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Investment Accounting Sr Developer

State Street
Princeton, NJ 08542
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  • Understanding of Financial industry and investment products, as well as an understanding of Investment Accounting and related calculations. (RKS / PAM application knowledge preferred)
  • Experience working in an Agile development team (Scrum Master experience preferred). Ability to work with a team and independently.
  • Work with RKS product owner to review business requirements and documentation to fully understand completeness and adequacy for the design process and how to add functionality to the RKS application. This requires an understanding of the underlying RKS tables and process flow. Ability to query data using SQL tool. Understanding of technology used by RKS application.
  • Using documented business requirements and architectural guidelines, produce Agile Design Document that is clear and can be understood by developers and business. This document details the implementation of new or improved functionality with the most efficient system implementation and minimal risk to existing codebase and system performance. Maintain client satisfaction through high product usability and quality. This document is used for Agile story breakouts, business user acceptance, and release notes/reference.
  • Review test plans written by QA project testers to ensure the project is understood and functional areas are covered. Provide input on how to fix defects found during project testing, UAT testing, and after release to client
  • Provide estimations for projects (relative size and detailed estimates) and maintain control of the estimate during development.
  • Facilitate communication upward and across the various members of the development team. Provide feedback in the form of comments, suggestions and experiences to help improve development process in term of efficiency, accuracy and on time delivery.
  • Support the RKS application as functional expert on reported issues and questions
  • All mandatory training completed and understood within given timeline.


  • Bachelor's degree in business or software engineering; advanced degree desirable.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in portfolio management, accounting, or operations.
  • Minimum of 5 years technical experience in financial software development environment/managing software development projects. Experience in Agile environment preferred.
  • Experience on RKS application a plus.
  • Effective organizational, decision making, and communication skills.

Why this role is important to us

Our technology function, Global Technology Services (GTS), is vital to State Street and is the key enabler for our business to deliver data and insights to our clients. Were driving the companys digital transformation and expanding business capabilities using industry best practices and advanced technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and robotics process automation.

We offer a collaborative environment where technology skills and innovation are valued in a global organization. Were looking for top technical talent to join our team and deliver creative technology solutions that help us become an end-to-end, next-generation financial services company.

Join us if you want to grow your technical skills, solve real problems and make your mark on our industry.

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation were making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, weve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. Youll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers

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Posted: 2021-07-07 Expires: 2021-08-05
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