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Edward Jones

UX Technical Consultant, IS

Edward Jones - Maryland Heights, MO

Job Description:

At Edward Jones, we help clients achieve their serious, long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. To ensure a personal client experience, we have located our 14,000 branch offices where our more than 7 million clients live and work. A typical branch office has one financial advisor who meets with clients face-to-face and one branch office administrator who enhances the team's ability to build deep relationships with clients. Headquarters associates in St. Louis and Tempe provide support and expertise to help U.S. and Canada branch teams deliver an ideal client experience. Edward Jones currently has more branch offices than any other financial services firm, and we continue to grow to meet the needs of long-term individual investors.

What IS UX Development does…

At Edward Jones, our community of Information Systems professionals builds leading-edge technology solutions that are transforming the way our seven million clients connect with the firm. With an intense focus on enhancing the relationship between the financial advisor and the client, we're designing systems that make it easier, faster and better for our branch offices and the clients they serve.

The IS UX Development team is responsible for providing re-usable front-end components, libraries and services and the support needed to allow teams to deliver an integrated look and feel to our 12,000 branch teams. By researching technology advancements, we recommend and help implement solutions that fit Edward Jones' business needs.

We're seeking an exceptionally talented person to provide full lifecycle systems development.

What you'll do …

Innovate –

Proactively seek technical improvements and take the initiative to communicate and implement solutions

Lead –

Stay informed of trends and provide technical leadership to others on systems development and design

Collaborate –

Participate in and represent UX Development in cross−functional groups across the IS division and the firm to continually advance the firm's technology solutions and take our systems to the next level

Strategize –

Advise teams on the effective use of technology within the enterprise architecture tools, especially front-end technologies, methodologies, best practices, processes and standards

Design –

Perform lead analyst role to design, develop, test and support complex enterprise applications using object-oriented analysis and design principles

Implement –

Ensure tools and best practice processes are in place for technologies

Mentor

Provide guidance, training and mentorship on the business impact of the systems supported, technical systems design, development of best practices, and IS processes and tools

Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, etc. or equivalent experience

5 years of experience developing fully responsive/browser agnostic web applications

5 years of experience with the following technologies: HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Advanced JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, JavaScript patterns, JavaScript testing tools, AJAX, JSON, REST Web Services

Experience with Front-end Frameworks (React, Angular, Vue or similar)

Experience with Node.js and Docker is a plus

5 years of development experience using Object Oriented Principles, Java or other Object Oriented Language

5 years designing, developing and delivering application development solutions for enterprise level projects

Experience with industry standard tools: Eclipse, Jenkins, Sonar, GIT, JUnit, Maven, Gradle, Struts

Experience in or knowledge of systems development methodology and processes, change management and quality assurance

Knowledge of business system interactions and infrastructure dependencies

Knowledge of WebLogic and Tomcat

Experience in financial services industry is preferred

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain complex technical issues in business terms

Excellent relationship management, organizational, communication, time management and interpersonal skills

Ability to learn and apply new or emerging technologies

Detailed understanding of project management methodologies, system development lifecycle, infrastructure best practices and risk management concepts with strong analytical and problem-solving skills

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What IS UX Development does…

At Edward Jones, our community of Information Systems professionals builds leading-edge technology solutions that are transforming the way our seven million clients connect with the firm. With an intense focus on enhancing the relationship between the financial advisor and the client, we're designing systems that make it easier, faster and better for our branch offices and the clients they serve.

The IS UX Development team is responsible for providing re-usable front-end components, libraries and services and the support needed to allow teams to deliver an integrated look and feel to our 12,000 branch teams. By researching technology advancements, we recommend and help implement solutions that fit Edward Jones' business needs.

We're seeking an exceptionally talented person to provide full lifecycle systems development.

What you'll do …

Innovate – Proactively seek technical improvements and take the initiative to communicate and implement solutions

Lead – Stay informed of trends and provide technical leadership to others on systems development and design

Collaborate – Participate in and represent UX Development in cross−functional groups across the IS division and the firm to continually advance the firm's technology solutions and take our systems to the next level

Strategize – Advise teams on the effective use of technology within the enterprise architecture tools, especially front-end technologies, methodologies, best practices, processes and standards

Design – Perform lead analyst role to design, develop, test and support complex enterprise applications using object-oriented analysis and design principles

Implement – Ensure tools and best practice processes are in place for technologies

Mentor

Provide guidance, training and mentorship on the business impact of the systems supported, technical systems design, development of best practices, and IS processes and tools

Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, etc. or equivalent experience

5 years of experience developing fully responsive/browser agnostic web applications

5 years of experience with the following technologies: HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Advanced JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, JavaScript patterns, JavaScript testing tools, AJAX, JSON, REST Web Services

Experience with Front-end Frameworks (React, Angular, Vue or similar)

Experience with Node.js and Docker is a plus

5 years of development experience using Object Oriented Principles, Java or other Object Oriented Language

5 years designing, developing and delivering application development solutions for enterprise level projects

Experience with industry standard tools: Eclipse, Jenkins, Sonar, GIT, JUnit, Maven, Gradle, Struts

Experience in or knowledge of systems development methodology and processes, change management and quality assurance

Knowledge of business system interactions and infrastructure dependencies

Knowledge of WebLogic and Tomcat

Experience in financial services industry is preferred

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain complex technical issues in business terms

Excellent relationship management, organizational, communication, time management and interpersonal skills

Ability to learn and apply new or emerging technologies

Detailed understanding of project management methodologies, system development lifecycle, infrastructure best practices and risk management concepts with strong analytical and problem-solving skills

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Location: Maryland Heights, MO

Company Profile:
A financial services leader with a presence in the United States and Canada, we're known for our personal approach to business. Everyone here, whether they work in our headquarters or in their own neighborhood office as a Financial Advisor or branch office administrator, is dedicated to one purpose – helping our clients achieve their long-term financial goals. Learn why Edward Jones could be perfect for you.