Citizens Bank Lead Application Developer - Middleware and API in Johnston, Rhode Island

Description

ResponsibilitiesThe Lead Application Developer is responsible for leading the development, implementation and support of individual applications. This involves planning, analysis, detailed design, developing/coding, testing and implementation of the components. Primary responsibilities include: Either individually or leading a team of resources, determines hardware/software systems requirements and leading systems hardware/software design.Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs, supports, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, or Internet-related computer programs.Partners with the IT Architect during the initial stages of the project/solution to ensure the accuracy of business cases and that the solution will meet the business need.Adheres to the established lifecycle methodology and practices in accordance to project plans while carrying out their responsibilities.This may include maintaining program libraries and technical documentation of the individual applications.Either individually or leading a team of resources, using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications.Code may be used in commercial or end-user applications, such as materials management, financial management, HRIS or desktop applications products.Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance.May interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications.

Qualifications

Qualifications: Required Skills/Experience:3+ years RESTful, SOAP, or MQ Services experience using a mix of the following: IBM IIB, IBM API connect, Java, J2EE, JSON, WSDL, XSD, XSL, XML, ESQL, and Spring.Experience in MQ or other messaging technologies.Experience in WebSphere Application Server, WebSphere Liberty Server a plusDemonstrable knowledge in ORACLE, DB2, SQL, Stored ProceduresExperience in RAD, MQ Explorer, RFHUtil, SOAPUI, Swagger Hub all a plusExperience in Jenkins, Maven, and SVN a plus.Develops and maintains a deep understanding of applications. Reviews and validates new application solutions; Align application functionality with business requirements and strategy; Anticipates issues and challenges affecting application functionality.Ability to develop functional, technical and user interface designs for an application that meets the defined requirements (business, system performance and standards)Demonstrates significant expertise in specific coding concepts and/or languages - Evaluates program modules for performance scalability and openness of design - Provides technical guidance to less experienced developers - Reviews and/or certifies code of others - Predicts application development requirements based on changes in underlying architecture - Develops programming guidelines/standards and makes them accessible to other programmersPreferred Skills/Experience:Experience working in a Middleware environment developing Services and APIs requiredExperience in a Financial Services IT setting helpfulEducational, Certifications and/or Other Professional Credentials: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent IT experienceHours & Work ScheduleHours per Week: 40Work Schedule: M-FWhy Work with UsAt Citizens, you’ll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.Equal Employment OpportunityIt is the policy of Citizens Bank to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer Disabled/VeteranCitizens Bank is a brand name of Citizens Bank, N.A. and each of its respective subsidiaries, and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania.

Why Work for Us

At Citizens, you'll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of Citizens Bank to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran

Citizens Bank is a brand name of Citizens Bank, N.A. and each of its respective subsidiaries, and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania.