Python Software Engineer I

at Bank of America
Published December 18, 2021
Location Jersey City, NJ
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Job Description:

Global Collateral Technology supports Collateral Management Operations in Global Markets Operations Technology with a number of applications to manage their day to day collateral business processes across four lines of businesses – OTC Derivatives, Fixed Income, Futures & Options (Exchange Traded Derivatives) and Prime Brokerage. It is currently implementing a multiyear initiative to setup a single strategic platform to support all the four lines of businesses.

This position will be part of the large initiative to implement this global strategic platform. We will be leading the development of architectural changes to the platform as well as seeking opportunities to innovate on technologies.

What you will do
• Develop and extend our systems for performance, coverage and new functionality.
• Work with technology and business groups in the region and globally to deliver high quality products in a fast-paced environment.
• Provide production support for applications.
• Manage project deliveries independently.
• Work on Full development cycle, inclusive of automation of quality assurance.
• Communicate and discuss with Business and other stakeholder on Specifications

Responsible for developing and delivering software to accomplish business goals. Ensures that software is developed to meet functional and non-functional requirements. Codes solutions, unit tests, and is aware of the development practices of the bank. Contributes to story refinement/defining requirements. Participates in estimating work necessary to realize a story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle. Understands and utilizes basic architecture components in solution development. Codes solution and unit tests to deliver a requirement/story per the defined acceptance criteria. Executes automated test suites (integration, regression, performance); collects results and flags issues. Documents and communicates required information for deployment, maintenance, support, and business functionality. Adheres to team delivery/release process and cadence pertaining to code deployment and release. Individual contributor.

Required Skills:

  • You can code. Strong Python fundamentals and previous Python coding experience with expertise in object-oriented programming. You will develop, enhance and support an efficient, reusable, testable, scalable and performant code with special attention to high availability, low latency, data protection, security and automation.
  • You have at least 2 to 4 years of development experience in these skillsets:
  • Core Python fundamentals and programming
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Working with Python libraries like Pandas, NumPy, etc.
  • Knowledge of Python frameworks like Django, Flask, etc.
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, JQuery, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Object oriented or Relational Database knowledge
  • Web frameworks and RESTful APIs knowledge
  • Code packaging, release, and deployment
  • Code versioning tools like Git, SVN, etc

Desired Skill:

  • You have a good design sense with ability to apply Design principles that are executable for a scalable application.
  • You are a good tester too with experience in robust testing and debugging software applications with Python test framework tools like Behave, Pytest, PyUnit, etc.
  • You have an innovative mindset. Not afraid to ask why and question established practices, always looking to own and improve quality via automation and tooling.
  • You have a strong understanding of agile methodology, with an emphasis on test driven development & continuous integration.
  • You have strong analytical skills required to develop solutions for complex business requirements.
  • You are a good team player and collaborative. You will be expected to liaise with both technical and business colleagues locally in Singapore and at other locations in UK, India, New York and Chicago. You will work as part of a wider development team spread between London, Singapore and India.
  • You are a good communicator to fellow developers, management and business stakeholders.
  • You are broadly skilled who can pick up new technologies and concepts and apply them to your day to day work.
  • You can work independently

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:

H6

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

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Job Description:

Global Collateral Technology supports Collateral Management Operations in Global Markets Operations Technology with a number of applications to manage their day to day collateral business processes across four lines of businesses – OTC Derivatives, Fixed Income, Futures & Options (Exchange Traded Derivatives) and Prime Brokerage. It is currently implementing a multiyear initiative to setup a single strategic platform to support all the four lines of businesses.

This position will be part of the large initiative to implement this global strategic platform. We will be leading the development of architectural changes to the platform as well as seeking opportunities to innovate on technologies.

What you will do
• Develop and extend our systems for performance, coverage and new functionality.
• Work with technology and business groups in the region and globally to deliver high quality products in a fast-paced environment.
• Provide production support for applications.
• Manage project deliveries independently.
• Work on Full development cycle, inclusive of automation of quality assurance.
• Communicate and discuss with Business and other stakeholder on Specifications

Responsible for developing and delivering software to accomplish business goals. Ensures that software is developed to meet functional and non-functional requirements. Codes solutions, unit tests, and is aware of the development practices of the bank. Contributes to story refinement/defining requirements. Participates in estimating work necessary to realize a story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle. Understands and utilizes basic architecture components in solution development. Codes solution and unit tests to deliver a requirement/story per the defined acceptance criteria. Executes automated test suites (integration, regression, performance); collects results and flags issues. Documents and communicates required information for deployment, maintenance, support, and business functionality. Adheres to team delivery/release process and cadence pertaining to code deployment and release. Individual contributor.

