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Lead Java Developer

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

Posted about 1 month ago

Long term contract opportunity in Jersey City, NJ for a Solutions Architect. Will take ownership of key projects and components and will be responsible for all phases of the SDLC including analysis and design, development, testing and deployment. Will be responsible for providing technical guidance to junior developers, including overseeing their deliverables, providing architectural guidance, enforcing the company’s best practices, and conducting code reviews. Will work with a global and diverse team of peers as well as liaise closely with Business Analyst, Production Support, and Infrastructure teams.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Develop and deliver assigned development projects within agreed schedule, quality and scope expectations.
  • Participate in all stages of the SDLC within an Agile Scrum environment.
  • Interact with senior management to define and drive architectural direction.
  • Interact with PMO and translate reported problems/issues into JIRA items to implement.
  • Enhance/re-architect existing components to satisfy new performance and scalability requirements.
  • Provide level 3 (escalation) support for the application.
  • Ensure all components in the platform are fully compliant with company’s technology standards.
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding the company, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Electronics) and/or Computer Science.
  • 4+ years of application development experience.
  • Solid understanding of application infrastructures, including hardware, storage, network, databases, disaster recovery.
  • Strong grasp of algorithms and data structures and how to best apply them to build optimal software solutions.
  • Understanding of Metadata, its applications and management.
  • Logical thinking, strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Innovative and solutions oriented.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to prepare and deliver effective presentation.
  • Proven experience building scalable, mission critical systems
 
Technical Skills and Experience:
  • Required
    • Java full stack technologies
    • Angular or other web-based UI frameworks
    • RDBMS, SQL, PL/SQL, Oracle DB
    • XML/XSD/XSLT and JSON
    • Modern source control, build and continuous integration solutions
    • UNIX/Linux Shell scripting
    • Spring/Tomcat application server
    • Experience using JIRA, uDeploy, SonarQube, TeamCity, Artifactory, Bitbucket, Groovy, Maven/Gradle.
  • Recommended
    • Windows scripting, PowerShell
    • Web Services (SOAP, REST, etc.)
    • Autosys and Scheduling
    • Experience in Cloud concepts and technologies: container build and orchestration, infrastructure-as-code, horizontal scaling.
    • Physical and logical data modeling.
 
About our client
 
Our client stands as one of the world’s most global banks and a 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. From analysts to architects, developers to data scientists, our client’s employees operate as one team where each voice is heard, and each perspective is appreciated.

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.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing MATRIX_HR@MatrixRes.com. To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.