Federal Reserve Bank Senior Application Developer in Boston, Massachusetts

Senior Application Developer – Business Technology Solutions

The selected candidate will perform application development and support activities for the Product Services Management Group (or externally: a System IT services group) group which supports several tools including the Federal Reserve’s implementation of the Broadcom Clarity (formerly CA PPM) application.

The candidate will work on a team of 5-10 people including technical resources located in the Boston office plus business team members in Boston, Minneapolis and Richmond. Job activities require providing technical and business assistance to 5,000 users across all twelve Federal Reserve Banks plus the Board of Governors.

Tasks may include requirements gathering, data analysis, application and database design, software development, tool configuration, testing, support for user acceptance testing, activities related to migrating new and changed objects to the QA and production environments, on-going production support, and creation / maintenance of technical documentation.

Required skills: •Bachelor’s degree in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics related degree •3 years of software development experience •Experience with project, program, and resource, and management methodologies and/or applications •Experience with reporting and data warehouse concepts and capabilities •Demonstrated Web application development experience in a Linux / Oracle environment using PL/SQL stored procedures, triggers and packages on databases •Demonstrated SQL database skills •Experience deploying applications on an application server such as Tomcat •Working knowledge of XML, .NET and/or VisualStudio •Experience developing interfaces using ETL tools or Web Services • Knowledge of data warehousing concepts and designs • Agile development experience • Comfortable working in a virtual team, utilizing collaboration tools such as Skype for Business and SharePoint • Strong problem solving skills and flexibility in approach • Excellent troubleshooting skills • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Desired Skills: •Experience configuring Broadcom Clarity pages, portlets, reports, and workflows in a Linux environment with Tomcat Application Server, Oracle, and Jaspersoft • Knowledge of the Broadcom Clarity database, including the use of Jaspersoft Domains • Experience performing upgrades of the Clarity application • Broadcom Clarity Certification and experience • Proficient at data analysis techniques including conceptual, logical, and physical data modeling • SaaS Experience • Data Analytics •Data migration, using custom templates and XML •Financial management experience •Jaspersoft reporting and domain experience •General Accounting knowledge •JAVA, .NET programming •Experience with Web Services •Experience with planning, implementation and testing of disaster recovery and business resumption plans

/The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and to provide equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, or military service./

/All employees who are assigned to this position will be subject to credit, FBI fingerprint/ criminal background and Patriot Act/ Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) watch list checks at least once every five years. Successful internal posting candidates will also be subject to credit re-screening before transferring./


/The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work required of this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or skills associated with this position or the personnel so classified. While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of this position, management reserves the right to revise this or any job description at its discretion at any time.

As a condition of employment, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston employees must comply with ethics rules which generally prohibit employees, their spouses, and minor children from owning securities, such as stock, of banks or savings associations or their affiliates, such as bank holding companies and savings and loan holding companies. If you or your spouse or minor child own such securities, and would not be willing or able to divest them if you accepted an offer of employment, you should raise this issue with the recruiter for this posting, who can provide you contact information if necessary./


Organization: *Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Title: Senior Application Developer

Location: MA-Boston

Requisition ID: 258856