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Senior Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-05416
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 170,000.00 - 185,000.00 /Year
Senior Java Developer
Downtown NYC
Full Time
$170K-$185K base + bonus

We have a requirement for a Senior Developer with experience in pricing and reference data systems for Corporate and Sovereign Fixed Income securities. The candidate should demonstrate a combination of technology skills and domain knowledge in Fixed Income. 

Key Responsibilities:
The chosen candidate will join the Corporate Evaluation development team. The systems support global evaluations of Treasuries, Agencies, Corporates, Money Markets, Convertibles and Bank Loans. The candidate will take part in large-scale development projects to re-build and maintain our pricing systems on a next generation (Event Sourcing) computing platform.
The candidate will be analyzing and documenting user requirements, proposing system design, presenting and evaluating implementation options through the use of design diagrams and wireframes. The candidate will be working closely with Product Management & Evaluator stakeholders to implement and maintain pricing and evaluation models.  The candidate should be detail-oriented, embrace development best practices, and communicate effectively with Development, QA, End User, and Project Management partners.
The working environment is fast-paced, high demand, and closely integrated with business stakeholders. The candidate should be a self-motivated quick learner who thrives on tackling new and varied challenges.

Job Specifications - Technical
  • 8+ years of development experience with Java
  • Rock-solid on Object Oriented fundamentals
  • Rock-solid on writing high performance software leveraging knowledge of advanced data structures where appropriate
  • Proficient in Unix & shell
  • Strong experience with design-for-testability and unit-tests
  • Experience with relational databases
  • Understanding and dedication to software development best practices
  • Swing and Kafka experience preferable
  • Knowledge of emerging Big Data strategies preferable
  • Experience in event-driven architectures preferable