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Chapter Leader - Student Debt

Company: Fidelity Investments
Location: Durham
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description:The RoleThe 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 leadership 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.Fidelity's Emerging Business unit takes on some of America's most pressing personal finance issues head on! One challenge we are addressing is helping people tackle their student debt. We are working with employers to develop new, innovative solutions that help their employees to better understand, avoid, and paydown student debt. As a part of Fidelity's Student Debt Team, you will be positioned to blaze a new trail in this new market for employer benefits. Our Student Debt Technology team designs, develops, implements, and supports WI's suite of applications for our Student Debt Benefit. 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. You will be working directly with our innovative product partners to build technology solutions that will help to aggressively grow market share of our best-in-class Student Debt Benefit as well as developing and mentoring technology associates to simply be the best they can be.The Expertise and Skills You Bring

  • Excellent leadership, communication, presentation, facilitation, and influencing skills
  • 10+ Years of 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 change as our Emerging Business grows
  • Experience working in an Agile software development framework
  • Bachelor's degree in MIS/Computer Science or related field
  • 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 othersThe 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 standardsCertifications:Company OverviewFidelity Investments is a privately held company with a mission -to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. -We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients' money.Join UsAt Fidelity, you'll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples' lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a -, we have been recognized by our employees as a Best Place to Work in 2022. And you don't need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity-we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you've always imagined.At Fidelity, our goal is for most people to work flexibly in a way that balances both personal and business needs with time onsite and offsite through what we're calling "."We invite you to -Find Your Fidelity -at -.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 Accommodation Team by sending an email to -, or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 3. We welcome those with experience in jobs such as Software Developer, Computer Technician, and Computer User Support Specialist and others in the Computers and Technology to apply.

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