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Thrivent Financial Application Engineer, Investments in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Summary

  • Do you like to leverage a variety of technologies and use an agile mindset to build great solutions? - Do you appreciate collaborating with other engineers to solve for business needs?Join Thrivent, a Fortune 500 not-for-profit membership organization with a mission to help others use money wisely to live generously!Work on a dedicated Scrum team within our Investment Systems. This elite, highly collaborative team seeks an early career team member. Financial Services knowledge is a plus. Desire to learn and grow is a must!

Job Description

Position Roles/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Provide engineering support for Asset Management and Investment Accounting applications, proprietary and vendor, including:

  • New software development and enhancements to existing applications

  • Maintenance, upgrades and other software support activities

  • Research new tools and design new techniques

  • Design and develop application components using a variety of technologies which include Java, HTML, Informatica, Tableau, R, VBA, Markit EDM, scripting, and others.

  • Integrate and manage data in SQL Server and DB2 environments using data management tools and techniques

  • Work collaboratively on a cross-functional team with application engineers, business analysts and business system analysts

  • Ensure applications meet high quality standards

  • Be available for 24x7 team rotational support for production systems

    Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS, Computer Science, Mathematics or Finance

  • Technical experience of 2 - 5 years in an application support role coding in Java with an established ability to execute on one or more of the following:

  • ETL development including Informatica PowerCenter

  • Data integration with SQL Server, DB2 and tools such as Markit EDM

  • Vendor package implementations and integrations

  • Troubleshooting and core application maintenance

  • Use of collaborative techniques in the framework of Scrum to optimize the work of the team

  • Track record of learning and growing in unfamiliar technologies

  • Interest in Asset Management/Investments including invested asset types and securities markets

  • Familiarity with Investment trading tools and accounting platforms a plus.

You don’t need to be Christian to join our team. You do need the passion to guide our members on their Wise With Money Journey, equipping them to live more content, confident and generous lives. Thrivent strives to provide an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, sex, genetic information, or any status or condition protected by applicable state or federal laws. This policy applies to all employees and job applicants

Thrivent is a not-for-profit, membership-owned, financial services organization that guides Christians on their Wise With Money Journey. As a mission-driven, membership-owned organization, we offer our more than 2 million members and customers a broad range of financial products, services and guidance to help them live a life of contentment, confidence and generosity. Thrivent and our family of businesses offer insurance, investments, banking and advice over the phone and online, as well as through financial professionals and independent agents nationwide. For more than a century, Thrivent has helped Christians make wise money choices that reflect their values while offering them opportunities to demonstrate their generosity where they live, work and worship.

Thrivent fosters a diverse workforce to serve our diverse membership, reflecting a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. If you’re intrigued about our work and the possibility of becoming part of it, we invite you to visit Thrivent.com to learn more. You won’t just build a career; you’ll be part of an organization focused on growing, innovating, and serving.

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