<![CDATA[Lighthouse Technology Services, Inc.: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.LHTSERVICES.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Network Computer Analyst ]]> Thu, 15 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT Required Qualifications:  Network Computer Analyst – 25003

Job Description:

  • End-Point Integration and Support Network Computing analyst II: Responsible for providing Level 2 troubleshooting and root cause analysis to determine problem source and incident occurrences with PC software, PC hardware and peripherals, Virtual PCs and Thin Clients. Directly responsible for delivering accurate, timely troubleshooting to clients and working with team members to manage ticket queues.
  • Work Hours: Full-time 1st shift M-F Position Possible flexible shift including start time of 7am, 8am, 9am

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Two years of College in Information Systems or related field AND 6 years of experience working in an operational support or technical role OR in lieu of a degree must have 8 years of related work experience.
  • Must have a high level of technical support understanding. Experience with strong customer service. Expertise in PC/LAN products including industry standard application suites, Windows 7, Outlook, Microsoft Office. Experience with thin clients, vpc's and pc's.
  • Basic LAN/WAN skills including but not limited to understanding basic concepts of servers, gateways, routers, bridges, topologies, and protocols.
  • Strong organizational abilities and can manage multiple priorities while maintaining a professional customer service attitude. Ability to effectively communicate with clients, and internal support organizations.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team Player and be able to work closely with clients and peers with all levels of technical expertise and at all levels within the organization.
  • Preferred Qualifications: Experience with printer troubleshooting. Strong understanding of VPC/Thin clients technology. Ability to work autonomously, in a flexible environment and have a good attitude.
<![CDATA[Java Architect ]]> Thu, 15 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT Required Qualifications:  Java Architect – 25043

Skills Required: Java Programming, Software Architect

Job Description:

  • Seeking a senior technologist with experience in analyzing, designing, implementing solutions for REGULATORY & RISK TECH.
  • Candidate is expected to closely work with business partners in defining requirements and in implementing solutions as per the requirements.
  • Ability to work independently and to take ownership of solution delivery is critical for success in this role. Understand and evaluate alternative solutions, architectural and technical choices. This role requires a candidate with 12+ years of strong Java/Python or other OO Programming experience in financial services industry

Required Skills –

  • Hands-on experience in Java, Python, WebServices(REST/SOAP), Unix/Solaris/Linux, JIRA, ANT, Maven, JUnit, SubVersion.
  • Minimum 12 years’ experience working on enterprise applications.
  • Experience with enterprise applications in financial services industry
  • Excellent organization, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Agile Methodology/Development
  • Understanding of financial CCAR models
  • Experience with distributed processing using messaging/middleware and grid technologies preferred
  • Prior Finance or Capital Markets experience required Desired Skills
  • Experience with real time systems
  • Prior experience with managing small teams is helpful Education
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computers or Engineering or related field
  • Master’s in computers or Engineering is a plus.
<![CDATA[.Net/SQL Developer ]]> Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EST Required Qualifications:  .Net/SQL Developer – 24846

Skills Required: SQL Programming, Microsoft NET Programming

Job Description:

  • Integrate vendor applications into the distributed computing environment.
  • Work with other development, operational, and IT staff in overall project execution from technical analysis and design through user acceptance testing, implementation, and post implementation support.
  • Support testing by Business and Operations Analysts.
  • Perform required debugging and system remediation.
  • Develop technical estimates for assigned projects identifying required tasks, estimated time frames, and effort.
  • Application DB Support, DB Patch runs, Change management and DevOps.
  • Prepare and maintain clear technical specifications and systems documentation and/or review those created by others for accuracy and completeness. Understand interrelationships and effects between interfacing systems and applications.
  • Provide day-to-day support of distributed applications (both technically and functionally). Maintain efficient operation and effectiveness of supported applications. Maintain an excellent technical understanding of the supported applications.
  • Maintain a good understanding of the business being supported and its functions, processes, operations, and strategic direction. Follow and promote the use of development standards and procedures.  Interact with management, operations areas, other technology personnel, and vendors. 
  • May participate in technical evaluations of vendor software.
  • May be asked to direct or monitor junior resources and coordinate development tasks and team at offshore for any scope effort. 
  • Able to work independently on all level tasks and projects Perform other related duties or projects as required for the Senior Developer role
<![CDATA[Business Analyst/Web ]]> Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EST Required Qualifications:  Business Analyst/Web – 24900

  • The Manager really needs a BA that is familiar with Web technologies. Payment experience would be a plus but is not required.

