BNY Mellon Principal Java Developer - Enterprise Content Management / Business Process Management in Jersey City, New Jersey

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.


_ Lead Developer for Operational Excellence Team_



Critical, highly visible opportunity for a talented hands on developer with strong product sensibilities and lead mindset / capabilities to drive the design of new platform for Business Process Management(BPM) and Enterprise Content Management(ECM) solutions.

The Operational Excellence team is responsible for BPM, ECM, Rules, Imaging and related technology products and platforms. Currently we are building the platform by extending the open source products Acitviti and Alfresco with pre-built integration to other enterprise systems. The modular and composable architecture allows the opportunity to bring exciting new dimensions to basic BPM and ECM products, with integrated productivity and decision support tooling supplied by many different teams.

The successful applicant will take ownership in defining the architecture strategy, toolset, development and delivery of major components of the BPM and ECM Platform and the hundreds of applications leveraging those products. This is powered by the BNY Mellon digital ecosystem (NEXEN), developed in a highly disciplined, agile model with a focus on partnership and co-development in a vibrant internal open source community

You will be able to positively impact the overall experience and productivity of the platform users, comprising of developers, business users and external customers.


To succeed in this role will require outstanding hands on technical skills with prior experience in some of the following areas:

  • Java / J2EE experience along with web services - Spring, REST APIs is required

  • Experience with linux operating systems and database systems is required

  • Experience in Activiti/Alfresco/Alfresco Share would be preferred. Alternatively, Exposure to JBPM/Drools or any other BPM/ECM/BRMS open source products would be considered.

  • Our tech stack includes frameworks such as Angular JS, Node JS, Docker. This experience would be nice to have, but isn’t mandatory

  • Agile / Scrum and continuous integration / delivery experience, working with multiple teams and constantly evolving technology would be preferred.

  • A Passion for building quality software products, and a desire to supervise, lead, and teach others would be required

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience is required

Principal Developer->> Consults with internal business groups to provide high-level application software development services or technical support. Provides comprehensive senior-level technical consulting to IT management and senior technical staffs. Evaluates compliance with the organization's technology standards. Works with internal business groups on implementation opportunities, challenges, and requirements of various applications. Analyzes information and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group. Guides and consults with IT management and technical staffs regarding use of emerging technologies and associated services. Participates in defining corporate implementation and integration strategies of new technologies. Advocates for innovative, creative technology solutions. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives. Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, 10-12 years of experience in software development required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

  • BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.*

  • Primary Location:* United States-New Jersey-Jersey City

  • Internal Jobcode:* 45198

  • Job:* Information Technology

  • Organization:* APP Platform & Services-HR06429

  • Requisition Number:* 1602126

Category: Information Technology