Tech Lead - OIPA
The person will be responsible for designing, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining and supporting applications software that is delivered on time and within budget.
Work closely with customers, business analysts, technology and project team to understand business requirements, and then drive the analysis, design and build of quality technical solutions that are aligned with business and technology strategies and comply with the organization's architectural standards. Provide technical guidance to the development team through the full software life cycle. Maintain up-to-date business domain knowledge and technical skills in software development Responsibilities
Design and Build: • Create low level design documents (including code samples/outlines) and detailed engineering specifications based on complex business, user and non-functional (e.g., performance, reliability, balance and controls) requirements. • Write code, adhering to coding standards, procedures and techniques. • Maintain integrity of existing program logic according to specifications. Complete project deliverables using the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Test & Implement: • Unit test all code and programs prior to releasing them to quality assurance. - Quickly resolve all unit test issues. • Assist quality assurance in identifying test cases and creating/mining test data to enable a thorough test of all development deliverables. • Respond to inquiries, conduct analysis and fix defects in a timely manner as developed code moves through the testing lifecycle, including system test and user acceptance testing. • Approve code to be put into production. • Provide implementation and production support. Document: • Actively participate in the code review process to ensure development work adheres to standards and specifications (including peer review and code review external to team). • Write and/or revise system design documentation and operations documentation to include providing required input into operation support manuals and user guides. - Create and properly archive all project related documentation. Asset Stewardship & Troubleshooting • Improve the health of system assets by identifying enhancements to improve performance, reliability, and resource consumption • Provide second level production support for the OIPA platform. Required Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field; or equivalent work experience. • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field; or equivalent work experience. • 7-10 years of experience coding and/or designing in relevant programming languages, including Oracle's Insurance Policy Administration system (OIPA, AdminServer) Configuration, XML, SQL, Crystal Reports • 4+ years of practical experience and proven success with the design and build of complex software applications. • Demonstrated experience coding and/or designing in multiple environments. Preferred Qualifications
• Experience working with Annuity and Insurance products and platforms. • Proven ability to successfully translate client/business needs into software designs. • Proven analytical and business skills to reconcile conflicting objectives and find/design acceptable compromises within existing limitations. • Understand and apply both current technical solution elements (specific tools, components, and frameworks) and abstract elements (algorithms and architectures). • Effectively applies technology/engineering knowledge-base to multiple and evolving programs and languages. About Our Company
With the right company, life can be brilliant. Ameriprise India LLP has been providing client based financial solutions to help clients plan and achieve their financial objectives for 125 years. We are a U.S. based financial planning company headquartered in Minneapolis with a global presence. The firm's focus areas include Asset Management and Advice, Retirement Planning and Insurance Protection. Be part of an inclusive, collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions and work with other talented individuals who share your passion for doing great work. You'll also have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office and a difference in your community. So if you're talented, driven and want to work for a strong ethical company that cares, take the next step to create a brilliant career at Ameriprise India LLP.
Ameriprise India LLP is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, marital status, family status or any other basis prohibited by law.