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Java Developer

  • Location: Jersey City, New Jersey, 07310
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Terrific 8+ month contract opportunity in for a strong Java Developer. Will join a highly visible business facing Managed Investments, Trading and Investments Lab team for the development and support of multiple critical Business applications. Will get to work closely with Portfolio managers, Traders and Quants in the in-house investment management group. 

Responsibilities:
•    Provide L3 support to the business from a development perspective.
•    Knowledge of Charles River IMS platform (v18R1 and up).
•    Proactive offering timely & creative solutions, developing, testing, and implementing these solutions.
•    Contribute to the development of the next-gen Investments Tech landscape for the competitive advantage.
•    Enhance the current suite of Analytical applications with product recommendation engine and asset allocation optimization.
•    Interact with the Testers, development team and other stakeholders to provide coordination for all special (post-production validation, etc.) testing activities.

Qualifications:
•    Strong Java/Scala, J2EE SOA, Spring framework, MyBatis/Hibernate and Linux experience.
•    Strongly prefer experience with Charles River IMS v18R1 and higher (technical implementation/upgrade/maintenance).
•    Prefer knowledge of MATLAB, R, and/or Python.
•    Messaging and caching technologies (GemFire, Kafka, Solr).
•    AKKA toolkit, Microservices, Apache Spark.
•    Web UI technologies including HTML5, Angular-JS.
•    WebSphere Application Server (clustering).
•    Database Programming (Oracle and MSSQL).
•    Continuous integration.
•    Experience in Financial industry (Fixed Income, FX, equities, Structured notes).
•    Strong communication skills.

If this is a perfect fit, Apply now!