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Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-02329
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 140,000.00 - 150,000.00 /Year
Financial Services Client
Full Time - Downtown NYC
$140K-$150K base

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Partner with the other members of the Agile project team to provide software solution and technical support to meet business function needs.
  • Provide support to and work collaboratively with the business product owner and other members of the Agile team.
  • Work with business product owners directly to review business requirements, deliver business functionality as prioritized by the product owner, participate in the estimation process, and follow Agile/Scrum practices relating to software delivery. 
  • Contribute to all aspects of the product development including daily Scrum meetings, Sprint and Product Backlog reviews, and solution development. 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience.
  • Four to six (4-6) years of experience in software development is required.
  • Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
  • Knowledge of the Agile methodology for Software Development (prefer Scrum) is a plus.
  • Deep understanding of the software development life cycle.
  • Experience with complex system integration projects.
  • Experience working with business analysts, project managers and technical architects in multiple geographical areas.
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent problem solver and self-starter.
  • Able to articulate complex solutions through technical discussions.
  • Can work collaboratively to perform complex troubleshooting, root-cause analyses, and solution development.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), ability to work in a team environment.
Technical Skills:              
  • Agile / Scrum
  • Test-driven development: Junit, FitNesse
  • Java 8
  • J2EE / Tomcat
  • Spring: MVC, REST, Data, Boot
  • JMS / MQ
  • Maven
  • Git
  • Jenkins
  • Confluence / Jira Agile Tools