Principal Software Engineer - Java\/API Development (Raleigh, NC)

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Principal Software Engineer - Java / API Development
Are you interested in serving the needs of millions of customers by building best-in-class API capabilities and web applications which help deliver experiences in financial planning, investing, and retirement? Our Digital Capability team is looking for solution based engineers with a passion for developing easy-to-use, customer focused applications and capabilities which power Fidelity's web and mobile experience platforms.

The Purpose of Your Role
Our teams build capabilities that support Fidelity's large scale digital presence. You will help us design and develop re-usable applications and services that focus on customer experience needs and optimize quality and deployment practices. You'll contribute to the entire development lifecycle from concept to deployment as a member of an agile, cross-functional team.

You will have the opportunity to share your technical knowledge to help strengthen our engineering community and further pursue your own learning of new technologies and platforms. We're looking for software engineers that enjoy a collaborative environment and have a passion for releasing high quality software through iterative software development practices.

The Expertise we're Looking For
  • You have a passion for technology and can navigate your way across complex and rapidly-changing landscapes by staying on top of latest trends and thrive by sharing knowledge.
  • Are a creator, a doer, and a disruptor who will help us solve real-life problems and meet real customer needs. You'll be helping us build things, taking an idea, and creating rapid prototypes that are shippable and learn from real-life feedback.
  • Are comfortable to be a self-starter, who actively challenges status-quo, is curious and not afraid to ask "Why" and "What if"?
  • Care about cycle time and use CI/CD practices, tools to rapidly deploy changes to customers while minimizing risk using practices like A/B tests, blue-green deployments, and feature toggles
  • Design and architect complex solutions on a platform dedicated to high scale processing of large amounts of data
  • Mentor and direct team members on technology and specific design; Own issues and provide end-to-end solutions
  • Collaborate with business and technology stakeholders to define and deliver our next generation ecosystem.
  • Continuously evaluate and prototype emerging technologies within developer & test community to understand business value and feasibility.
  • Digital mindset, and fluent across technology components including API Services development and consumption using modern frameworks and open source technologies.
  • Have strong communication skills and technical expertise to drive and participate in meaningful discussions.
The Skills You Bring
  • 7-10+ years of hands on software development experience in Java/J2EE, Web services and API solutions.
  • Capability to support mission critical customer facing platforms and applications.
  • Expertise in open source streaming products, Micro services and Message Oriented Middleware, Stream processing, Master Data Management.
  • Expertise in Java, J2EE, Spring MVC, Spring Core and JavaScript.
  • Deep understanding of API design, including versioning, isolation and micro-services.
  • Experience in documenting APIs leveraging an API documentation framework (Swagger)
  • Experience in state-of-the-art tools and methods to enable efficiency, performance and agility through automating DevOps processes, continuous integration and delivery pipelines (Maven, Jenkins, Stash, Ansible, Docker).
  • Strong knowledge of developing highly scalable distributed systems using Open source technologies.
  • Knowledge of public and private cloud capabilities including compute, storage, database and analytics
  • Working knowledge of testing frameworks like Junit, Mockito, Spring Test.
  • Knowledge of web application development using JSP, HTML, CSS/SASS, JQuery, Angular, Flex and NodeJS.
  • Knowledge of relational and NoSQL database management systems.
  • Engaging in working with global team of developers in leading best practices for software engineering.
  • Strong team player with excellent collaboration skills.
The Value You Deliver
Digital Capabilities team in Personal Investing (PI) supports applications and tools that provide capabilities like Online money movement, Account management, Bill pay services and Account opening for Fidelity's retail and workplace customers. This position will play a key role in delivering new and enhancing existing digital capabilities to provide the best customer experience.
How your Work Impacts the Organization
We believe that diversity in background and experience will foster an inclusive and engaging work environment for our employees. This ultimately enables us to deliver a better product for our customers.
Being technically competent is only telling half the story. We believe that delivering the best possible customer experience requires an artful blend of human ingenuity and technology. While we value smart technologists, we are fanatics about our culture that promotes autonomy and leadership at all levels. People who are great cultural fits demonstrate curiosity to learn, are unafraid to break things, step up and take the lead, take ownership of their projects, and thrive by sharing knowledge.

Our culture code is simple
  • We share knowledge to empower and connect everyone
  • We live outside our comfort zone
  • We believe life is too short to not love what you do
  • We know amazing people create great opportunities
  • We are customers
  • We favor autonomy and take ownership
Educational & Experience
  • Bachelors or any equivalent degree with computer science background.
  • 7-10 plus years of relevant experience
Company Overview
At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.

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Company Overview

Fidelity Investments is a privately held company with a mission to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients' money.

Join Us

At Fidelity, you'll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples' lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award, we have been recognized by our employees as a Best Place to Work in 2022. And you don't need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity-we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you've always imagined.

Many of our associates are continuing to work remotely temporarily due to COVID-19. When Fidelity employees eventually return to the office, our goal is for most people to work flexibly in a way that balances both personal and business needs with time onsite and offsite through what we're calling \"Dynamic Working.\"

We invite you to Find Your Fidelity at fidelitycareers.com.

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.

Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Accommodation Team by sending an email to accommodations @fmr.com, or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 3.
More Information on Fidelity Investments
Fidelity Investments operates in the Fintech industry. The company is located in Boston, MA and Covington, KY. Fidelity Investments was founded in 1946. It has 58848 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 348 open jobs at Fidelity Investments, click here.
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