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Senior Development Manager

Job Description

Are you curious, motivated, and forward-thinking? At FIS you'll have the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and relevant issues in financial services and technology. Our talented people empower us, and we believe in being part of a team that is open, collaborative, entrepreneurial, passionate and above all fun.

About the product

The FIS Digital One® digital banking platform's suite of solutions offers a customer-centric banking experience for your customers, business clients and bankers - providing consistency across digital and mobile self-service and banker-assisted channels.

Built on a single, integrated platform, it transforms the digital banking experience by providing continuous engagement across the enterprise with real-time access to customer, account and transactional data.

What you will be doing

As the Sr. Development Manager you would be directly responsible for managing a team of developers, testers and business analysts to implement the software and solutions required for our customers. You would report to the Software Development and Delivery Director. The Sr. Development Manager is also customer facing and will have the primary responsibility for working with the developers and core R&D team atFIS to ensure a quality delivery in a timely fashion. Direct responsibility for the project plan and management of all phases of the software development lifecycle in a waterfall or Agile environment.
  • Manages full software development lifecycle including testing, implementation, and auditing.
  • Act as the direct manager of developers, QA analysts, business analysts for a software development team delivering solutions to financial service customers.
  • Own and manage a project plan for this delivery team.
  • Establish goals for the team, provide feedback and coaching, and evaluate goals over time.
  • Manage employee performance issues as necessary.
  • Maximizes both utilization and profitability of assigned team of resources' billable time.
  • Ensures base applications meet appropriate quality standards.
  • Adheres to the departmental application development and client delivery process standards.
  • Hands on coding in Angular 7, J2EE, OpenShift, service oriented architecture, Spring, Git and Internet distributed technologies

What you bring:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.
  • Experience with transaction based/end to end systems development primarily focused in the financial services industry.
  • Achieved success in a consulting-like environment or software company.
  • Requires management of multiple projects throughout the full lifecycle of inception to transition.
  • Requires 9+ year experience working with software development teams.
  • Requires 5+ year experience managing a software development team.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong decision making skills.
  • Must be detail-oriented and able to understand and communicate technical information.
  • Must have the ability to work independently, as well as work as a team player.
  • Must have the ability to coach others.
  • Must have the ability and desire to wear multiple hats and play a flexible role in growing the business from a technical management perspective.

Added bonus if you have:
  • Experience dealing with large financial services clients.
  • Experience managing teams in a consultative environment.
  • Experience being part of a small company in its early development stages.
  • Early career experience as a lead developer/architect on Web based Angular and J2EE projects dealing with large scale distributed systems

What we offer you
  • A competitive salary and benefits
  • A fantastic range of benefits including private medical cover, dental cover and travel insurance
  • The chance to work on some of the most challenging, relevant issues in financial services & technology
  • Great work spaces with dedicated and motivated colleagues
  • A work environment built on collaboration, flexibility and respect


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EEOC Statement

FIS is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here supplement document available here

For positions located in the US, the following conditions apply. If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test. ADA Disclaimer: In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Sourcing Model

Recruitment at FIS works primarily on a direct sourcing model; a relatively small portion of our hiring is through recruitment agencies. FIS does not accept resumes from recruitment agencies which are not on the preferred supplier list and is not responsible for any related fees for resumes submitted to job postings, our employees, or any other part of our company.


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