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Application - Software Developer in Chicago, IL at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 4/6/2019

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Job Description

Our key client is experiencing tremendous growth and adding to their team.  We are looking for Application/Software Developers that are ready for the next step in their career. For this role they are open to Direct Hire or Contract-to-Hire candidates.  This is a great company with amazing benefits.  Let's connect and we can share more details.

We are currently in search of an Sr. Software Application Developer to create and maintain financial software that enables our members and internal stakeholders.  This is a fantastic opportunity to engage in a positive, creative, and collaborative work environment that offers excellent benefits and flexible schedules.


  • Implement specified design while developing greater facility with advanced design concepts and patterns
  • Adhere to established policies, standards and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the Bank systems and data
  • Test changes to ensure issues are resolved and functionality and operational control are not adversely impacted
  • Develop software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle
  • Determine operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development and proposed solutions
  • Document and demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code

Strategy & Planning

  • Collaborate with staff to ensure smooth and reliable operation of software and systems for fulfilling business objectives and processes
  • Work with business team members, decision makers, and stakeholders to define business requirements and systems goals
  • Ensure that applications meet business requirements and systems goals
  • Participates in planning relevant project, enhancement, and maintenance activities
  • Understand and apply relevant Bank policy, standards and procedures to your work

Acquisition & Deployment

  • Conduct research and make recommendations on products, services, protocols, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts
  • Assist in software releases and roll-outs and communication to the end users
  • Perform software improvements and upgrades
  • Access software updates, drivers, knowledge bases, and FAQ resources on the Internet/Intranet to aid in problem resolution (may require less depth of knowledge for the BSA, IT Compliance and DPM roles)
  • Adhere to established policies, standards and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the Bank systems and data (may require less depth of knowledge for the BSA, IT Compliance and DPM roles)

Knowledge & Experience

  • Prior experience working in a financial institution is a plus
  • Familiarity with financial concepts such as advances (loan), securities and derivatives is a plus
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with C++ and .NET/C#
  • Working knowledge of software design patterns
  • Knowledge of Misys Summit a plus
  • Experience with common development frameworks and languages, such as .Net/C#, C/C++, Java/J2EE/Spring/JSF/Hibernate/EJB, Oracle APEX, PowerShell, VBScript, Ant/Maven
  • Experience with common application platforms and messaging technologies, including Apache/Tomcat, IIS, WebSphere 7.x/8.x, MS SharePoint, JMS, Apache Active MQ
  • Knowledge of cloud computing principles, specifically related to Amazon Web Services
  • Experience working on a team utilizing Agile methodologies, including Scrum and Kanban

Formal Education & Certification

  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, information systems, or computer engineering and/or 5 years equivalent work experience is preferred
  • Certifications in multiple technologies preferred