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Software Engineer II Jobs in Santa Clara, CA at Silicon Valley Bank



Title: Software Engineer II

Company: Silicon Valley Bank

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Salary: $100K – $150K*

Category: Finance & Insurance

Make Next Happen Now. For more than 30 years, Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) has helped innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. SVB provides targeted financial services and expertise through its offices in innovation centers across the world. With commercial, international and private banking services, SVB helps address the unique needs of innovators.

We are looking for a hands-on Software Engineer to join our growing Core banking and Payment Solutions delivery team, which provides technology solutions and integration services in following areas: Core banking, Credit/Charge/Debit Cards, Merchant Services, Payments (US, UK), Foreign Exchange, and Trade Finance. The ideal candidate should have the necessary skills and experience to provide technical guidance, estimation of efforts, understanding and deciding upon the optimal technology solution to achieve the desired business needs, day to day application support, should be able to navigate differing levels of gray/unknowns, and have excellent communication skills with other IT management levels, individual contributors and business stakeholders. They must be able to move at a rapid rate of execution to deliver requests and take advantage of any opportunities as they present themselves and navigate through any resource constraints. They must have both the short- and long-term strategic view when deciding on the best technical approach. They must be able to develop code and effectively oversee distributed development team members.

As a Software Engineer II, primary responsibility will be towards the development and support of Core banking (lending and deposit domains), Payments, Cards, Foreign Exchange or Trade Finance solutions/projects. The Principal Software engineer will be responsible for all software aspects within the team including research, design, technology insertion, development, testing and supporting them.

Design and develop technical solutions that meet user needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability.

Oversee proactive maintenance on our existing Iaas/SaaS and on premise applications within the Digital, Mobile, Cards, Merchant Services, Payments, Foreign Exchange, Core banking and Trade Finance space to ensure our mission critical systems remain stable, are able to scale as our business grows, and remain fit-for-purpose.

Coordinate and assist with troubleshooting of code defects, data errors and configuration problems to determine the origin of application error.

Strong experience in supporting Business critical/ complex applications.

Exercises Judgement within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.

Nice to have technical lead experience for small to medium sized projects.

Drive departmental best practices, guidelines implementation and adhere to standards.

Demonstrated expertise in designing and developing real-time integrations, file-based integrations and be able to optimize the use of database level processing.

Empathy with developers. Innate desire to create a superlative developer experience down to the last detail.

Deep love of building elegant, maintainable, well-documented, secure code.

Abstracting and refactoring should be a passion, not a chore.

Drive to learn new things and go above and beyond the call of duty.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with 5 Years of experience

Strong design & development experience with JEE & Enterpri…

About Silicon Valley Bank



Silicon Valley Bank (NASDAQ: SIVB) is a U.S.-based high-tech commercial bank with offices in a number of other countries. The bank has helped fund more than 30,000 start-ups. SVB Financial is the holding company for the bank. The company focuses on lending to technology companies, providing multiple services to venture capital and private equity firms that invest in technology and biotechnology, and also on private banking services for high-net-worth individuals, in its home market in Silicon Valley. In addition to taking deposits and making loans, the bank operates venture capital and private equity divisions that sometimes invest in the firms commercial banking clients. By June 2009, the bank was third in market share in the San Jose, California area, with deposits in the region of $7.1 billion, an 8.11% share of the market. A year earlier it was ranked No. 7, with $4.5 billion in deposit, a 5.67% share.