Senior Engineer - Java backend developer
About Corporate Bank Technology
Corporate Banking is a technology centric business, with an increasing move to real-time processing, an increasing appetite from customers for integrated systems and access to supporting data. This means that technology is more important than ever for the business.
Deutsche Bank is one of the few banks with the scale and network to compete aggressively in this space, and the breadth of investment in this area is unmatched by our peers. Joining the team is a unique opportunity to help rebuild the core of some of our most mission critical processing systems from the ground-up.
Our Corporate Bank Technology team is a global team of 3000 coders (and growing!) across 30 countries. The primary businesses that Corporate Bank support are Cash Management, Securities Services, Trade Finance and Trust & Agency Services. CB Technology support these businesses through CIO aligned teams and also by 'horizontals' such as Client Connectivity, Surveillance and Regulatory, Infrastructure, Architecture, Production, and Risk & Control.
Surveillance & Regulatory: Surveillance and Regulatory Technology is responsible for delivering solutions that protect the bank’s financial and reputational interests from potentially criminal or inappropriate behaviour by our clients, employees, vendors. It enables the bank to manage its compliance to regulations and the risk appetite to stay in business in the various legislation. In addition, the function, is responsible for driving improvement across the IT delivery cycle through adoption of best practices, automation tooling and metrics, as well as developing a target state DevOps capability.
We are responsible for delivering solutions that protect Deutsche Bank’s financial and reputational interests from criminal or inappropriate behaviour. Through real-time sanction and embargo filtering, operational risk controls and sophisticated fraud detection that will increasingly deploy artificial intelligence, our systems protect both clients and the bank, allow risks to be managed according to risk appetite, and keep Deutsche Bank in compliance with global and local regulations.
The dbDetect system is the Deutsche Bank strategic solution for fraud detection and payment intervention in order to meet risk and security needs as well as regulatory requirements with the aim to stop any online payment where fraud is suspected. The dbDetect SIL module, implemented in Java, acts as an integration layer between the various transaction systems and the Actimize risk scoring engine.
Prior Java backend coding experience of 7+ years, including JAVA 8 coding experience. Ability to develop reusable and performant Java clean code aligned with good architectural and design principles. A keen interest in TDD, BDD and Agile working would be desirable. Any prior Spring boot experience and knowledge regarding Apache Camel is desirable.
Senior Engineer – Java backend developer
- Developing new technology applications in partnership with Business and Operations stakeholders to transform the Corporate Bank – Surveillance and Regulatory business.
- Working in a global environment with distributed delivery teams, proposing the technical design and developing microservices to meet the functionalities required by the business
- Coaching/mentoring more junior team members
- Shaping the future of our technology stack and applying it innovatively to solve complex problems.
- You will value a software craftsmanship approach to software development, taking pride in well-crafted software that steadily adds value.
- Embracing automated unit/integration testing as a standard development practice.
- Promoting a DevOps/SRE culture and modern toolchains to support continuous delivery.
Skills & Qualifications:
- You are a passionate driven engineer.
- Strong JAVA experience including JAVA 8, preferably with near real time event-based systems.
- Prior experience with Spring framework (Spring boot)
- Knowledge regarding Apache Camel is a plus
- Prior experience working with XP practices and Agile software methodologies and tools (Jira, Confluence)
- Nice to have experience designing, developing, and maintaining complex applications using TDD and BDD practices.
- Ability to develop reusable and performant clean Java code aligned with good architectural and design principles.
- Experience building message driven applications.
- Desirable to have experience with data streaming and processing technologies (Apache Kafka)
- Practical experience with modern DevOps/SRE build chains and CI/CD tools (Maven, Gradle, Git, Jenkins or TeamCity).
- Have experience of deployment to container environments (OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes).
- Working knowledge of building Microservices.with REST APIs.
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