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Big Data Developer

  • Location: Summit, 07901-1444
  • Salary: 69.25
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Senior Specialty Software Engineer
Location: Summit, NJ; Dallas, TX
Term: 9 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Drives and participates in design, development, and implementation of large and complex application, owning your solution through implementation.
  • Works closely with developers and testers to ensure requirements and functional designs are translated accurately into working technical designs, and that test plans and scripts meet customer needs.
  • Works with developers and business partners to understand application defects, performance problems, and data anomalies.
  • Creates a roadmap for implementation of various data preparation activities for model team and troubleshoots data questions.
  • Drives requirements and design discussions in both Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Lead or participate in complex initiatives on selected domains.
  • Assure quality, security and compliance for supported systems and applications.
  • Serve as a technical resource in finding software solutions.
  • Review and evaluate user needs and determine requirements.
  • Provide technical support, advice, and consultation with the issues relating to supported applications.
  • Create test data and conduct interfaces and unit tests.
  • Design, code, test, debug and document programs using Agile development practices.
  • Understand and participate to ensure compliance and risk management requirements for supported area are met and work with other stakeholders to implement key risk initiatives.
  • Conduct research and resolve problems in relation to processes and recommend solutions and process improvements.
  • Assist other individuals in advanced software development.
  • Collaborate and consult with peers, colleagues and managers to resolve issues and achieve goals.


Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 7+ years of software engineering experience
  • 6+ years of experience in application & data architecture and solution design
  • 4+ years of experience delivering ETL, data warehouse and data analytics capabilities on big-data architecture such as Hadoop
  • 2+ years of experience with Big Data or Hadoop tools such as Spark, Hive, Kafka and Map
  • 4+ years of Specialty Software Engineering experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education.

Desired Qualifications:
  • An industry-standard technology certification
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in science or technology
  • Agile experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a quantitative development team about models and integration strategies
  • Ability to gather, analyze, and interpret large datasets
  • Advanced Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook) skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of risk management or quantitative modeling
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • 5+ years of data modeling experience
  • Experience with design, implementation and governance with Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing or Machine Learning Architecture
  • 3+ years of securities industry experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of risk management, in financial services
  • Experience with risk technology solution design
  • 2+ years of cloud computing experience, preferably with GCP

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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