Skills Required:

  • Business Requirements Analysis, Functional Specifications Job Description: Facilitates moderately complex to complex technical projects from proposal through post implementation. Consults with internal application owners to identify their requirements in application look and feel to the end user and provides appropriate feedback.
  • Serves as project lead to ensure test plans and functional specifications for assigned projects are completed in a timely basis and meet established milestones. Completes various system testing activities not covered by clients completing User Acceptance Testing (UAT) or other teams. Serves as mentor to less experienced staff by assisting with application training, research analysis and project methodology consultation.


  • Serve as functional lead on moderately complex to complex projects for assigned application(s). Provide mentoring and leadership to less experienced personnel on the project team. Schedule and facilitate project team meetings as applicable to ensure all team members are informed and issues are addressed.
  • Meet with internal application owners to discuss requested application changes related to enterprise-wide or business initiatives, compliance/regulatory requirements, system changes due to contractual agreements or system maintenance (business as usual [BAU]) ensuring a thorough understanding of specifications for assigned applications. Participate in design discussions and document and deliver required functional specifications for application changes for moderately complex projects.
  • Consult with internal application owners to identify their requirements in application look and feel to the end user and provide appropriate feedback regarding business requirements to ensure technology applications support internal/external customer needs and products/services provided by the business.
  • Review business requirements with technology team to ensure understanding of project requirements. Coordinate and provide estimates for moderately complex to complex projects and complete estimates for assigned component on large projects, inclusive of timelines, application and project phases. Serve as subject matter expert to internal application owners and project members to consult and advise on how applications may be impacted by enterprise-wide initiatives, such as an acquisition or major change in products/service provided customers to ensure all facets are considered.
  • Work with pertinent vendors to gain thorough understanding of project functionality and provide insight on implementation. May serve as Test Coordinator for large project initiatives involving multiple applications to ensure all testing needs are met across all interfacing applications. Participate in and document data mapping for integration of systems, conversion and acquisition related projects to understand how applications may need to change or be impacted by enterprise-wide initiatives, like regulatory requirements, other system enhancements or business initiatives.
  • Work with other testing teams, as required by potential impacts to interfacing applications, to prepare test plans and scripts based on functional specifications. Work with other testing teams to manage and/or execute test scripts verifying that changes and enhancements work and perform as required. Serve as functional lead with other project team members on other systems that impact specific projects to ensure no adverse impact to the other systems. Monitor functional specifications and change requests to ensure project stays within scope and meets regulatory requirements, while ensuring adherence to business requirements and Corporate Technology standards.
  • Ensure the Bank process and documentation is followed to comply with Corporate Technology standards and regulatory requirements. Ensure efficient and timely resolution of issues arising from testing or implementation to ensure expected performance. Ensure issues, incidences and questions are documented, reported and resolved as required. Coordinate and manage post-implementation follow-up related to application changes by getting feedback from application owners, resolving any issues and completing a project debrief including actual to plan for timeframe, financials, achievement of project goals and assessment and mitigation of encountered issues.
  • Understand and adhere to the Company’s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company’s Risk Appetite. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management. Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the Bank brand. Maintain internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable. Complete other related duties as assigned.


  • The position requires an individual with an in-depth knowledge and detailed focus on the entire system to work on projects outside normal BAU. The position has direct interaction with internal business clients on a regular basis for moderately complex to complex projects. The position works independently with minimal supervision and may supervise tasks assigned to less experienced personnel.


  • Minimum of an Associate degree and 4 years’ operational/business analytics experience, or in lieu of a degree a combined minimum of 6 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 4 years’ operational/business analytics experience. Proficiency with personal computers as well as pertinent software packages. Capable of working on multiple projects of a moderately complex to complex nature.
  • Ability to effectively use project management, word processing and spreadsheet applications. Strong problem-solving skills to assist in issue resolution. Familiar with application development software and hardware problems. Ability to understand business supported and its’ terminology. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Strong organizational and time management skills. Strong lateral thinking skills. Proven presentation skills. Ability to coordinate between Applications and business units.
  • Ability to drive project milestones and delivery dates. Ability to recommend and implement systems solutions. Detail-oriented.


