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Citizens Principal Software Engineer in Arizona


Your role as Principal of Software Engineering is to work with engineering teams and architecture to produce high-quality technology solutions. You will be given the autonomy to lead, design and develop innovative solutions to some of the biggest technical issues facing the banking industry. As Principal, you will serve as a peer-leader tasked with pursuing cutting-edge initiatives and solutions. The breadth of Citizens operations ensures a diversity of projects as the bank pivots towards innovation and customer experience.

The Principal Software Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Participating in an environment using Agile methodology, adhering to best practices and collaborating effectively with your team mates.

  • Collaborating and contributing insight to solution design ideation, ensuring both the success of the product and adherence to enterprise architecture principles.

  • Designing, modifying, developing and implementing software solutions. Building modern, architecturally sound components, tools and applications to meet mission-driven strategic business goals.

  • Infusing quality of service characteristics, such as scalability, manageability and maintainability, into distributed service-based framework to create or expand business or technical capabilities.

  • Employing industry best practices to evaluate, correct and prevent vulnerabilities during the software development process.

  • Serving as a peer-leader, encouraging a culture of innovation and accountability while adhering to Agile best practices.


Required Skills/Experience:

  • 7+ years of hands-on software development, with proven experience in developing and supporting commercial software products which were sold to non-technical customers in vertical markets

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor software engineers

  • 5+ years experience in querying, analyzing and managing data

  • Mastery of multiple programming languages like Java (Spring framework, JEE), JavaScript (Node, Typescript), ), Python3, Ruby, Golang, C, C++, including at least one front end framework (Angular/React/Vue)

  • AWS/AZURE/GCP experience, including managing sensitive assets

  • Bash and Linux experience

  • Experience with CICD pipeline ( Jenkins, CircleCI or equivalent)

  • Strong communication (both oral and written) and interpersonal skills

  • Understand data structure concepts such as linked lists, dictionaries, arrays, custom object creation, etc

    Desired Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in the financial services industry, developing solutions for consumer banking, portfolio management, trading, compliance or wealth management

  • Cloud certifications such as AWS Solutions Architect

  • Understanding of banking system and consumer banking operations and custodial

  • Experience with MySQL, Oracle, Redis, NGINX, Apache, MQ and NoSQL

    Education and Certifications:

  • Required: Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related discipline

  • Preferred: Master's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline


Why Work for Us

At Citizens, you'll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Citizens, its parent, subsidiaries, and related companies provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, citizenship, physical or mental disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, genetic characteristic, marital or domestic partner status, victim of domestic violence, family status/parenthood, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy/childbirth/lactation, colleague’s or a dependent’s reproductive health decision making, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

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