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Director, Software Engineer (UX/UI specialty)

Company: Fidelity Investments Inc.
Location: Boston
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description:Director Software Engineer (UX/UI specialty)The High Income and Alternatives Technology team is looking for a highly motivated Software Engineering professionals with strong understanding of software design and programming fundamentals to join their ranks.In this role, you will be responsible for the development of quality software components that are used by Portfolio Managers, Traders and Analysts in managing of over $100 Billion in Fidelity High Yield Funds.In this role, you will provide oversight, build In-depth, hands-on knowledge of work performed by multiple teams and will apply advanced knowledge, concepts, theories, and practices of software engineering across the technology teams. Help teams make tech decisions that will have immediate impact on multiple work/project groups. Help enhance engineering process across the High Income and Alternatives PM space by introducing, developing, or offering engineering processes or services.This role will help establish policies and common procedures to solves a complex problem, with reference to established architecture and engineering practices. Provide sophisticated analysis, advice and consultation to product and engineering management. Help the teams make decisions based on long-term view of software engineering trends, issues, and implications. This position can be located in Boston, Merrimack.The Role

  • Demonstrate expertise in multiple technologies relevant to responsibilities, including infrastructure, communications, languages, environments, operating systems and databases -including niche and emerging technologies
  • Possess in-depth knowledge of technology, applications and interfaces designed to support the business.
  • Provide leadership and expertise to multiple squads in broad technical areas on complex applications/platforms.
  • Work across groups to identify opportunities for organization-wide technology initiatives.
  • Champion innovative technology solutions to resolve complex business problems.
  • Brings external information, ideas and expertise back to the team.
  • Identify and standardizes patterns that can be reused in other areas and teams
  • Advise Product Area Leader/Chapter Area Leader on technical strategy.
  • Researches and recommends new technologies.The Expertise We Need
    • Proven experience and education in designing and developing systems and solutions with Typescript, Java, C#, Angular or Python
    • Actively collaborate in requirement analysis, module design, architecture and development of interfaces to meet business requirements.
    • Technology leadership to partner with architects, chapter leads, and product owners to drive the implementation to a consistent design.
    • Use Agile Software Development methodology for developing the application. JIRA for Issue and project tracking and maintain detailed documentation about the flows and functionality.
    • Develop Spring RESTful web services application using Open Source Frameworks - Spring Boot, Spring Core, IOC, other core components like oauth2 and security.
    • Develop full stack applications using AWS cloud-platforms with services like EC2, Lambda, CloudFormation, S3, IAM Roles, EKS, CloudWatch and Elastic Search and AWS messaging capabilities like SQS and SNS and AWS NoSql database like DynamoDB.
    • Design interactive front-end application Using Angular, NGRX state management, RXJS, Redux plugin, Bootstrap.In addition, any of the following would be of value but not required:
      • Experience with financial mathematics and statistics, portfolio modeling and/or trading.
      • Experience with messaging applications using frameworks such as Kafka, JMS, Apache ActiveMQ.
      • Experience with distributed caches such as Gemfire.
      • Experience with implementing cross cutting concerns like declarative transaction management using Spring AOP.
      • Experience with developing advanced Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline including software configuration management, test automation, version control, static code analysis using (Jenkins, Stash, Ansible, Docker).
      • Experience with test automation at different levels of testing (unit, component, integration and functional tests) using Junit, Mockito and Cucumber for Integration testing. Client-side testing using Cypress framework, test runners and tools (e.g. Cucumber, Karate, Gerkin/Protractor).
      • Experience in Perform system analysis, application security, application performance using JMeter, code quality and code quality using SonarQube and secure code validation with Veracode.
      • Experience with monitoring services using CloudWatch and Datadog or Splunk.The Team
        • We have a passion for technology and love fixing and solving complex problems.
        • We enjoy working in teams, love to collaborate, share and grow knowledge.
        • We like open communication and people who are self-motivated, can take initiative, and can make decisions with a bias toward action.
        • We encourage team members to take ownership and care about the quality of work.
        • We think about the testability of code and Design and architecture patterns.Please see below for the salary range for work locations in Colorado only:N/APlease see below for the salary range for work locations in New York City, Westchester County, NY and Jersey City, NJ only:N/APlease see below for the salary range for work locations in California only:N/APlease see below for the salary range for work locations in Washington only:N/ACertifications:Company OverviewFidelity Investments is a privately held company with a missionto strengthen the financial well-being of our clients.We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients' money.Join UsAt Fidelity, you'll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples' lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a, we have been recognized by our employees as a Best Place to Work in 2023. And you don't need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity-we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you've always imagined.At Fidelity, our goal is for most people to work flexibly in a way that balances both personal and business needs with time onsite and offsite through what we're calling "."We invite you toFind Your Fidelityat.Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Accommodation Team by sending an email to, or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 3.

Keywords: Fidelity Investments Inc., Boston , Director, Software Engineer (UX/UI specialty), Executive , Boston, Massachusetts

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