Sr. Specialist, Java Back-End Developer
Job title: Sr. Specialist, Java Back-End Developer
Job description: Leading Financial Services Company Asset Servicing provides global solutions tailored to meet our clients’ unique needs to help enhance the management, administration and oversight of their entire investment process and deliver the tools they need to expand their ability to process, monitor and measure investment data from around the world.
This position is part of an Asset Servicing to grow our Custody technology. This investment will position Custody to initiate a target state architecture that supports all elements of Custody by building modern distributed applications over our existing technologies.
Consults with internal business groups to provide high-level application software development services or technical support for backed features and components. Scaling the backend architecture and codebase to support growth. Provides comprehensive senior-level technical consulting to IT management and senior technical staffs. Evaluates compliance with the organizations technology standards. Programming well-designed, testable, efficient code. Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites. Develop flowcharts, layouts and documentation to satisfy requirements and solutions. Maintain software functionality and currency (technical debt and gain). Actively participate in code reviews. Integrate software components into a fully functional software system. Apply security and privacy principles. Works with internal business groups on implementation opportunities, challenges, and requirements of various applications. Analyzes information and provides recommendations to address and resolve business issues for a specific business group. Guides and consults with IT management and technical staffs regarding use of emerging technologies and associated services. Participates in defining corporate implementation and integration strategies of new technologies. Active learning engagement. Complete all required mandatory training / policy awareness curricula on time. Use learning tools such as Pluralsight to complete both recommended and aspirational targets set in personal development plans. Stays abreast of emerging technologies. Advocates for innovative, creative technology solutions. Mentors junior level engineers. Prior experience with using a specific application development toolkit and knowledge of a backend development language required (i.e. Java) S/he must have knowledge about the functions and features of modern and traditional structured methods for developing applications. Communications and organization skills; team work skills ; possess strong interpersonal skills to support mentoring.
Required skills and experience:
Bachelors degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required
7 to 9 years of experience in software development required. Deep understanding of full software development life cycle (SDLC).
Experience with complex system integration projects.
Proficient with Java, Spring, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, J2EE Design Patterns, RESTful webservices
Strong Knowledge of SQL, JDBC, Unix commands
Hands-on Database experience in relational (Oracle/DB2) and No-SQL (MongoDB)
Hands-on experience in caching frameworks – Redis / Hazelcast
Hands-on experience on working / deploying application on Cloud
Hands-on experience in code testing tools like Junit / Mockito / Cucumber
Deployment Acquaintance in Apache Tomcat
Expertise in Test driven development (Junit, JMeter), Continuous Integration (Jenkins), Build tool (Maven) and Version Control (Git), Development tools (Eclipse, IntelliJ)
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), ability to work in a team environment.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to work well independently.
Experience working with business analysts, database administrators, project managers and technical architects in multiple geographical areas.
Knowledge on SWIFT message types is a plus.
Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
Location: New York City, NY
Job date: Fri, 12 Mar 2021 23:51:27 GMT
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