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VP - Senior Infrastructure Core Java Developer

  • Location: New York, New York, 10036
  • Salary: 225000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 days ago

MATRIX has partnered with a premier client in filling a unique position.  This is a great opportunity to expand your career and work with a well known company and look towards career growth.

Do you find yourself getting excited about core Java development?  Do you eat, sleep, and dream about writing Java code for existing and new Cloud based features?  Do you have experience and enjoy working with Financial Messaging Protocols such as ASCII, Binary, and/or FIX and do you have knowledge of Financial Market Structures?  This position may be for you!!!
 

Job Description:

Understands that the success of a developer is to understand the core business processes of the business unit and business requirements as well as the architecture patterns and technology strategy. Conceives and writes detailed software implementations/code while ensuring that their code/configurations adhere to the security, logging, error handling, and performance standards and non-functional requirements. Writes, configures, and integrates code to create the software that aligns with architecture patterns and technology strategy. Understands the implications of various components (including technology strategy & architecture) to the overall design of a program, system, or eco-system. Evaluates new technologies for fit with the program/system/eco-system and the associated upstream and downstream impacts on process, data, risk (e.g., security). Works toward the objective of defect free software. Ensures that systems functionally meet requirements, align with architecture and promote the development of common assets. Supports the resolution of production issues and problems. Makes recommendations to improve the client's processes & systems. Uses technical expertise to support growing the business of Capital Markets and delivering an exceptional customer experience in partnership with colleagues.

  • Manages people and leads a team capable of delivering the desired business results.
  • Contributes to growing / elevating the client and the client's Capital Market brand with a commitment to and presence in the community.
  • Provides input to product development and marketing to grow the overall business.
  • Builds positive client relations through deep/comprehensive understanding of client needs and alignment of products/services.
  • Identifies and leverages key decision makers and influencers in client / internal organizations.
  • Leverages subject matter expertise to enable innovative/creative client solutions.
  • Interprets client strategy and anticipates needs to deliver solutions.
  • Identifies opportunities for increased efficiency and improved service.
  • Acts as a positive change agent to drive improved efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Assesses impact of design decisions to the computer solution/product/service being developed (i.e. performance, schedule, budget, downstream component/system impact, quality, etc.) and recommends alternate/creative solutions for mitigation/optimization if required.
  • Recommends and implements solutions based on analysis of issues and implications for the business.
  • Identifies emerging issues and trends to inform decision-making.
  • Leads and implements initiatives as required to deliver business objectives.
  • Conducts independent analysis and assessment to resolve strategic issues.
  • Builds effective relationships with internal/external stakeholders and ensures alignment.
  • Monitors and tracks performance, and addresses any issues.
  • Leads/conducts detailed code-reviews and provides feedback in a constructive manner.
  • Decomposes business requirements and translates them into detailed design specifications and code.
  • Interacts with customers, business & technology stakeholders to define, analyze, and deliver requirements that reflect the needs of all stakeholders.
  • Assesses the costs and benefits for different solutions and recommend/decide on appropriate designs.
  • Designs solutions, writes code, performs unit testing, develops appropriate artefacts / documentation, and facilitates final delivery.
  • Supports production issues, includes independently completing root-cause analysis and diagnosis.
  • Devises new algorithms and data structures for target environment and platform attributes in alignment with architectural patterns.
  • Builds solutions that are supportable, scalable and achieve our aspiration of common assets.
  • Recommends or automates approaches to streamline and integrate technological processes and/or systems to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Supports the management of specific project deliverables & outcomes.
  • Identifies opportunities to strengthen the development capability, such as: sharing expertise to promote technical development, mentoring employees, building communities of practice and networks.
  • Stays abreast of industry technical and business trends through participation in professional associations, practice communities & individual learning.
  • Focus is primarily on business/group within the client; may have broader, enterprise-wide focus.
  • Provides specialized consulting, analytical and technical support.
  • Exercises judgment to identify, diagnose, and solve problems within given rules.
  • Works independently and regularly handles non-routine situations.
  • Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed.

     

  • Qualifications:

  • Typically 4-7 years of work experience in IT or business environment and/or BS/BA or MBA/MS in computer science, engineering, information systems, math or business
  • Advanced level of knowledge in domain
  • Knowledge of software development practices, concepts, and technology obtained through formal training and/or work experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of electronic trading systems.
  • Knowledge of required programming languages and can code with little oversight.
  • Advance knowledge of technical/business environment and processes.
  • Understand functional aspects and technical behavior of the underlying operating system, development environment, and deployment practices.
  • Have facility with and understanding of the ecosystem that code operates in.
  • Deep knowledge and technical proficiency gained through extensive education and business experience.
  • Verbal & written communication skills - In-depth.
  • Collaboration & team skills - In-depth.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills - In-depth.
  • Influence skills - In-depth.
  • Data driven decision making - In-depth.