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Agile Engineer in Boston, MA at Veritude

Date Posted: 12/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Veritude is hiring a Agile Engineer/Software Engineer in Test for Fidelity Investments in Boston MA.

Join us as we launch our better way of working!  We offer a dynamic role in an organization that is rapidly innovating the way in which we work, all in the way of enabling greater individual and team contributions toward our shared goals.  Be a part of our Squad (Scrum team) as we deliver cutting edge features that will help make Fidelity the dominant digital Advice player in the Workplace segment.

The Expertise We’re Looking For

•         An undergraduate degree in Computer Science, a relatable STEM field or equivalent recent experience

•         6+ years’ experience developing digital solutions to business problems in the Financial Services industry

•         A clear vision around the right way to implement Test Driven Development and to automate the mundane

The Purpose of Your Role

The Agile engineer will work within a Squad comprised of “T-shaped” associates. Our squad is one of six that deliver features and maintain platforms supporting Fidelity’s Workplace Advice business line.  Together with key business partners (such as Product Strategy, Product Development, Platform Operations, Investment Operations, User Experience Design) along with architects, shared service providers and 3rd party vendors, our squad delivers enhancements to meet aggressive team goals and business outcomes.

The Skills You Bring

•         You are self-directed, pragmatic, results-oriented and willing to learn

•         You have the skillsets and experience to design and develop AngularJS web components and to integrate UI with Restful web services

•         You have the skillsets to design and develop automated acceptance tests using Selenium, Gherkin and Java 8

•         You have a working knowledge of AWS services, particularly EC2 and ELB

•         You understand modern DevOps practices and can contribute to an automated integration and deployment pipeline

•         You are analytical and have expertise with OOD and tools such as UML

•         You have expert SQL skills to develop and analyze relational data sets

•         You understand the software development lifecycle and can contribute in code reviews

•         You are a strong communicator - both written and verbally – who can communicate on complex topics to junior and senior audiences

The Value You Deliver

•         Decomposing new and enhanced capabilities into a backlog of features and enablers, leveraging your expert knowledge of systems integrations and our product offering

•         Designing reliable, portable, accurate and trustworthy tests; and in integrating them into CI/CD pipelines

•         Participating in the development process through writing and maintaining application features and automated tests including unit tests, component tests, integration tests, functional tests, performance tests, scenario tests and interoperability tests

•         Using your knowledge of the product, testing and testability in order to influence better software design, promoting proper software engineering and bug prevention strategies, testability and security

•         Collaborating with team members on improving the team's test coverage, release velocity and production health

•         Participating in team application and test design and code reviews

•         Developing business reporting solutions to provide insights into business operations and customer behaviors

How Your Work Impacts the Organization

Personal Investing (PI) unit of Fidelity Personal, Workplace and Institutional Services (PWIS), help millions of people save and invest through individual retail account savings plans. PI builds lifetime relationships with customers and provides solutions for them to achieve personal investing objectives. The group serves customers online, over the phone, and through a nationwide network of investor centers.  The PI technology organization supports Fidelity's PI Portfolio Advisory Services (PAS) Managed Account business by delivering cutting edge technology solutions across complex multi-system platforms that support Managed Account products and capabilities.