Contribute to the enhancement and maintenance of one or more Charles River IMS modules or components as a senior member of an agile scrum team. Provide engineering troubleshooting assistance to customer support teams and other development teams within Charles River.
Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of Charles River Development (or CRD), that became a part of State Street in 2018. CRD helps create enterprise investment management software solutions for large institutions in the areas of institutional investment, wealth management and hedge funds. Together we have created first open front-to-back platform - State Street Alpha, that was launched in 2019.
Join us if delivering next generation infrastructure, using emerging technologies like AI and Blockchain sounds like a challenge you are up for.
What you will be responsible for
As Software Engineer II you will
Work under minimal supervision to analyze, design, develop, test, and debug small to medium software enhancements and solutions within Charles River's business and technical problem domains
Collaborate with Business Analysts and Product Managers to turn business requirements of moderate complexity into working and sustainable software
Participate in the design of product architecture within the team's scope of responsibility
Provide thoughtful insight and suggestions in code reviews
Write unit and automation tests to ensure a high-quality end product
Conduct manual tests to ensure a high-quality end product
Contribute to written design and API documentation, and participate in customer documentation process
Actively participate in the agile software development process by adhering to the CRD scrum methodology including attending all daily standups, sprint planning, backlog grooming, and retrospectives
Participate in cross-team group activities to complete assignments
What we value These skills will help you succeed in this role
Demonstrated experience using test cases, scripts, and automated test tools for verifying requirements on multi-tier applications
Demonstrated ability translating business requirements into comprehensive functional and technical test plans
Knowledgeable in one or more CRD functional areas strongly desired
A minimum of 3 years working with an Agile development methodology strongly desired
Effective written and verbal communication
Experience with data integration/ETL is preferred
Education & Preferred Qualifications
B.S. degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics or other technical course of study or Business with an MIS background. MS degree strongly preferred.
2-5 years of experience in software testing in a process driven technology environment