenance, support, and business functionality. Participates, contributes and can coach team members in the delivery/release (CI-CD) events. e.g. branching timelines, pull requests, issue triage, merge/conflict resolution, release notes. Individual contributor.

Required Skills

• Development experience using a general purpose language such as C#.net , Java , Python– server side and GUI • Capable of understanding and modifying multi-threaded services • Database development skills, experience with any industrial DBMS system like SQL Server/Oracle/Sybase. • Proficient communication and interpersonal skill such that can communicate complex solutions with both technical and Business users. Ability to debug applications. • Must be able to handle multiple tasks and adapt to a constantly changing environment • Must be intellectually curious, willing to dig into a problem, and propose possible solutions

 

Desired Skills

• Source code management – SVN / Bit Bucket • Any Agile Development experience • Any Financial or Commodities Trading or Investment Banking • Market Data • Working as part of a distributed development team

Bank of America's Global Banking and Markets Technology Organization....

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

You will be part of a team that is responsible for the collection, persistence , and distribution of Market Data for commodities. You will work on the in-house developed Curve Management suite of applications providing interface to various market data avenues. These provide front office users the ability to view and shape forward estimate data as needed. Middle office uses this application suite to manage their workflow related to the curves. Applications Developer - you will help develop, support, maintain and test software applications for curve management and market data applications and utilities. This is an exciting and challenging high profile project within Commodities Technology that is ideally suited to an individual with the energy and drive for change. Ideal candidate should have experience in developing server side applications handling real time data. Should be able to independently design and develop multi-threaded high performance, scalable services with database for persistence.

 

Responsible for developing and delivering complex software requirements to accomplish business goals. Ensures that software is developed to meet functional, non-functional, and compliance requirements. Codes solutions, unit tests, and ensures the solution can be integrated successfully into the overall application/system with clear, robust and well-tested interfaces. Familiar with development and testing practices of the bank. 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. Contributes to existing test suites (integration, regression, performance); Analyzes test reports, identifies any test issues/errors; Triages the underlying cause. Documents and communicates required information for deployment, maintenance, support, and business functionality. Participates, contributes and can coach team members in the delivery/release (CI-CD) events. e.g. branching timelines, pull requests, issue triage, merge/conflict resolution, release notes. Individual contributor.

Required Skills

• Development experience using a general purpose language such as C#.net , Java , Python– server side and GUI • Capable of understanding and modifying multi-threaded services • Database development skills, experience with any industrial DBMS system like SQL Server/Oracle/Sybase. • Proficient communication and interpersonal skill such that can communicate complex solutions with both technical and Business users. Ability to debug applications. • Must be able to handle multiple tasks and adapt to a constantly changing environment • Must be intellectually curious, willing to dig into a problem, and propose possible solutions

 

Desired Skills

• Source code management – SVN / Bit Bucket • Any Agile Development experience • Any Financial or Commodities Trading or Investment Banking • Market Data • Working as part of a distributed development team

Bank of America's Global Banking and Markets Technology Organization....

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21067911

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Amie Reynoso

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
20 GREENWAY PLZ, TX, Houston, 77046