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Java DevOps Developer

Posted about 1 month ago

Terrific long term contract opportunity in Jersey City, New Jersey for a Java Devops Developer. Working closely with the business, external vendors and internal technology teams, the Specialty Developer would build-out and maintain our next generation Futures Execution Platform. Will manage complex projects that will involve everything from incorporating a new functionality within the existing ecosystem, to analyzing new requirements, documenting solutions, managing implementation and testing systems, ensuring that they are fit for purpose. Will regularly work with a range of high-profile stakeholders. The role is multifaceted – ranging from framing the scope definition with existing platforms, various vendor solutions, design the framework and hybrid solution.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Conduct the design of Futures execution buildout that combines vendor and in-house technology and solution.
  • Design and architect the integration of Futures DMA execution component and framework/skeleton.
  • Execute on agreed timelines and scope to meet business requirements taking into account with selected technologies and procedures.
  • Provide expertise in area and advanced knowledge of applications programming and ensure application design adheres to the overall architecture blueprint.
  • Utilize advanced knowledge of system flow and develop standards for coding, testing, debugging, and implementation.
  • Provide in-depth analysis with interpretive thinking to define issues and develop innovative solutions.
  • Owning business/functional requirements and change requests, documenting solution and managing end to end project delivery.
  • Understanding Business priorities and working as a liaison between Business and Development teams.
  • Maintaining Book of Work and facilitating prioritization discussions with key business stakeholders.
  • Managing relationship with Business and taking ownership for providing regular project updates to key business and technology stakeholders.
  • Communicating key project risks, defining mitigation strategies and managing resolution.
  • Developing test strategies, documenting test scenarios and coordinating User Acceptance Testing across front to back tech stack.
  • Developing Project Plans and UAT Run-books.
  • Working with development and support teams to resolve production issues and identify root cause.
 
Qualifications:
  • 15+ years front office technology experiences, familiar with Futures.
  • Strong knowledge and functional understanding of the Futures/Equities business.
  • Strong understanding of the technology landscape and requirements for an enterprise scale solution.
  • Extensive experience in Micro services, Kubernetes, Docker, and AWS ECS Cloud Platforms.
  • Extensive experiences in system analysis and in programming of software applications using Core Java, Spring framework.
  • Extensive experience with FIX protocol, REST API and message queues (Kafka or Solace).
  • Strong knowledge in traditional databases (SQL) and knowledge on NoSQL databases (Mongo) will be a plus.
  • High development standards, especially for code quality, code reviews, unit testing, continuous integration and deployment.
 
If this is a perfect fit, Apply now!