Senior Technical Consultant

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Job title: Senior Technical Consultant

Company: Fidelity International

Job description: About the opportunity

Department Description

The UK Retail Group is charged with the development and operating model for Fidelity’s Wrap platforms for the Personal Investing business and FundsNetwork, including implementation of new tax wrappers, web front end and service layer, interfaces, document composition and production, STP/automation and migrations from legacy systems. Our objective is to be the ‘supplier of choice’ for all IP services to our businesses as well as having the clear mandate to identify the future opportunities that will maintain and extend Fidelity’s lead in online financial services.

The department is currently expanding to satisfy the high level of demand for both short term tactical project delivery and the execution of a programme of strategic development which will see the complete reshaping of our platform capability and customer experience through the replacement and enhancement of our existing platform capability which supports our growing direct and intermediated businesses in the region

Purpose of the Role

Define, refine and design the architecture as per the roadmap estanlished for the department. Work with business and IT stakeholders to support a future-state vision in terms of requirements, principles and models in a specific technology, process or function.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate shall be expected to be work as an application architect in this department. He/she would be required to provide technical leadership and oversight over breadth of technologies and applications; engaging with business and implementation (BA, Dev, QA, performance testers etc) team stakeholders to arrive at a solution with highest standards of quality and responsiveness ensuring extremely high quality and timely deliveries to business.

Experience and Qualifications Required

  • Seasoned IT software delivery professional with an experience of 15+ years of hands on development and application architecture.
  • The candidate will be expected to create, sell, and drive Architectural vision for the organisation to ensure the organization is headed towards a technically efficient, simplified and capable landscape.
  • Expert at following technology sets –
  • Must have experience in architecting & development of applications on cloud infrastructure using different AWS services (or other public cloud like IBM Cloud, Azure, Google Cloud).
  • Understanding of cloud first principles.
  • Experienced with different forms of architectures like SOA, Microservices, EDA ….
  • Responsive Web applications, Web Services and batch applications development
  • Application development tools and frameworks like maven, ant, check style, PMD, fortify, junit, SONAR, SOAP UI, REST Assured etc.
  • Hands on with Java/J2EE design patterns.
  • Hands on with Enterprise Integration Patterns
  • The candidate should be able to define the technology roadmap for the org/function.
  • The candidate will be expected to envision design for complex functional and technical problems while incrementally evolving the implementation in simple progressive steps of deliveries.
  • Experience with designing security for applications – authentication and authorization, method level security.
  • Should be an expert craftsman on test first model of Test Driven Development (TDD) and guide/coach/mentor implementation team.
  • Expert at putting in continuous integration and build/release automation practices. Experience on atleast one build server like Bamboo, Teamcity, Jenkins etc …
  • Experience with performance engineering and application performance tuning
  • Experience with advanced troubleshooting and performance tuning methods for Java / web based ecosystems like container tuning, memory/thread analysis, SQL tuning etc …

As an international financial services organisation, we are in-scope of international regulations in the way that we carry out our work. This position is involved in work that is regulated by the FCA and/or the PRA and their Individual Conduct Rules (COCON) apply to it, along with any other regulation. We provide training on COCON and how it affects our employees. More information about COCON can be found in the Employment Handbook.

About you

About Fidelity International

We’ve been helping our clients plan and save for the futures they want for over 50 years. From more than 25 locations around the world, we provide investment services and retirement expertise to 2.5 million clients – everyone from central banks and financial institutions to wealth managers and private individuals. We think generationally and look to the long term. And today, building on the security of private ownership and our strong sense of purpose, we’re growing our business like never before.

What it’s like to work here.

In our welcoming, caring culture, you’ll feel valued, trusted and free to express yourself. We recognise the value of inclusion and diversity in culture, in thought and in experience. With this in mind, please let us know if you feel you might benefit from any reasonable adjustments to perform to the best of your ability during the recruitment process and beyond.

As well as a clear commitment to inclusion, we offer real flexibility about where, when and how you work. It’s an approach we call ‘dynamic working’, and you’ll find it brings the very best out in you.

Getting started

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Expected salary:

Location: Gurgaon, Haryana

Job date: Sun, 17 Jul 2022 04:24:44 GMT

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