Finastra Principal Software Engineer in Bangalore, India


With over 10,000 superstars across 48 different countries globally, it is hard not to be inspired every single day. At Finastra we celebrate in global knowledge sharing, diversity and an opportunity to make a difference for each other and for our customers .

We are on a journey. After bringing two global Fintech leaders together in June 2017, Finastra has truly recognized the opportunity and power we have, by combining our expertise, successes and passion together. Whether it is in a collaboration hub or innovating with colleagues across our global landscape, we are one team creating a network of talent and creativity in a stimulating environment, to do what we can to make a difference for our customers .

Our people are leaders in their role and are always looking for new ways to help our customers grow, compete and optimize their business. From a graduate Software Engineer to an experienced Sales Executive – we are looking for personal leadership and people with the appetite to understand the markets and customers we serve. We drive innovation that challenges the status quo and feel proud of the positive differences that we make every day. We recognize talent and provide a work environment where leaders can drive results , develop and grow their careers.

Success is what you do, success is what we achieve, together.

The future of Finance is open – combine your talents with Finastra opportunities to create an exciting career with us.

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  • Design, Coding, Unit Testing and Documentation for a module(s)

  • Maintenance of existing features/modules

  • Acting as a technical lead for other developers in the team

  • Working with Business Analysts and internal/external customers to ensure that requirements are understood

  • Estimating effort for new features and coming up with release plans

  • Production of accurate, unambiguous technical design specifications

  • Holding or participating in solution approach, test plan and code reviews

  • Full ownership and accountability to deliver on agreed upon plans within budget, on schedule and to defined quality standards

  • Ability to work with little day to day supervision from project and/or line manager

  • Timely and accurate reporting of project status as required by Line or Project Manager

  • Escalation of critical issues in a timely fashion

  • Mentoring junior team members in best practices and standards

  • Driving engineering improvements and excellence in the team

Required Domain Experience

  • Demonstrated expertise in building, shipping and supporting innovative, scalable enterprise-class 3-tier web applications

  • Deep understanding of Java, J2EE, SOA/Web services, EAI patterns, long running business processes, UML and OOAD

  • Experienced in using Websphere, WebLogic, JBOSS or TomCat application servers

  • Must be knowledgeable in system level profiling and debugging

  • Must be knowledgeable in at least one of the relational DBs (Oracle, DB2 or MS-SQL)

  • 10+ years of overall software development experience, preferably in a product development company

  • BE/B. Tech in CS, ECE, IT or Computer applications

Desired Domain Experience

  • Expertise in building multi-channel solutions for desktop, tablets and smart phones

  • Prior experience in building multi-tenanted cloud hosted applications

  • Prior experience in Agile/Scrum and secure development methodologies

  • Financial services software development

  • M.Tech/M.E. in CS, ECE or IT

Desired Competencies

  • Leads one or more technical projects with moderate resource requirements, risk, and/or complexity

  • Provides technical thought leadership, strategy, and advice specific to an area of focus, such as a product line or a defined network or group of applications

  • Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation. Uses judgement to select evaluation criteria and identify innovative solutions

  • Requires interaction with broader range of stakeholders with client and business impact

  • Leads sophisticated root cause analysis

  • Impacts product customization or an aspect of the product roadmap (i.e., release management)

  • Communicates difficult or complex concepts and negotiates with others to adopt a different point of view

Anticipates potential customer objections and persuades others


The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability please contact us at 800-274-7280.

The Future is Collaborative . The Future is Open. The Future is Now.

Finastra unlocks the potential of people and businesses in finance, creating a platform for open innovation. Formed in 2017 by the combination of Misys and D+H, we provide the broadest portfolio of financial services software in the world today—spanning retail banking, transaction banking, lending, and treasury and capital markets. Our solutions enable customers to deploy mission critical technology on premises or in the cloud. Our scale and geographical reach means that we can serve customers effectively, regardless of their size or geographic location—from global financial institutions, to community banks and credit unions. Through our open, secure and reliable solutions, customers are empowered to accelerate growth, optimize cost, mitigate risk and continually evolve to meet the changing needs of their customers. 48 of the world’s top 50 banks use Finastra technology.

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