Software/ Sr. Software Engineer

Department:
Global Wealth Management
Work type:
Permanent
Location:
Gurgaon, India
Closing date:
16/10/2017

Company Overview

Bravura Solutions Limited is a global supplier of professional services and highly specialised administration and management applications for superannuation & pension, life insurance, investment, private wealth & portfolio administration, transfer agency and STP financial messaging.

Bravura delivers to some of the world’s leading financial institutions located globally, and employs more than 1000 people , staffing 12 offices across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, United Kingdom, Europe and South Africa.

 

Job Purpose

This role is responsible for coding, designing and unit testing of Sonata product to develop and maintain it based  on client requirements, by following agile SDLC practice and by working closely with the BA/Testers within a scrum team.
This role will report into the Application Development Manager/Development Lead in the Global Product Development group that is responsible for delivering system functionality to internal clients and external customers of Bravura.
Primary Customer for this role will be Application Development Manager/Development Lead and Primary Suppliers will be Business and Technical Consultants.

Main activities

  • Advanced level software development and coding for Sonata RDA, Sonata Web and Sonata Web Services
  • Undertake troubleshooting and problem solving of software defects, application and technical environment issues
  • Advanced level ability to de-bug code and identify and rectify defects or data issues
  • Develop and execute effective unit and function tests for all software changes
  • Working with Business Analysts, Senior Developers and Technical Consultants, complete software design and estimation activities for complex enhancements
  • Working with Business Consultants, Business Analysts, Senior Developers and Technical Consultants, assist with formulating software solutions that address business requirements
  • Provide assistance as required to colleagues (e.g. other Developers, Business Analysts/Consultants and Test Analysts)
  • Undertake software builds and installations
  • Assist with preparation and delivery of software releases
  • Understand and follow technical and quality standards and procedures
  • Suggest and recommend changes to technical standards and procedures
  • Competently use project and team systems (JIRA, Confluence, EPM, Lotus Notes, Subversion, Anthill Pro)

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

Qualification & Experience

  • Any Post Graduate or B.E./B.Tech/MCA
  • 3 –8 years’ of experience.
  • Has experience with large/complex Software Product development
  • Worked in software development environment with medium to large teams (i.e. teams > 5 persons)
  • Has worked within organizations where typical or best-practice software development methods and practices have been utilized
  • Preferably experience of working on relevant Financial Services software product

Technical

  • Progressive commercial Java development experience
  • A proven understanding of industry standard software development life cycles
  • Excellent working knowledge of Java 5, including the Eclipse Development Platform
  • Excellent working knowledge of popular Java frameworks such as Hibernate, JSP/JSF and web services.
  • Worked on Java swing, Java web start, Java desktop and data binding frameworks.
  • Proven  knowledge  of  databases,  to  include  solid  experience  of  SQL.  RDMS   performance  optimisation experience.
  • Troubleshooting and debugging techniques

Personal

  • Proven ability of working in a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral – including ability to explain technical designs and issues
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the initiative to proactively resolve issues
  • Proven adaptability and responsiveness
  • Proven client service skills
  • Self-control and resilience including the ability to work and manage effectively under pressure and respond positively to tight deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail with a strong focus on quality

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If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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