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Software Engineer I - Technical Product Analyst - 3DJMS in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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Software Engineer I - Technical Product Analyst

Buffalo, NY


Independent, critical thinker and problem solver who will perform various analysis, support and development tasks related to Fraud projects and BAU on behalf of the business. Mentors offshore team members, analyzes client issues and tests solutions to meet the needs of our business partners. Participates in pre-production testing and post-production support.
Performs and oversees the most complex systems analysis and support efforts. Plays a key role as a leader and individual contributor on support for numerous applications across multiple businesses.
Provides the highest level analytical consulting and leadership in identifying and implementing new uses of information technologies to assist the client areas and Bank in meeting their short term business goals and long term strategic objectives.
Must be able to direct and monitor offshore resources, plus coordinate support tasks for any scope effort. Maintains support metrics and system/application reliability.
Confers with other development staff, operations staff and IT staff in overall systems support from technical analysis to user acceptance testing.
Prepares and reviews test data and executes detailed test plans. Performs any required debugging. Evaluates and understands highly complex interrelationships and effects among programs, interfacing applications and platforms.
Reviews technical and functional specifications and updates systems documentation from an Application Reliability perspective. Reviews documentation prepared by development staff.
Maintains efficient operation and effectiveness of supported applications. Recommends new technology, policies or processes to benefit the organization and improve deficiencies.
Typically will be directly involved in technical evaluations of vendor software and updates. Performs other related duties or projects as required, which may include playing a lead role in due diligence, cost/benefit analysis or business study activities. Follows and promotes the use of support standards and procedures.
Maintains a high level of technical aptitude and expert working knowledge of the supporting application(s) and the supported client environment. Assists in developing expense and capital budgets.
Monitors employee performance and may provide input to annual appraisals.
Required Qualifications:
Associate’s degree and a minimum of 4 years’ systems analysis/application development experience, or in lieu of a degree a combined minimum of 6 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 4 years’ systems analysis/application development experience

Proficiency with personal computers as well as pertinent software packages
Ability to work on multiple projects of a moderately complex to complex nature
Prior experience effectively using project management, word processing and spreadsheet applications

Strong problem-solving skills to assist in issue resolution
Familiar with application development software and hardware problems
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational and time management skills
Strong lateral thinking skills
Proven presentation skills
Prior experience coordinating between Applications and business units
Prior experience driving project milestones and delivery dates
Prior experience recommending and implementing systems solutions


Technical Qualifications
JAVA Programming - WebSphere Experience - WebSphere MQ - JMS - Linux Experience – Red Hat - Linux shell scripting - Oracle - SQL Experience o DDL o DML - MS Office - Excellent Verbal Communications - Excellent written Communications - Optional Qualifications o Windows/ASP.Net Programming o PowerShell scripting o MS SQL Server o Eclipse/NetBeans UI

Preferred Qualifications:
Subject matter expert in business with knowledge or experience utilizing application/system being supported
Proven understanding of applications supported with a sound knowledge of interfacing/integrated applications
Understanding of the Bank’s application framework
Ability to work in a team environment as well as autonomously
Ability to multitask for various components of moderately complex to complex projects
Action-oriented and pro-active
Ability to understand business supported and its’ terminology


We encourage candidates with relevant military experience to apply.

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