  • Subject matter expert in business with knowledge or experience utilizing application/system being supported. Proven understanding of applications supported with a sound knowledge of interfacing/integrated applications.
  • Good understanding of the Bank’s application framework. Ability to work in a team environment as well as autonomously. Ability to multitask for various components of moderately complex to complex projects. Action-oriented and pro-active
  • Located in Buffalo NY
<![CDATA[Software Engineer ]]> Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EST Required Qualifications:  Software Engineer – 24905

Basic Function:

  • Applies high level technical and specialized platform support skills and expertise to complex business systems projects and problems of particular difficulty and importance.
  • Conceive designs, implements platforms and sites to support business systems software.
  • Part of a team that supports a diverse set of critical applications using a wide variety of technologies for internal and external clients.

Essential Position Responsibilities:

  • Plays key role as an individual contributor on large and complex projects Plans, organizes, and coordinates, complex projects or phases of large projects by estimating work effort and resource needs
  • Participates in platform and system design efforts with others involved in the planning and development of programming and/or deploying business systems software
  • Works with vendors to understand system features and requirements, work with support resources to define and design infrastructure components or interactions toward implementing platforms to support business and technology roadmaps
  • Ensures that work is processed on schedule
  • Leverages automation and scripting to deploy and manage software systems and web sites. Strong scripting skills or experience with software development is a plus

Minimum Qualifications Required: 

  • 4 years of professional experience
  • 4 years of work experience in systems analysis, application development, or platform support Knowledge of configuration, administration and maintenance tasks for Windows, Linux servers Knowledge of setup, configuration, administration and maintenance tasks HTTP Services (IIS, HIS, Apache)
  • Knowledge of the technologies our platforms and services interact with - Networking, Active Directory, Firewall, Network Load Balancer, SAN, DNS, ESB, MQ Series, Mainframe, … Experience with system design for high availability multi-server multi-site environments
  • Strong troubleshooting abilities Strong organizational skills to support multiple platforms Strong oral and written communications skills and ability to work as a team required.
  • Ideal Qualifications Preferred: Experience deploying technologies in multiple environment tiers (development, test, certification, production, and DR) to support business partners and internal/external clients through all phases of the application development and deployment life cycle  Working knowledge of MS SQL
<![CDATA[Senior Software Engineer ]]> Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EST Required Qualifications:  Senior Software Engineer – 24871

This person will be working on integration of data - Oracle/ WebSphere is the primary skill

The manager would really like to see someone that can grow from a Tech to a Tech Lead.

Nice to have but not required: Actimize/ AML suite experience Java/ Python

Job Description:

  • THE OPPORTUNITY Provides designs, specifies information systems solutions and the highest level technical direction in the development of new or existing applications to solve basic to complex problems or enhancements. Acts as a principal application designer for critical components and major modifications effectively using analytical skills, technical skills, available technology and tools in the evaluation of client requirements and processes. Provides solutions that are technologically sound. Often directs and monitors the activities of junior staff.


  • Performs and oversees the most complex systems analysis, design and development efforts. Plays a key role as a leader and individual contributor on complex projects. Provides the highest level analytical consulting and leadership in identifying and implementing new uses of information technologies to assist the client areas and Bank in meeting their short-term business goals and long term strategic objectives. Must be able to direct and monitor junior resources, plus coordinate development tasks for any scope effort. Prepares and manages the technical component of project plans.
  • Confers with other development staff, operations staff and IT staff in overall systems development direction from technical analysis to user acceptance testing. Prepares and reviews test data and executes detailed test plans.
  • Performs any required debugging. Evaluates and understands highly complex interrelationships and effects among programs, interfacing applications and platforms. Prepares thorough, clear technical and functional specifications and updates systems documentation. Reviews documentation prepared by junior development staff. Prepares and reviews technical assessments to include required tasks, estimated time frames and effort for any scope project.
  • Maintains efficient operation and effectiveness of supported applications. Recommends new technology, policies or processes to benefit the organization and improve deficiencies.
  • Typically, will lead technical evaluations of vendor software. Performs other related duties or projects as required, which may include playing a lead role in due diligence, cost/benefit analysis or business study activities. Follows and promotes the use of development standards and procedures.
  • Maintains a high level of technical aptitude and expert working knowledge of the supporting application(s), development environments and the supported client environment. Assists in developing expense and capital budgets.