Sr. Specialist Developer - Mainframe COBOL, VSAM, JCL, DB2, Eztrieve
Overview of FSX Mutual Fund Transfer Agent:
Technology at FSX provides systematic solutions centered on amainframe platform for our clients in the mutual fund industry. We build,maintain and support a full suite of in-house developed systems covering orderprocessing, trading, clearance and settlement, books and records, reporting andregulatory systems. We are currently recruiting for a mainframe developerto work in our Westborough or Pittsburgh& King of Prussia location.
Overview of the Role:
As a developer for FSX, you will be working on a dedicateddevelopment team that supports key clients of BNY and on Client Onboardingopportunities. You will collaborate withnot only other team members (developers and analysts) but also colleaguesacross the Technology department and end-users. We work our SDLC using Waterfall methodologies to deliver solutions withthe necessary controls required as a global financial organization. Our team isbased in Westborough, Chennai and Pune.
Analyzesrequirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operatingsystem environment, interfaces with other systems, internal and externalchecks, controls, and outputs using BNY Mellon's standard developmentmethodology. Works with the team and internal business groups on implementationopportunities, challenges, and requirements of various applications. Analyzesinformation and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issuesfor a specific business group. Contributes to defining time tables and projectplans. Follows and implements 'best practices' for technical developmentmethodologies and tools.
Appropriate candidates will possess the following:
Experience (8-10 years) with Cobol, VSAM, JCL, Eztrieve and DB2 in an IBM mainframeenvironment.
Able to support a variety of assignments such as: complex,scalable and robust solutions to meet our clients needs as well as one timead-hoc reports and record maintenance requests.
Experience within financial services industry mutual fundknowledge is a plus.
Experience with Distributed Application technology is aplus.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and theability to work well independently.
Will contribute to the technology development road map forthe team both functionally and technically.
Effective communication skills, work alongside andcollaborate across technology and business teams.
Clear understanding and commitment to development andquality standards.
Encourages innovation and creativity in technologysolutions.
Stays up to date with current trends and new technologies.
Consultswith internal business groups to provide appropriate application softwaredevelopment services or technical support. Analyzes, defines and documentsrequirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operatingsystem environment, interfaces with other systems, internal and externalchecks, controls, and outputs using BNY Mellon's standard developmentmethodology. Works with internal business groups on implementationopportunities, challenges, and requirements of various applications. Analyzesinformation and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issuesfor a specific business group. Contributes to defining time tables and projectplans. Analyzes and estimates feasibility, cost, time, and compatibility withhardware and other programs. Takes lead for establishing, implementing andmonitoring 'best practices' for technical development methodologies and tools.Proposes innovative, creative technology solutions. Contributes to theachievement of area objectives.
Bachelor'sdegree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalentwork experience required, 8-10 years of experience in software developmentrequired, experience in the securities or financial services industry is aplus.
Experience (8-10 years) with Cobol, JCL, VSAM, Eztrieve and DB2 skills on an IBMmainframe platform.
Experience and commitment to a full SDLC culture.
Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
Knowledge/Experience with transmission protocols: SFTP, NDMConnect Direct
Experience developing software in a regulated businessenvironment.
Experience working and delivering solutions across amulti-location team.