Senior Software Engineer - Database
Alternate Location(s): Philadelphia PA - 401 North Broad Street
Area and Site: Philadelphia-PA San Ramon-CA




We are responsible for Sungard’s customer portal, where we deliver best of breed web applications allowing our customers to monitor, and manage, their services. The web applications are designed to provide rich data visualization around monitoring data, customer information, asset data, and other critical resources that customers use to manage their business. We are looking for a passionate and self-motivated Software Engineer who has hands-on experience in Database development, and a flare in generating custom reporting. You are at core an extraordinary software engineer with a flair for designing and solving problems in the enterprise space.

About You:

  • You will help build new customer reporting features, and internal tools to provide data to our internal business systems.
  • You will be required to work with senior management, product management and engineering for complete ownership of delivering features assigned.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Derive data from hybrid systems to create complex reports for customers, internal business tools, senior management.
  • Write test-driven, maintainable code and follow industry standard and development best practices.
  • Gather requirements and create technical specifications as needed.
  • Implement new features and maintain existing features of production pipeline.
  • Provide engineering support (when necessary) to our technical operations staff


  • A Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science; or equivalent experience


  • A minimum of 6-8 years of related experience

Requirements/Desired Skills:

  • Strong experience with SQL and/or NoSQL databases to fetch complex data
  • Hands on experience with scripting technologies like Python/ Ruby/ Node
  • Desired to have work-experience with MySQL, or Oracle databases
  • Ability to design database schemas, and optimize queries
  • Experience with OBR or other similar reporting tools is strongly desired
  • Knowledge of web technologies preferred
  • Knowledge in virtualization and cloud would be added advantage – VmWare, AWS.
  • Experience working with version control systems VCS/SCM (Git preferred)
  • Willingness to accommodate a wide variety of tasks and duties, flexibility to work requirements
  • Sungard Availability Services offers a high growth environment with excellent compensation and immediate eligibility for our 401(k), health/dental insurance, educational assistance, and more.   Sungard AS is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
  • Ability to meet the physical demands of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the background investigation and pre-employment drug screen.

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