Principal Full Stack Engineer - Laurel Road (FinTech) in San Diego, CA at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 8/18/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Laurel Road, a brand of Key Bank, is part of the burgeoning FinTech space: we offer Mortgages, Student Loans, and Personal Loans on a self-serve website, https://www.laurelroad.com. We simplify the process for both borrowers and bankers, while increasing choices of products, improving tracking, and making the banking experience much more delightful.

We are looking for a Principal Full Stack Engineer to play a key role on a team of brilliant engineers as we expand and improve our groundbreaking Mortgage Platform. You will help guide the team by architecting solutions using latest frameworks, such as ReactJS, Spring Boot, Java 8+, AWS Lambda, AWS ECR, Spring Cloud: Gateway API, JPA/Spring Data, H2, Redis, AWS S3, TDD process, continuous delivery pipelines on Jenkins with automated testing on branch merge, end-to-end automated system testing, Spock framework, you’ll develop REST based microservices, documented in OpenAPI. You’ll develop the front end guiding users through journeys and back end, where you’ll create workflow systems for loan officers, integrate with OCR, income verification, automated bank statement processing, and many other SaaS. If you are interested in revolutionizing the financial industry while working with a driven and collaborative team, this is the role for you.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of several product modules.
  • Maintain very high levels of product quality and regulatory compliance through the use of test automation, code coverage tools, documentation, thoroughness in design and implementation, leading the team in following existing processes and improving processes as needed.
  • This is the highest level in the organization to either resolve or provide a path to resolve all outstanding technical issues.
  • Technical point person, both internally to anyone inside the company, and externally to vendors and regulators.
  • Provide leadership to both in-house and outsourced technical personnel.
  • Lead the team in accomplishing all technical tasks, by understanding and fully utilizing existing frameworks and architecture.
  • Lead the team in exploring new frameworks, 3rd party API, platforms, microservices, and architecture.
  • Collaborate with other team members on choosing appropriate design patterns, coding conventions, and best practices.
  • Organize existing code and plan future architecture to maximize code reuse across multiple product lines.
  • Propose new libraries, frameworks, and tools to improve quality of code and efficiency of the team
  • Architect and manage organization’s cloud based infrastructure, including 3rd party services, SaaS, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Delivery
  • Participate in various Agile meetings: Poker Planning, Iteration Planning, Daily Scrum, Iteration Review, and Retrospective.
  • Estimate time for User Stories. Work with Module Owners to understand and, if needed, improve requirements. Work with QA to resolve defects. Complete User Stories to the satisfaction of Module and Product Owners.

Required Qualifications
  • 7+ years of software engineering experience
  • Deep knowledge of Java, databases, and web-related servers. Knowledge of JavaScript concepts.
  • Knowledge of Java 1.6+

Preferred Qualifications
  • ReactJS
  • Java 1.8
  • Spring MVC
  • PostgreSQL, Hibernate and other ORMs, Spring Data, and QueryDSL.
  • Tomcat, Heroku, and AWS
  • FICO Blaze and other Business Decision Servers, OutSystems
  • REST and SOAP
  • Knowledge of the Agile process and Test Driven Development
  • Integration and Unit Testing Frameworks
  • Experience in startup companies
  • Authorship of independent projects
  • Bachelor degree or higher in Computer Science





FLSA STATUS:Exempt

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.

35603BR

CHECK OUT OUR SIMILAR JOBS

  1. Software Engineer Jobs
  2. Project Engineer Jobs

Not Ready to Apply?

Joining our Talent Network will enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you.

At Key, we’re committed to diversity and inclusion in all we do. Qualified individuals with disabilities or disabled veterans who are unable or limited in their ability to apply on this site may request reasonable accommodations by email.