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Associate Appian Developer

About Us

The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) is the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization. Founded in 1973, OCC is dedicated to promoting stability and market integrity by delivering clearing and settlement services for options, futures and securities lending transactions. As a Systemically Important Financial Market Utility (SIFMU), OCC operates under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. OCC has more than 100 clearing members and provides central counterparty (CCP) clearing and settlement services to 19 exchanges and trading platforms. More information about OCC is available at www.theocc.com.

What We Offer

A highly collaborative and supportive environment developed to encourage work-life balance and employee wellness. Some of these components include:

A hybrid work environment, up to 3 days per week of remote work

Tuition Reimbursement to support your continued education

Student Loan Repayment Assistance

Technology Stipend allowing you to use the device of your choice to connect to our network while working remotely

Generous PTO and Parental leave

Competitive health benefits including medical, dental and vision

What You’ll Do

Responsible for design; development, testing and implementation of process-centric business process management solutions based on Appian, and other automation software. Work with users and analysts to gather requirements and deliver technical solutions. Prior development experience in Appian and knowledge of the platform is preferred. This role requires both interpersonal and development skills.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.

  • Identifying new process opportunities and accurately analyzing and estimating new processes, quickly assessing feasibility.
  • Analyzing, understanding and documenting the business processes in detail where required.
  • Designing process automation solutions in accordance with standard design principles and conventions.
  • Configuring new processes and objects using core workflow principles that are efficient, well structured, maintainable and easy to understand.
  • Creating and maintaining solution documentation.
  • Supporting existing processes and implementing change requirements as part of a structured change control process.
  • Problem solving issues that arise in day to day running of processes and providing timely responses and solutions as required.
  • Following Agile methodology for solution delivery.
  • Working and coordinating with all team members to address customer requests.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • N/A

Qualifications:

The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent knowledge of system implementations along with basic understanding of key concepts related to Software Development Life Cycle
  • Knowledge and ability to create technical solutions for process automations
  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies including Scrum
  • Experience in root cause analysis skills
  • Ability to apply analytical thinking to develop and test scripts for technical solutions
  • Ability to plan/manage/prioritize work to meet objectives of multiple or competing priorities/projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all levels of users and leadership

Technical Skills:

  • Appian development or another BPM/intelligent automation technology (preferred)
  • Software development (.NET, Java, Visual Basic, C#, etc.) (preferred)
  • Familiarity with HTML/CSS, JavaScript and UI/UX design (preferred)
  • Agile methodologies including Scrum (preferred)

Education and/or Experience:

  • Business or technology related bachelor’s degree
  • Software development (.NET, Java, Visual Basic, C#, etc.) (preferred)
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (preferred)
  • Process design and process improvement experience (preferred)

Certificates or Licenses:

  • N/A

Step 1
When you find a position you're interested in, click the 'Apply' button. Please complete the application and attach your resume.  

Step 2
You will receive an email notification to confirm that we've received your application.

Step 3
If you are called in for an interview, a representative from OCC will contact you to set up a date, time, and location. 

For more information about OCC, please click here.

OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Apply About OCC
  • REQ-2616
  • Chicago - 125 S Franklin
  • Full Time Regular
  • Posted: May 10, 2022

How to Apply

Step 1 - When you find a position you're interested in, click the 'Apply' button. Please complete the application and attach your resume.

Step 2 - You will receive an email notification to confirm that we've received your application.

Step 3 - If you are called in for an interview, a representative from OCC will contact you to set up a date, time, and location.

OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Numerous studies have shown that people from groups that are traditionally under-represented in financial services apply to jobs only if they believe they meet 100% of the requirements. We want to break down this mindset to further diversify our workforce.

We encourage you to review our open positions and apply if you think your experience may be a match, even if you do not meet all of the qualifications. Your perspective may be an element we need to continue building innovative solutions to support the markets and market participants we serve.

OCC is a globally recognized entity that clears a multitude of diverse and sophisticated products. We want to reflect this in the diversity of our workforce.

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