Job Title Principal – Software Engineering
The Purpose of This Role
As a Principal – Software Engineer, you will focus on web technologies, working directly with both technical and business stakeholders to translate a vision and designs into sustainable business solutions. You will be responsible for the development of complex software applications, ensuring they are built with quality, consistency to our standards, performance and responsive to the device accessing the application.
The Value You Deliver
This Principal – Software Engineer will play a Development role within the Digital Platforms Development team. This individual will be responsible for the creation of quality web apps that are used by Fidelity’s workplace customers. This person will work closely with the project manager, systems analysts, architects, and other developers to design, build, test, and deliver the features that make up Fidelity’s internet experience. They will be expected to work closely and collaborate with other developers on projects.
Responsibilities of the role includes
Provides business solutions by developing complex or multiple software applications
Performs independent technical and functional analysis for multiple projects
Designs applications or subsystems on major projects and platforms
Participates in application-level architecture design and review
Develops comprehensive documentation for multiple applications supporting several corporate initiatives
Supports and performs all phases of testing leading to implementation
Provides guidance and mentoring to other developers
Works under minimal direction
Represents technology solutions to our business partners
May serve as on-call resource to support the organization's service and escalation model.
The Skills that are Key to this role
Must have skills
Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of internet, mobile, and application architecture, as well as current and emerging technologies
Demonstrates expert understanding of the software development process including analysis, design, coding, system and user testing, problem resolution and planning
Ability to provide technical leadership and hands on day-to-day solutions to the development, QA and support teams in preparing the design artifacts and implementation of solutions
Ability to analyze business direction and problem, understanding long term vision and risk and developing strategy and guiding technical solutions
Ability to work with peers, technical and non-technical team members on POCs and projects independently
Ability to communicate effectively with/and to influence team members and external groups
Excellent presentation, documentation, communication and influencing skills as well as skills which present/influence technology direction in business context to the stakeholders
Strong software development skills using Java and web application technologies in a service-oriented architecture
Experience in Server-Side technologies like Java, J2EE, JSON, Servlets, Spring REST, Apache Camel
Open-Source Frameworks – Spring MVC, Spring Core, Spring REST, Apache Camel
Experience with the following: GIT, Maven, Jenkins, uDeploy, JIRA, Artifactory, Dynatrace, Sonar
Strong knowledge of continuous integration, static code analysis and test-driven development
Strong internet security and OAuth, Open ID Connect etc. knowledge and best practices
Knowledge of Cloud patterns like Docker, AWS
Excellent interpersonal skills, along with very good verbal and written communications skills
Ability to work across business and system groups at all levels
Customer service orientation, demonstrated by ability to deliver quality effort in a highly demanding environment
Quick learner and willing to adapt and learn new technologies
Collaborate, as needed, with other service providers and vendors on product related issues
Ready to take up multiple tasks across projects
Great attitude, team player and effective contributor
Commitment to quality and high standards
Creative, energetic, assertive hands-on professional who enjoys the challenge of change
How your Work Impacts the Organization
Workplace Investing (WI) helps millions of people save and invest through workplace savings plans. WI builds lifetime relationships with customers and provides employers with cost-effective, integrated employee benefit solutions. The company serves customers online, over the phone. WI business constitutes of four different product lines Defined Contribution (DC), Defined Benefits (DB), Health & Welfare (HW) and Stock plan services (SPS).
The Digital Platforms Development team is part of the Workplace Investing (WI) Technology group. Our team is responsible for new and enhanced design and development of application areas across WI. Our primary focus is Employer Digital via the web and mobile channels.
The Expertise we’re looking for
Bachelor’s degree in Computer science or any other discipline
Demonstrated mastery of previous level skills and responsibilities of relevant job family
12+ years of experience in web technology role
Shift timings: 11:00 am – 8:00pm
At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive workplace where we respect and value our associates for their unique perspectives and experiences. Fidelity India has been the Global Inhouse Center of Fidelity Investments since 2003 with offices in Bangalore and Chennai. For information about working at Fidelity, visit India.Fidelity.com.
Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.