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Sr. Java Full Stack Software Engineer

  • Location: New Jersey, 00000
  • Salary: $80.00 - $95.00 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Position: Sr. Java Full Stack Software Engineer
Location: Virtual, New Jersey
Term: 11 months

Our client is seeking a Senior Java Full Stack Software Engineer for a remote, long-term contract opportunity. Come join our risk engineering team to help us grow our best-in-industry risk platform. We have a clear mission: We protect revenue while giving good customers a great experience. We achieve amazing results.

We're looking for a full stack Software Engineer with a strong sense of individual agency: When you see problems, you cant help but look for solutions, and you have a track record of delivering on them. Our risk system is big on immutability, referential transparency, empiricism, and simulation. We process millions of transactions and over a billion dollars through our risk platform in a year. Quality is paramount. Mistakes in risk can make or break a business, which brings meaning to your work, as does knowing you are responsible for fast, hassle-free delivery of gifts to their recipients. You will raise the bar on technical excellence, show thought leadership, and communicate well to different audiences.

What You'll Do

  • Learn everything about our risk systems and have a voice in their future direction.
  • Build Restful webservices deployed on AWS Cloud utilizing AWS services like EC2, ECS, Lambda, ElastiCache, OpenSearch, ALB and much more.
  • Work with Data Science team on using the right Machine Learning models suitable for the problem.
  • Drive continuous deployment techniques, including monitoring of system availabilities and alerting
  • Learn about payment industry with in-depth knowledge gains on types of fraud occurring in the industry.
  • Stand up for good customers even when its difficult.
  • Support and inspire your peers.
  • Solve complex problems well.

What You Need To Have

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science and/or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years working experience in Java
  • 1+ years of Database experience - Relational or NoSQL
  • Bonus: Experience working in the AWS cloud ecosystem

What We'll Do

  • Engage you in thoughtful conversation
  • Respect you as a person
  • Help you push your skills to new heights
  • Set clear expectations
  • Provide good work-life balance
  • Provide you with freedom to innovate
  • Give you the freedom to choose the right technology.

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 including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.