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Java Developer, Sales Technology (Financial Services)
Ref No.: 16-02640
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 07/19/2016
Position Description
The Sales Technology team drives development & maintenance of Sales & Distribution technology platform. The team is responsible for defining technology strategy in-line with business goals and providing solutions in a very dynamic environment. Sales Platform is a distributed system with several integrated components, providing customized CRM functionality, data/process integration with firm-systems, business intelligence through Reporting & Analytics and data-driven Marketing & Lead Generation.

This position focuses on all stages of SDLC starting from analyzing the Requirements, Designing, Coding, Testing and Deployment of the Sales Platform components. Candidate will be expected to be very hands-on and pick-up domain knowledge. We focus on solving the problem and not to be tied down by technology choices - it is extremely important that you are open to learn & work with technologies that are new to you.

Strong interpersonal skills and team spirit is required in addition to proficiency in verbal and written business communications. This job demands strong work ethic and ability to handle multiple priorities. As part of the team, you will be responsible for maintaining and growing a body of knowledge that is accessible to all team members. We support what we build - you will be responsible for post-production support on a rotation basis. It is very important that candidate is self-motivated and can run independently with minimal supervision.

Required Skills
We are looking for a passionate technologist who's ready to learn & experiment with a wide range of technologies. Ideal candidate will have:
  • Strong problem solving skills with ability to analyze and understand data.
  • Strong programming fundamentals.
  • Extensive hands-on experience with SQL.
  • Hands-on experience with either Java or C#. Should be able to demonstrate clear understanding of OOPs in practice.
  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux, shell-scripting, excel.
  • Salesforce SalesCloud hands-on experience is highly desired. If not, should be ready to learn & work on Salesforce.
  • Experience with Analytics, Statistics or Visualization technologies will be an added plus.
  • Ability to forge strong relationships and coordinate effectively with multiple parties.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
  • Detail oriented and organized.
  • Experience working in a virtual or global team.
  • Self-starter and ability to multi task with a -can do- attitude.