Application Developer, Officer

Employer
State Street Corporation
Location
Boston, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Oct 2022
Closes
26 Oct 2022
Ref
17138034
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
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Fund Connect is State Street's market-leading trading portal offering electronic trading solutions to institutional investors. Fund Connect is a comprehensive solution providing the cash investor real time trading, risk analytics, customized reporting, and auto settlement across a wide range of global money market products through a single interface.
Everything we do is aimed at making sure our clients value every aspect of Fund Connect, from our product and technologies to our ease of doing business and our support. For more information on Fund Connect visit: https://fundconnectportal.com/

Who we are looking for
Fund Connect is currently looking for a Client Solutions Engineer to lead engagements with clients (internal/external) to create detailed integration requirements, message transfer protocols & definitions as well as define functional requirements including constructing client solutions, workflow charts and diagrams. Integrations involve crafting and deploying solutions for clients utilizing messaging standards (incl. FIX, SWIFT and custom XML formats) over MQ, API's, SFTP, TCP/IP and other protocols. Typically solutions include a combination of messaging, batch processing and data transformation.

Why this role is important to us
You will be joining State Street Digital, our new division that combines advanced trading technology, best execution and servicing expertise with proprietary market research and insights to support clients in decentralized financial markets. Together with other teams across our company, you will be working on the evolution of our award-winning GlobalLink technology platform into a multi-asset solution that will include crypto, central bank digital currency, blockchain and tokenization.
Join us if making your mark in the digital asset servicing industry is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for
As Application developer , Officer you will
  • Design, configure and deploy the integration of trading and supporting interfaces between Fund Connect and clients
  • Be responsible for the successful completion of integration initiatives
  • Handle technical consultancy in post-sales implementations
  • Project manage which includes troubleshooting and escalation both internally and with clients
  • Document work, manage expectations and communicate progress on ongoing engagements
  • Use technology to support tactical needs of the operations team

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role:
  • Knowledge in SQL and experience working with relational databases (Oracle, SQL Server)
  • Experience with FX, Equity, Rates, Mutual Funds products
  • Outstanding attention to detail and a desire to solve complex business problems with creative technical solutions
  • Basic Unix & Linux skills
  • Sense of urgency, natural curiosity to learn and ability to constructively question the status quo
  • Tools: Pycharm/ SQL Developer/ Airflow good to have

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • 2+ years hands on developer experience of object-oriented design pattern knowledge and implementation experience using Python or Java. Knowledge of workflow management frameworks such as Dask/Airflow is a plus.
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Mathematics or Finance related field from an accredited university

About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You'll have access to Flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers
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