The Clearing House (TCH) is a payments company transacting nearly $2 trillion (USD) in digital payments every day. As the operator of core payment systems for the US, TCH is modernizing our technology by launching a new, ubiquitous, real-time payment system. The RTP® network enables innovation for financial institutions of all sizes to offer enhanced digital payment services for corporate and retail consumers. As part of our modernization efforts, we are evaluating new technology platforms for innovation while ensuring the safety and soundness of the US financial system. Balancing resiliency and reliability with innovation is a key goal for our technology team.
We are currently seeking talented, self-motivated individuals to join our technology development team in either our downtown-NYC or our Winston-Salem, NC facilities. This individual will be trained in our mainframe technologies (ALGOL, COBOL) while also leveraging newer technologies (Java, Spring, etc.) to modernize our payment systems and applications. As a key member of our development team, this role will help bridge the reliability of legacy platforms with the innovation in our distributed systems. Individual(s) selected for this role will be in the unique position to understand and appreciate the strengths of the legacy payment systems while introducing new capabilities in this fast-moving industry.
The responsibilities of this dynamic position include the development of new functionality, maintenance and testing of these key applications. Team members will employ a variety of legacy and modern programming languages to enhance application functionality, working within the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process alongside various Project Management and Business Groups. As a first step, the candidate will receive in-depth training in the legacy mainframe environment. The candidate will work on development efforts of gradually increasing scope using standard programming practices, concepts and principles.