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Technical Lead - Financial Crimes in Brooklyn, OH at KeyBank

Date Posted: 2/27/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    4900 Tiedeman Road
    Brooklyn, OH
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Job Description

About the Job:
  • Own, oversee, and drive the strategy of development, implementation, assessment, and support of multiple Fraud applications, their environments and platforms.
  • With little or no supervision, coordinate and lead agile / waterfall project development teams, to design, develop and implement new enhancements, updates and code fixes for applications within the Fraud domain.
  • Work closely with Enterprise Architects, Business Analysts, Business Technology Managers, Project Managers, production support teams, Quality Assurance teams and infrastructure teams to architect and design solutions that meet the enterprise standards.
  • Oversee day to day development activities and reports issues and concerns to stakeholder is a timely fashion.
  • Oversee implementation into production and transition to support teams.
  • Assist with critical production issues within the application space as needed.
Essential Functions:
  • Independently develops and sets best practices for developing clean, maintainable, testable code for work assigned; performs code reviews for all levels of engineers.
  • Drives and architects the overall health, performance, availability, and resolution of system and client experience impacts for one or more environments, applications, or platforms.
  • Serves as the deep technical expert on the team; owns training program for junior engineers and mentors as the go to resource on the team.
  • Evaluates and makes decisions on new technologies and how they fit into the product solutions.
  • Applies, and proactively prepares to ensure, proper security standards are followed for code development.
  • Displays outward thinking, develops strategies for the full software development life-cycle of new and emerging technologies and demonstrates the viability; owns recommended technologies, maintain budget constraints, and ensure communication and awareness of implemented technology.
  • Creates, reviews, and approves technical documentation, specifications, and project artifacts with Sr Engineers.
  • Recommends standards and best practices across the entire bank for technology.
  • Define high-level application platform architectural guidelines and articulate reasoning and trade-offs for choices to business owners.
  • Deep understanding of the business; drives, formulates and designs complex solutions to anticipate and meet business needs.
Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree with at least 5+ years of experience in software application development.
  • Working knowledge of Financial Crimes Governance Applications such as Nice Actimize, Oracle Mantas, Alloy, Lexis Nexis Bridger would be a plus.
  • Expert in web application development using Java, J2EE and Spring Framework.
  • Proficiency with relational databases like SQL Server, Oracle.
  • Experience with messaging technologies like MQ and Kafka would be a plus.
  • Exposure to No-SQL and related technologies like Cassandra and Spark would be a plus.
  • Experience with web services development with REST and SOAP interfaces.
  • Comfortable with agile software development methodologies like SCRUM.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Working knowledge of infrastructure components like Windows and Linux servers, Big IP load balancers, Dynatrace or other application monitoring tools.
  • Knowledge of quality management methods, tools, and techniques and ability to create and support an environment that meets the quality goals of the organization.
  • Knowledge of approaches, tools, techniques for recognizing, anticipating, and resolving organizational, operational or process problems; ability to apply knowledge of problem solving appropriately to diverse situations.
  • Knowledge of effective influencing tactics and strategies; ability to impact decisions within and outside own organization.
  • Knowledge of emerging technologies; ability to design, apply and evaluate new information technologies for business environments.
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle; ability to use a structured methodology for delivering and managing new or enhanced software products to the marketplace.
  • Knowledge of basic activities and deliverables of application design; ability to utilize application design methodologies, tools and techniques to convert business requirements and logical models into a technical application design.
  • Knowledge of software development tools and activities; ability to produce software products or systems in line with product requirements.
  • Knowledge of the features and facilities of systems; ability to integrate and communicate among applications, databases and technology platforms.
  • Knowledge of software reliability management; ability to develop and use principles, methodologies and metrics that increase software product performance and reliability.
  • Knowledge of production applications; ability to monitor application functions and resolve issues to maintain optimal conditions for system applications.


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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