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Java Developer
Ref No.: 18-29746
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Start Date / End Date: 06/16/2018 to 12/15/2018
Job Title: Java Developer
Job ID: 18-29746
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Duration: 6 +Months
Job Vacancies: 1
Note: Only W2 (No Corp-to-Corp)
Primary Technical Skills: Java/J2EE, Web Server, Security, HTML, HTTP
Job Description
Client is seeking a well-rounded hands-on technologist that is experienced in building applications that support the Investment Management investment cycle with the main focus on portfolio management and research functions. The candidate will be part of the development team that works closely with the Front Office users and Technology vendors and develops end-to-end solutions to assist portfolio managers on their day-to-day portfolio construction and risk management needs, help traders to improve trade executions and work with researchers to back-test and run their alpha strategies.
  • Should able to lead/influence team of high performance developers and influence global decision from India. Should be strong individual contributor
  • Working closely with portfolio managers to develop portfolio construction/ optimization application.
  • Working closely with researchers to implement alpha model, risk models.
  • Designing and implementing the next generation of portfolio construction and portfolio analytics visualization tools.
Technical Qualifications
  • 8+ yrs. experience and recognized on Java/J2EE and related tools/frameworks (e.g. Spring, MyBatis etc.)
  • Solid experience with SQL server (or other RDBMS), data modeling, and performance tuning.
  • Strong architecture experience, familiar with backend service oriented architecture, micro services and cloud.
  • Python/ Matlab experience is strong positive.
  • Big data stack – Hadoop/Spark and knowledge of Machine Learning is plus
  • Business Knowledge and others:
  • Experience of working in financial services, in a front-office environment.
  • Very pro-active, delivery focus, strong experience on Agile programming.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Deep understanding of cross assess classes markets and institutional investment process.
  • Experience with market data feed/tools such as Reuters, Bloomberg, MarketQA, Factset.
  • Statistical background is a plus.
  • Portfolio Management background is a plus.
  • CFA, MBA, and/or Financial Engineering degree is a major plus.
Please apply on our company website ( with reference to job ID, or contact me at / 973.967.3367
Ruchi Harjai
Lead Recruiter
Artech Information Systems LLC
360 Mt. Kemble Avenue, Suite 2000 | Morristown, NJ 07960
Office: 973.967.3367| Fax: 973.998.2599
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