Job #: 1775

Title: Java Developer

Region:

  • New York City, NY
  • Job Type:

  • Contract
  • Contract Pay Rate:
  • $50-75
    • Anywhere
    • Posted 9 months ago

    ​Team:
    Institutional Securities Technology (IST) group builds and supports a wide range of technology solutions for business functions.
    The team within IST is responsible for Hedge Fund Administration Services Technology.

    Position Description:

    We are looking for a passionate senior developer within the IT team.

    The roles involve:
    – Developing server-side components (using Java and related apis) components that meet the business requirements in an effective and efficient manner.
    – Debug/Develop stored procedures, queries on Sybase RDBMS.
    – Directly interface with business analysts in understanding the requirement and providing solutions.

    An ideal candidate will demonstrate excitement for technology and business. S/he will also be able to handle competing demands on time and manage his/her work to deadlines. Flexibility in outlook is essential. A lot of interaction with business users and global development teams in different time-zones is involved. This is an individual contributor role.

    Primary Skills Required:
    Software development skills – Core Java and database (preferably Sybase) exposure. Beginner level scripting skills.
    Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
    Strong computer science and data-structure fundamentals.
    Appreciation for design patterns/anti-patterns.
    Appreciation for team-work

    Secondary Skills Desired:
    Web development experience – preferably flex/html5 (angular.js)
    Webservice development – using REST over HTTP. Exposure to Jetty/Tomcat containers will be helpful.
    Exposure Agile development (especially Scrum/Kanban)
    Openness to learning new technologies.
    Investment banking and finance domain understanding.
    Has experience working in a global team.
    Would prefer if the candidate has participated on a project that involved automating a business workflow process end-end on a software project.

    Education: Master’s/ Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
    Experience Range: 8+ ​

     

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