• IT Software Developer

    Job Locations US-Manassas
    Job ID
    IT: Development & Programing
  • Company & department description

    About SWIFT

    SWIFT is world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services. Our messaging platform, products and services connect more than 11,000 institutions. We enable our global community of users to communicate securely, exchanging standardized financial messages in a reliable way, thereby facilitating global and local financial flows, and supporting trade and commerce all around the world.




    global offices





    Your responsibilities will be to - Design, develop, integrate third party components, test, install and support programs/systems;

    • Develop and maintain technical documentation and prepare and give presentations to customers on systems. Where appropriate, write system documentation and operating procedures;
    • Analyze detailed system factors: input/output requirements, information flow, hardware/software requirements, kernel settings, etc…;

    • Participate in the definition and implementation of software components;

    • Prepare operating procedures;
    • Collaborate with colleagues as a team to develop high quality products for customers;

    • Support the delivered software and become part of a 'Center of Expertise' problem solving team



    • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or other technical degree.
    • Equivalent work experience considered.

    Technical skills:

    Seeking a candidate with strong programming skills using any of the following: Java, C, C++, PL, PLSQL and have exposure to Unix environments (Linux, Unix, red hat ect).


    The candidate should have had relevant exposure to the development of highly scalable, resilient and secure software.


    Experience in any of the below skills is desirable:

    • OO programming techniques, Design Patterns, C++ techniques (memory management, multi-processing, multithreading, clustering), shell scripting (Korn-shell, PERL, TCL), static and dynamic libraries
    • C/C++ compilers, linkers, debuggers, profilers. - Java knowledge is an asset. - Exposure to various OS platforms: Windows, UNIX (Oracle Solaris, AIX, HPUX), Linux (RedHat), common development on multi-platform and VM environment. IPC and kernel settings management.

    • Network protocols: TCP/IP, SSL/TLS, HTTP/S, UDP, SNMP. - Communication middleware: Web technologies (Web Services, SOAP), IBM WebSphere MQ is an asset

    •  XML, parsing methods, XML schema, XSLT, XPath. - Database technologies (Oracle).
    •  Security technologies: PKI, HMAC, AES, digest algorithms, SSL, hardware tokens, HSM.
    •  Software development environments and tools: Configuration Management (ClearCase), Integrated Development Environment (Visual Studio or Eclipse), Change Management.

    • Familiarity with development and integration using SWIFT Interfaces products for SWIFTNet InterAct, FileAct, FIN and SWIFTNet Browse is a strong asset.


     Soft skills

    • Adaptability and responsiveness to change
    • Take accountability for delivering results

    • Strong communication skills (both written and oral)

    • Planning and organizing
    • Quality orientation
    • Team orientation

    What we offer

    SWIFT Manassas is one of two offices in the Virginia area, located a short drive from Washington DC. Over 200 employees enjoy a busy social calendar with events throughout the year, as well as being heavily involved in charitable work, with partners such as United Way, Toys for Tots and more.


    We offer:

    •Competitive salary and bonus with exceptional benefits /100% company paid Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

    •401(k) matching

    •Excellent training and career development opportunities

    •Career Advancement

    •4 weeks paid vacation & 12 Public Holidays

    •Friendly, professional, stable working environment where one can grow in their career

    •Company Functions & Community Outreach Programs


    SWIFT is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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