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Application Development / Maintenance, Off

Burlington, Massachusetts
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Who we are looking for

Contribute to the enhancement and maintenance of one or more Charles River IMS modules or components as a senior member of an agile scrum team. Provide engineering troubleshooting assistance to customer support teams and other development teams within Charles River.

Why this role is important to us

The team you will be joining is a part of Charles River Development (or CRD), that became a part of State Street in 2018. CRD helps create enterprise investment management software solutions for large institutions in the areas of institutional investment, wealth management and hedge funds. Together we have created first open front-to-back platform - State Street Alpha, that was launched in 2019.

Join us if delivering next generation infrastructure, using emerging technologies like AI and Blockchain sounds like a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for

As Software Engineer II you will

  • Work under minimal supervision to analyze, design, develop, test, and debug small to medium software enhancements and solutions within Charles River's business and technical problem domains
  • Collaborate with Business Analysts and Product Managers to turn business requirements of moderate complexity into working and sustainable software
  • Participate in the design of product architecture within the team's scope of responsibility
  • Develop, test, debug, and implement software programs, applications and projects using Java, C#, SQL, JavaScript, or other related software engineering languages

  • Provide thoughtful insight and suggestions in code reviews
  • Write unit and automation tests to ensure a high-quality end product
  • Conduct manual tests to ensure a high-quality end product
  • Contribute to written design and API documentation, and participate in customer documentation process
  • Actively participate in the agile software development process by adhering to the CRD scrum methodology including attending all daily standups, sprint planning, backlog grooming, and retrospectives

  • Participate in cross-team group activities to complete assignments

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role

  • Demonstrated experience using test cases, scripts, and automated test tools for verifying requirements on multi-tier applications
  • Demonstrated ability translating business requirements into comprehensive functional and technical test plans

  • Knowledgeable in one or more CRD functional areas strongly desired
  • A minimum of 3 years working with an Agile development methodology strongly desired
  • Effective written and verbal communication
  • Experience with data integration/ETL is preferred

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • B.S. degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics or other technical course of study or Business with an MIS background. MS degree strongly preferred.
  • 2-5 years of experience in software testing in a process driven technology environment

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  • Job Reference: 707279519-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: State Street Corporation
  • Location: Burlington, Massachusetts
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent