Senior Software Application Developer (Remote)
Who we are
Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing (SMS) is one of America’s top-five non-bank mortgage-servicing companies. What is mortgage servicing? Our clients are businesses that own mortgage loans (such as banks and real estate investment firms). On their behalf, we manage (or "service") their loan portfolios, which means that we collect homeowners’ mortgage payments, pay their tax and insurance bills, and help homeowners in default to get current.
Do you enjoy providing excellent service and building strong internal relationships? We need energetic senior application development professionals to join our Application Development team. If selected, you’ll work from the comfort of your own home, building and supporting a variety of applications as part of an expanding application development team for a rapidly growing company. We need someone who enjoys sharing their knowledge and watching junior team members grow and flourish. We’re looking for friendly, outgoing, well-spoken people who are service-minded, competent, reliable, and flexible.
Duties & responsibilities
The successful candidate will:
Design, model, construct and maintain custom and existing applications using a variety of tools and coding languages.
Performs a variety of complicated coding related tasks.
Direct the output of and work collaboratively within a project team.
Follow and improve Shellpoint Mortgage enterprise best practices and coding standards.
Create and maintain necessary technical documentation for project design, technical specification, and implementation plan.
Conduct and share research on emerging application development products and processes to enable and support constant improvement.
Achieve and/or support company performance goals.
Take part in continuous training in company policies/procedures and industry regulations.
Other tasks or responsibilities as assigned by management.
Skills & abilities
The successful candidate needs:
The ability to work from home is a must.
A positive attitude, with an eagerness to solve problems.
Excellent reasoning and research skills; the ability to see the "big picture" and manage the details.
A strong work ethic, high integrity, and well-organized mindset.
Strong understanding of relational databases, distributed architecture, and Internet/Intranet concepts
Expert in software development.
Demonstrates experience in a variety of the field's concepts and practices .
Fully understands software development lifecycle and experience with a variety approaches to software development.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment and leading development teams.
Ability to conduct research into development issues, standards and products as required.
Ability to present ideas and designs to variety of audiences.
Good communication skills with a strong customer support orientation.
Excellent problem-solving skills.
Desire to develop in an agile environment.
Experience with agile methodologies a plus
Experience with the following languages and using below concepts:
MS SQL Server
Relational Table Design
Transact SQL Language
Triggers and Stored Procedures
Experience developing services
MS SQL Server 2016 or higher a plus
Working knowledge of MS Enterprise Library and CAB a plus
Experience with JIRA as a project lifecycle management, development and defect tracking tool.
Knowledge of Finastra Fusion Servicing Director a plus
Education & experience
Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area or 10+ years' experience in the field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Dedicated and separate high-speed Internet.
Secure home office free of background noise and other distractions.
Opportunity to work from home.
PTO (paid time off).
Medical, dental, vision, life, and pet insurance.
Short- and long-term disability insurance.
Adoption- and tuition-assistance programs.
401k matching program.
Physical Demands/Work Environment/Disclaimer
Must be able to remain in a stationary position for long periods of time. Must be able to effectively access/operate and interpret information on computer screens, documents, and reports. May require off hour contact with offshore resources for work direction and mentoring. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. Up to 10% travel to other company locations for projects, training, etc. may be needed periodically.
* 15 Paid Time Off (PTO) days and 18 after 1st anniversary!
* 8 Paid Holidays
* Employee Engagement Activities
* Medical (including Health Savings Account & Flexible Savings Account)
* Dental - RX - Vision - Life, Disability Insurance - 401(k) Plan with company match! - Employee Assistance Plan
* Tuition-Assistance Programs
* Performance-based Incentives
* Pet Insurance
* Advancement Opportunities
* Our Corporate Social Responsibility program, Newrez NOW, empowers employees to become leaders in their communities through a robust program that includes volunteering, philanthropy, nonprofit grants, and more
* 1 Volunteer Time Off (VTO) day, company-paid volunteer day where all eligible employees may participate in a volunteer event with a nonprofit of their choice
* Employee Matching Gifts Program: We will match monetary employee donations to eligible non-profit organizations, dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000 per employee
* Newrez Grants Program: Newrez hosts a giving portal where we provide employees an abundance of resources to search for an opportunity to donate their time or monetary contributions
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.