Senior Front End Software Engineer in Brooklyn, OH at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 3/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

KeyBank crafts custom, powerful tools for our clients and employees, and Front End Software Engineers, with potential to become Full Stack are a critical part to bringing those experiences to life. Be a part of our dynamic and award-winning Digital Banking team and help us take our experience to the next level.
Our team builds Key’s Consumer Online Banking, Mobile Banking apps and a number of other tools that bring the concept of Financial Wellness and Money Management to more than 3 million clients across the country and from all walks of life.
On our team, you will have a dual role:
  1. Work as part of an Agile team, responsible for engineering effort in a particular aspect of our Consumer Digital experience, designing, developing and delivering high quality Java and/or Angular code.
  2. Contribute to our Engineering Chapters and build tools that can be reused across the enterprise, including collaborating with other groups and mentoring junior developers.

Our team works well together, and while we’re looking for strong, talented Software Engineers, we are also looking for friendly, hard-working people who enjoy interacting with others and contributing to the overall design of the experiences we deliver.

If this is you, we’d love to have you on our team!

What we’re passionate about:
  • Providing top quality product to our clients setting us apart from other financial institutions
  • Developing quality code aligned with the latest industry standards
  • Working in sprints, providing and receiving full support from our Team members
  • Delivering creative solutions with speed and iterating on those experiences based on client feedback
  • Furthering the skills of ourselves and those on our teams
  • Evangelizing our technology to other teams in the bank and the industry

Key Responsibilities:
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle which includes solution design, estimation, development, documentation, testing and deployment within an Agile Continuous Delivery environment
  • Provide front end development leadership and expertise
  • Work with product managers, UI/UX designers, solution architects, technical leads and other developers on interpretation and translation of wireframes and creative designs into functional and non-functional requirements aligned to our software platforms
  • Embrace the established standards and best practices that currently exist for software applications, and contribute ideas in these areas to keep our technology moving forward
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively and efficiently with other developers on the team to achieve the highest quality code & product
  • Report status and work progress to scrum master and technical lead as requested
  • Participate in troubleshooting and defect resolution activity for aligned product and capabilities
  • Create technical documentation as required in the form of technical specifications, and project artifacts
  • Assist/Mentor other developers on the team in software development best practices and continual improvement of service
  • Demonstrate the ability to adapt and work with team members of various experience levels

Required Experience / Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer/Information Science or Information Systems Management or equivalent professional experience
  • Passion for delivering quality software, learning new technologies and mentoring others
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in JavaScript based applications and development
  • At least two years of experience building complex web applications using Angular (or other similar JavaScript based frameworks) in a corporate environment
  • Experience with client-side UI frameworks like AngularJS and how these integrate into a REST services framework
  • Experience in Linux/Unix/Mac OS X based environments, comfortable working with command line tools & scripting
  • Experience with the following tools & technologies: Docker, Jenkins, Selenium, GIT, Swagger, Eclipse, Tomcat, SonarQube,
  • Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery environment, utilizing automated testing, as well as Test Driven Development
  • Experience working on teams that have employed agile and lean methodologies.
  • Experience building mobile apps using Cordova and Ionic (or other similar mobile development frameworks)
  • Experience with Bootstrap or similar frameworks
  • Experience using CSS Preprocessors (preferably SASS)
  • Skilled problem solvers with the desire and proven ability to create innovative solutions.
  • Flexible and adaptable attitude, disciplined to manage multiple responsibilities and adjust to varied environments.
  • Future technology leaders- dynamic individuals energized by fast paced personal and professional growth.
Preferred Experience / Skills
  • Experience working the following software frameworks/concepts: Client side MVC, Spring, Hibernate, Junit, Maven, microservices, SOAP/Rest frameworks, Spring MVC
  • Experience working with mainframe & banking software systems desired but not required.
  • Experience working with an application container platform using docker.
  • Experience with GIT and GIT Workflows (gitflow, pull requests, etc.)


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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