Required Skills:

  • You can code. Strong Python fundamentals and previous Python coding experience with expertise in object-oriented programming. You will develop, enhance and support an efficient, reusable, testable, scalable and performant code with special attention to high availability, low latency, data protection, security and automation.
  • You have at least 2 to 4 years of development experience in these skillsets:
  • Core Python fundamentals and programming
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Working with Python libraries like Pandas, NumPy, etc.
  • Knowledge of Python frameworks like Django, Flask, etc.
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, JQuery, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Object oriented or Relational Database knowledge
  • Web frameworks and RESTful APIs knowledge
  • Code packaging, release, and deployment
  • Code versioning tools like Git, SVN, etc

Desired Skill:

  • You have a good design sense with ability to apply Design principles that are executable for a scalable application.
  • You are a good tester too with experience in robust testing and debugging software applications with Python test framework tools like Behave, Pytest, PyUnit, etc.
  • You have an innovative mindset. Not afraid to ask why and question established practices, always looking to own and improve quality via automation and tooling.
  • You have a strong understanding of agile methodology, with an emphasis on test driven development & continuous integration.
  • You have strong analytical skills required to develop solutions for complex business requirements.
  • You are a good team player and collaborative. You will be expected to liaise with both technical and business colleagues locally in Singapore and at other locations in UK, India, New York and Chicago. You will work as part of a wider development team spread between London, Singapore and India.
  • You are a good communicator to fellow developers, management and business stakeholders.
  • You are broadly skilled who can pick up new technologies and concepts and apply them to your day to day work.
  • You can work independently

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:

H6

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:
Global Collateral Technology supports Collateral Management Operations in Global Markets Operations Technology with a number of applications to manage their day to day collateral business processes across four lines of businesses – OTC Derivatives, Fixed Income, Futures & Options (Exchange Traded Derivatives) and Prime Brokerage. It is currently implementing a multiyear initiative to setup a single strategic platform to support all the four lines of businesses.

This position will be part of the large initiative to implement this global strategic platform. We will be leading the development of architectural changes to the platform as well as seeking opportunities to innovate on technologies.

What you will do
• Develop and extend our systems for performance, coverage and new functionality.
• Work with technology and business groups in the region and globally to deliver high quality products in a fast-paced environment.
• Provide production support for applications.
• Manage project deliveries independently.
• Work on Full development cycle, inclusive of automation of quality assurance.
• Communicate and discuss with Business and other stakeholder on Specifications

Responsible for developing and delivering software to accomplish business goals. Ensures that software is developed to meet functional and non-functional requirements. Codes solutions, unit tests, and is aware of the development practices of the bank. Contributes to story refinement/defining requirements. Participates in estimating work necessary to realize a story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle. Understands and utilizes basic architecture components in solution development. Codes solution and unit tests to deliver a requirement/story per the defined acceptance criteria. Executes automated test suites (integration, regression, performance); collects results and flags issues. Documents and communicates required information for deployment, maintenance, support, and business functionality. Adheres to team delivery/release process and cadence pertaining to code deployment and release. Individual contributor.

Required Skills:

  • You can code. Strong Python fundamentals and previous Python coding experience with expertise in object-oriented programming. You will develop, enhance and support an efficient, reusable, testable, scalable and performant code with special attention to high availability, low latency, data protection, security and automation.
  • You have at least 2 to 4 years of development experience in these skillsets:
  • Core Python fundamentals and programming
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Working with Python libraries like Pandas, NumPy, etc.
  • Knowledge of Python frameworks like Django, Flask, etc.
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, JQuery, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Object oriented or Relational Database knowledge
  • Web frameworks and RESTful APIs knowledge
  • Code packaging, release, and deployment
  • Code versioning tools like Git, SVN, etc

Desired Skill:

  • You have a good design sense with ability to apply Design principles that are executable for a scalable application.
  • You are a good tester too with experience in robust testing and debugging software applications with Python test framework tools like Behave, Pytest, PyUnit, etc.
  • You have an innovative mindset. Not afraid to ask why and question established practices, always looking to own and improve quality via automation and tooling.
  • You have a strong understanding of agile methodology, with an emphasis on test driven development & continuous integration.
  • You have strong analytical skills required to develop solutions for complex business requirements.
  • You are a good team player and collaborative. You will be expected to liaise with both technical and business colleagues locally in Singapore and at other locations in UK, India, New York and Chicago. You will work as part of a wider development team spread between London, Singapore and India.
  • You are a good communicator to fellow developers, management and business stakeholders.
  • You are broadly skilled who can pick up new technologies and concepts and apply them to your day to day work.
  • You can work independently

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