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TIAA Lead Application Developer - Platform Development in SAN FRANCISCO, California


Nuveen is the investment management arm of TIAA. It is one of the largest global asset managers with specialist knowledge across a wide array of asset classes, including fixed income, equities and alternatives. Nuveen is driven not only by the independent investment processes across the firm, but also the insights, risk management, analytics and other tools and resources a truly world-class platform provides. As a global asset manager, our mission is to work in partnership with our clients to create outcome-focused solutions to help them secure their financial future. For more information about the firm please visit our website at


Nuveen is seeking a Lead Application Developer for their platform development and support team. This role will lead the development of new shared technology capabilities across the organization in our hybrid cloud environment while assisting with the support, maintenance, and roadmaps strategy of existing capabilities.


  • Assist architecture team with new platform evaluations

  • Lead setup and implementation of new platforms and manage coordination with required teams to enable execution

  • Lead maintenance activities for existing platforms including disaster recovery testing, platform version upgrades, and security treatment plan tracking and management

  • Manage tasks using agile tools and methodologies

  • Assist in the development of application roadmaps for core platforms

  • Automate core processes to streamline platform usage



  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in an Information Technology role

  • Minimum of 3 years developing and maintaining platforms


  • Experience developing and supporting core technologies including API platforms, Managed File Transfer, Batch Scheduling, Messaging Platforms, and Data Integration Tools

  • Experience developing containerized solutions leveraging Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience with automated deployment methodologies

  • AWS cloud certification at the associate or professional level.

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Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 1721825

Company: Nuveen

Post Date: Oct 18, 2019