Principal API Engineer (Java/ Microservices/ SOA)
Company: Fidelity Investments
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: September 21, 2023
Job Description:Are you interested in serving the needs of
millions of customers by building the outstanding digital
experience that helps them in financial planning, investing, and
We are on a pursuit to re-wire our core digital products around
payment systems, account opening, and money movement by augmenting
them with exceptional engineering to help us on our mission to
deliver the best omni-channel experience to our customers. We are
passionate about technology but more obsessed around the users of
it (developers building it or customers consuming our digital
A great cultural fit would be someone who embodies drive,
confidence, thrives in a closely knit team environment, has a
genuine passion for technology and appetite for learning blended
with a product centric thinking.The Expertise We re Looking
- Proven expertise around API development, microservices, and BPM
process automation, architecting, developing multi-tier internet
facing web and mobile applications.
- Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Information Science,
Mathematics, Physics (or equivalent)The Skills You Bring
Our technology stack is varied and constantly evolving. A great
start would involve being adept at the art and science of building
Java web services and API solutions, SOA, RESTful services,
XML/JSON, automation tools deployed via continuous delivery
infrastructure (Jenkins, Concourse) in a cloud-based environment
(AWS - Amazon Web Service or Azure).
- Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data
structures, and algorithms and software engineering standards
across object-oriented and functional programming.
- Expertise in API Design & Development and Microservices
- HTTP based APIs, GraphQL, Networking and how the internet
- DevOps Toolkit (Kubernetes, Rushhour, DataDog, Jenkins,
- AWS ecosystem (EC2, Lambda, Serverless computing)
- Modern development principles such as trunk-based development,
feature toggles, continuous integration/delivery, and branch by
abstraction to support performant and collaborative engineering
teams.Our Full Stack web application engineers are typically
- Hands-on software development experience in Java Web services
and API solutions.
- Hands-on experience with Service Oriented Architecture (SOA),
building RESTful services, XML/JSON, and modern Application
- BPM/BPO principals and service orchestration, Camunda or
- Proficient in Java, J2EE, Spring MVC, Spring Core and
- Deep understanding of API design, including versioning,
isolation and micro-services.
- Experience in documenting APIs leveraging an API documentation
- Experience with DevOps, Continuous Integration and Delivery
tools like Jenkins, Maven, uDeploy, Stash and Docker.
- Strong knowledge of developing highly scalable distributed
systems using Open-source technologies.
- Working knowledge of testing frameworks like Junit, Mockito,
- Experience in Agile methodologies (Kanban, SCRUM)
- Knowledge of cloud computing environments and applications
- Knowledge of relational and NoSQL database management
- Excellent collaboration skills to work with multiple teams in
the organization globally.
- Strong team player and able to mentor junior team members.The
Value You Deliver
Technology focused on a consumer mindset is what makes it possible
for us to provide a total, personalized digital experience for our
customers. Engineers are who make it happen with a strong penchant
for engineering, coding chops, an ownership mindset, and a passion
for the craft of software engineering.
As an engineer or a tech lead, your impact is only limited by your
imagination, your obsession towards the details between the lines
of code or pixels, your inner drive to rejoice in the success of
your teammates and your end customers. We will provide you an
environment where you have an opportunity to directly influence
lives with your creativity, zeal and your tech mettle while making
a commitment to ensure a positive, fulfilling developer experience
all while being surrounded by a treasure of support around product
vision, engineering leadership and overall associate
Depending on the level and role, your opportunities to drive value
spans across organizational influence, engineering discipline as
well as influencing overall product direction. The financial world
is your oyster, so to speak!
This team builds towards Fidelity s digital presence. Our engineers
enable or lead teams to develop omni channel user experiences and
the underlying platforms needed to support our digital presence on
a cloud-based infrastructure. You will provide technology
expertise, leadership and influencing skills to be accountable for
overall technology strategy.
You will participate and/or lead initiatives that supply ideas to
improve our products as well as develop your skills, learn modern
technologies and languages, and continue to learn while providing
coaching, mentorship and driving talent development across our
engineering teams. We are looking for highly motivated individuals
who work well in an iterative and fast-paced environment.How Your
Work Impacts the Organization
With you as a core member of the technology leadership team, we
will together continue to drive and enhance a strong engineering
culture that is built on a core foundation that revolves around
passion for excellence, community, and accountability.
- Imagine. Innovate. Inspire. Keep it cool: Cultivate an
inclusive organizational culture, champion positive energy & family
spirit, recognize greatness, support each other & enjoy the
- Elevate the floor; Influence the horizontal: Commit to
developing leadership at all levels. Help your peers & team get
better by raising standards within and around while maintaining a
strong focus on building future leaders.
- Tightly aligned; loosely coupled: Establish or enhance
partnerships across the organization to ensure alignment towards
enterprise standards, tools and reusability while providing
direction for teams to operate autonomously.
- Level Up on Craftsmanship: Treat learning as a journey not a
destination. Commit to learning and guiding as a part of your
- Build the 'Best' Tech together: Promote innovation driven by
purpose and practice autonomy with responsibility.We believe that
diversity in background and experience will nurture an inclusive
and engaging work environment for our employees. It is our genuine
belief that delivering the best possible customer experience
requires an artful blend of human ingenuity and technology. While
we value skills, we are fanatics about our culture that promotes
aligned autonomy and ownership. 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.Please see below for the salary range for work
locations in Colorado only:N/A
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Certifications:Company OverviewFidelity 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 UsAt 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--, we have been recognized by our employees as a
Best Place to Work in 2023. 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.At
Fidelity, 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 \u201C\u201D. Most associates
will have a hybrid schedule with a requirement to work onsite at a
Fidelity work location for at least one week, 5 consecutive days,
every four weeks. These requirements are subject to change.We
invite you to--Find Your Fidelity--at--.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--, or by calling
800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 3.At Fidelity, we value honesty,
integrity, and the safety of our associates and customers within a
heavily regulated industry. Certain roles may require candidates to
go through a preliminary credit check during the screening process.
Candidates who are presented with a Fidelity offer will need to go
through a background investigation and may be asked to provide
additional documentation as requested. This investigation includes
but is not limited to a criminal, civil litigations and regulatory
review, employment, education, and credit review (role dependent).
These investigations will account for 7 years or more of history,
depending on the role. Where permitted by federal or state law,
Fidelity will also conduct a pre-employment drug screen, which will
review for the following substances: Amphetamines, THC (marijuana),
cocaine, opiates, phencyclidine.
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