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Bank of America Application Programmer/Business Analyst Charlotte, NC or Jersey City, NJ in Jersey City, New Jersey

Job Description:

Responsible for developing, enhancing, modifying and/or maintaining applications in the Global Markets environment. Software developers design, code, test, debug and document programs as well as support activities for the corporate systems architecture. Employees work closely with business partners in defining requirements for system applications. Employees are expected to have in-depth capital markets product knowledge, and manage a high level of risk. Employees typically have in-depth knowledge of development tools and languages. Is clearly recognized as a content expert by peers. Individual contributor role. Typically requires 5-7 years of applicable experience. This job code is only to be used for associates supporting Global Markets.

Enterprise Risk Finance Technology (ERFT) at Bank of America:

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.

  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.

  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.

  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.

  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.

  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

Job Description:

Successful candidates will work in a variety of areas across the Enterprise Risk and Finance development teams. They will be responsible for working on the systems and applications used to manage areas as diverse as Market Risk, Capital Management and General Ledger processing to name just three. Experiences in the following areas are being sought in:

  • Big Data ecosystems, including Spark, Hadoop/HDFS, Pega

  • Common programming languages, such as .NET, Python, Java, JavaScript, SQL, Scala, C++ Experience in Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing development

  • Database technologies, specifically Oracle

Additionally, functional experience required could include:

  • System development Lifecycle methodologies including Agile development practices

  • Assessment, monitoring and provision in the use of test automation tooling, integration and automation strategies

  • Business analysis techniques and project / programmer management best practices

Required Skills:

  • Minimum undergraduate degree in Software engineering or similar discipline from a leading university

  • Knowledge of programming languages, such as .NET, Python, Java, JavaScript, SQL, Scala, C++ Ability to build and manage relationships within a heavily regulated, business critical, enterprise function

  • Strong communication skills

  • Applicable for managing up and down the technology chain

  • Excellent verbal and written communication

  • Ability to handle pressure

  • Team player

  • Ability to retain optimism despite setbacks

  • Self-motivated and self-managed

  • Relationship management and networking skills

  • Planning and time management and resource management skills

Posting Date : 10/08/2019

Location :

Jersey City, NJ, 101 HUDSON ST (NJ2101),


  • United States

Travel : No

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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