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Application Development/Maintenance

 State Street

State Street

Quincy, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024

Application Development/Maintenance (a/k/a Software Engineering & Development) (State Street Bank
and Trust Company; Quincy, Massachusetts): Will play a key role in the development of our new product
capabilities as well as continued refinement of our existing applications. This role will be responsible for
delivering complex projects in an Agile manner utilizing mixed resource models including offshore, near-
shore, and co-located development staff. The work requires the application developer to be competent
in all aspects of the software development lifecycle. Specific duties include: Working with business
customers to define, initiate, and execute on the delivery of our highest priority projects; Owning the
Company’s development process and fostering a culture of continuous improvement; Translating
business requirements into actionable specifications developing code; Creating unit test cases and
completing unit testing before moving the code to UAT; Planning production deployments and
coordinating with all the teams involved in the process; Working with QA team to get the testing
completed; and Providing production support as needed. Telecommuting permitted pursuant to
Company policy.
Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering
or related field; plus 5 years of experience in application development. Alternatively, Master’s degree or
its equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field; plus 3 years of experience in
application development.
Must have: Demonstrated solid skills in Oracle (12c/19c) databases including PL/SQL development, SQL,
and performance tuning; Experience with ETL Tools, including Datastage, Kettle, developing shell scripts,
Perl scripts, and Exadata appliances; Solid operating system knowledge of Windows, UNIX, or Linux;
Proven expert-knowledge of re-usable coding patterns and object-oriented development paradigms;
Demonstrated ability to produce and mentor others in writing simple, readable, and maintainable code;
Demonstrated successful delivery of complex software applications from inception to release; Proven
experience with adoptions of various software engineering practices such as Test-Driven Development
and Continuous Integration; Demonstrated solid understanding of an iterative project cycle as described
in Scrum or other Agile methodologies; and Demonstrated willingness to engage in and lead various
peer based best practices such as paired programming and group code reviews. (Unless otherwise
indicated, State Street is seeking the stated ability in the skills listed above with no specific number of
years or amount of experience required. All experience can be gained concurrently.)

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Salary Range:

$157,643 - $160,000 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.