Chapter Leader - #242294
Date: 05/04/2021 17:01 PM
City: Pascoag, Rhode Island
Contract type: Full Time
Work schedule: Full Day
Fidelity's Workplace Investing (WI) Technology team designs, develops, implements, and supports WI’s suite of technology products on behalf of our customers. We are passionate about delivering innovative solutions that exceed our customer’s needs. We embrace diversity of thought and experience. Our team thrives with an unyielding dedication to innovation which promotes a culture of continuous improvement and significant product advancement. This is a fast-paced technology group that adopts modern technologies to build powerful tools and deliver an outstanding end user experience.
The Expertise We’re Looking For
Excellent leadership, communication, presentation, facilitation, and influencing skills
Demonstrated ability leading and developing technology associates
Proven experience leading cross functional development squads
Robust critical thinking and problem-solving skills coupled with a growth mentality and a desire to collaborate effectively with key business and technology partners across the company
Ability to work in an unstructured environment and to deal well with ambiguity
Experience working in an Agile software development framework
Bachelor's degree in MIS/Computer Science or related field
The Purpose of Your Role
The individual selected for this role will lead squads of analysts, developers, and scrum masters, and will serve as a trusted partner to our business groups. The position often entails coordinating and facilitating the efforts of several systems groups to deliver a seamlessly integrated solution to our customers. The successful candidate must have deep technology experience, with excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to facilitate complex issue resolution across multiple systems and business groups. The individual must possess strong consultative, listening, communications and analytical skills, be a problem solver with excellent judgment and strong initiative. Regular communication (both formal and informal) with Senior Management is required.
The Skills You Bring
You have great communication and influencing skills and can foster a fun, collaborative and energetic team environment
You create a culture where the team can achieve their best results by providing continuous coaching, real-time feedback and development opportunities.
You can see the “big picture” impact of small decisions made in the present and are able to influence and empower others to do the same
Your role requires you to understands organizational dynamics and lead confidently through others
The Value You Deliver
Lead a development team, (including hiring, performance assessments) and coach the team to their full potential
You will help champion and drive development standards to improve quality, efficiency, and consistency
Work with scrum masters and product owners to plan releases and coordinate development activities
Ability to collaborate with technology and business partners across Fidelity to provide strategic input into the long-term direction and roadmaps
Ability to learn quickly, be flexible, adapt and strive to excel in a fast paced, changing environment
Ability to be highly organized, very responsive, and committed to quality and high standards
How Your Work Impacts the Organization
Our goal within WI Technology is to build an experience that delights our customers, anticipates their needs, and matches services or solutions to support effective decision making. The Chapter Leader sets direction across the development teams through hands-on leadership. You will be responsible for leading the development and support of highly performant, resilient, and scalable applications.
At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive workplace where we respect and value our associates for their unique perspectives and experiences. Find your Fidelity at fidelitycareers.com.
Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.
We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.
Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Leave of Absence/Accommodation Team by sending an email to accommodations @fmr.com, or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 2.