AVP , Technology (AWS Lead)
Company: LPL Financial
Posted on: November 12, 2021
Are you a team player? Are you curious to learn? Are you
interested in working in meaningful projects? Do you want to work
with cutting-edge technology? Are you interested in being part of a
team that is working to transform and do things differently? If so,
LPL Financial is the place for you!
LPL Financial (Nasdaq: LPLA) was founded on the principle that the
firm should work for the advisor, and not the other way around.
Today, LPL is a leader* in the markets we serve, supporting more
than 19,000 financial advisors, 800 institution-based investment
programs and 450 independent RIA firms nationwide. We are steadfast
in our commitment to the advisor-centered model and the belief that
Americans deserve access to objective guidance from a financial
advisor. At LPL, independence means that advisors have the freedom
they deserve to choose the business model, services, and technology
resources that allow them to run their perfect practice. And they
have the freedom to manage their client relationships, because they
know their clients best. Simply put, we take care of our advisors,
so they can take care of their clients.
At LPL Financial we consider it our mission to take care of our
advisors so they can take care of their client. - Joining as a AVP
Technology, Advisory Flexibility team, which is within the
Technology business unit, you will be responsible for planning,
directing projects to help design, build and maintain the
sustainable, scalable capabilities that support delivery of the
highest standards of software products, processes.
Oversee and participate in activities which drive the design and
development of high-volume, low-latency applications for
mission-critical systems, delivering high-availability and
Work with Product Owners and Product Managers to translate business
problem statements into technical solutions, then help to plan
Sprints that deliver quality demonstrations.
Assist in technical assessment of risks and issues, and document
Coordinate solution design with leaders from Architecture, Data,
Infrastructure, and Business to optimize speed to market and
achieve prioritized business outcomes.
Once production build commences, coach the team in developing
appropriate technical documentation in accordance with SDLC
Communicate with technical and non-technical groups on a regular
basis as part of product support
What are we looking for?
We want strong collaborators who can deliver a world-class client
experience . We are looking for people who thrive in a fast-paced
environment, are client-focused, team oriented , and are able to
execute in a way that encourages creativity and continuous
4+ Years of development tech/team leadership experience
15+ Years of experience working with C# and related Microsoft tech
Experience in designing and building distributed and disconnected
Knowledge in designing backend systems using micro services.
Hands-on knowledge on working with relational and non-relational
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent Communication and Coaching skills with demonstrated
capacity to build consensus and empower developers to achieve
Capable of effectively planning, prioritizing and executing tasks
utilizing resources and tools
Hands on experience building system with Amazon Web Services
Hands on experience using Docker and Kubernetes.
Hands on experience using Kafka.
Experience working with Azure DevOps and GIT.
Using search, index, and Distribute Caching tools such as Coherence
and Apache Solr.
At LPL, we believe that objective financial guidance is a
fundamental need for everyone. As the nation 's leading independent
broker-dealer, we offer an integrated platform of proprietary
technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services. We provide
you with a work environment that encourages your creativity and
growth, a leadership team that is supportive and responsive, and
the opportunity to create a career that has no limits, only amazing
We are - one team on one mission. We take care of our advisors, so
they can take care of their clients.
Because our company is not too big and not too small, you can seize
the opportunity to make a real impact. We are committed to
supporting workplace equality, and we embrace the different
perspectives and backgrounds of our employees. We also care for our
communities, and we encourage our employees to do the same. This
creates an environment in which you can do your best work.
Want to hear from our employees on what it 's like to work at LPL?
- Watch this !
We take social responsibility seriously. Learn more here
Want to see info on our benefits? - Learn more here
Join the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life 's
aspirations into financial realities. Please log in or create an
account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE.
Information on Interviews:
LPL will only communicate with a job applicant directly from an @lp
lfinancial.com email address and will never conduct an interview
online or in a chatroom forum. - During an interview, LPL will not
request any form of payment from the applicant, or information
regarding an applicant 's bank or credit card. - Should you have
any questions regarding the application process, please contact LPL
's Human Resources Solutions Center at (800) 877-7210.
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