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Senior Java Developer

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

Posted 7 months ago

Grow your career as a Senior Java Developer with an innovative global bank in Jersey City, NJ. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to work onsite 2-3 days per week. Will be required to work with the Business Users to understand the objective of the team in the area of Bank Account Opening Workflow and identify the best way to implement the solution. Will also need to design, develop and test Java/JEE/UI modules development in the team’s area.
  • Participate and contribute in design, architectural solutions.
  • Experience with source code management tools such as SVN, Bitbucket.
  • Critically evaluate the current processing and recommend process efficiencies/enhancements.
  • Work closely with Technology Partners to ensure the business requirements are met by the development.
  • Liaise with business users to understand requirements.
  • Document business requirements.
  • Work with Technology teams to implement the reconciliation.
  • Define testing strategy.
  • Manage user acceptance testing.
  • Post implementation support.
Project Management and Reporting
  • Weekly review calls to manage status with all involved to ensure progress.
  • Maintain issues list, action items and follow up with people to ensure timely task completion.
  • Provide inputs to the bi-weekly steering committee reporting for project status update, financials and appropriate escalations.
  • Bachelor’s degree is required.
  • Experience in designing and developing Java/J2EE-based web applications with good skills in JavaScript for development of Risk and Finance dashboard application that provides sensitive data to senior management. Application involves business process workflow and analytical data, web frontend development using JavaScript.
  • 5-7 years of software development experience in Java with expert level skill set in Core Java, Spring, Web Services and J2EE.
  • 5-7 year of experience in implementing enterprise level Java Development projects – at least two end to end cycles using a stack of related technologies. Banking operations professional with knowledge of trade processing flows through regulatory impacts of operational processing.
  • Able to design, review and suggest improvements, guide junior team members and deliver in an Agile environment.
  • Expert level knowledge of Java, J2EE, Spring, Spring Batch, RESTful Web services, design patterns and databases.
  • Strong computer science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, databases and operating systems.
  • Experience developing high-performance multi-threaded applications.
  • Proficiency in JavaScript, HTML5, AJAX, JSON.
  • Experience in Big Data Technologies like Hadoop, Elastic Search, Mongo, Spark, Hive is a plus.
  • Thorough understanding of server-side integration, Restful, Spring MVC, web services.
  • Good knowledge of design patterns and providing solutions to complex design issues, identify and fix code issues.
  • Good skills in web servers such as WebSphere, WASND.
  • AngularJS, CSS, HTML5, AJAX, JSON, Spring MVC, JavaScript based web application, JavaScript, HTML5, AJAX, JSON, AngularJS, RESTful Web services, design patterns and databases.
  • Strong technical skills focused on data analysis. Experience with mainstream data analysis tools (Excel, Access, etc.).
  • Experience in MEAN stack development a major plus.
  • Strong business analytical skills.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

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

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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