Senior Java Application Development Lead

  • Competitive
  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • JPMorgan.
  • 27 Sep 16

Senior Java Application Development Lead

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity.

Senior, hands-on specialist who has deep technical expertise in the HortonWorks platform, with a focus on the Hadoop, HBase, and Phoenix components, and who has experience developing and delivering mission-critical data platforms for real-time analysis for production use. Ideal candidate will also have experience developing high performance transaction or reporting systems with multi-tier architectures, is a team player and knows how to contribute as part of a distributed and diversified global team.

The candidate will be responsible for design and development of a real-time data analysis solution using the HortonWorks platform in support of the Client Servicing Workspace, which is an Investment Bank-wide strategic initiative to improve the operational and customer service capabilities of the firm.
She/he will have responsibility for unit-level design, coding, unit testing, integration testing and participating in the full SDLC. The candidate must have a sound grasp of development best practice and system architecture. She/he will be expected to produce high-quality code that can pass critical peer review, and to work under a high-pressure and timeline-driven environment.

Deep technical knowledge and the ability to communicate ideas is an integral part of the role, and as such the successful candidate will be required to demonstrate proficiency in the technical areas required for the project, and should possess good verbal and written communication skills.

• Minimum 8 years experience building mission-critical enterprise applications, with a proven delivery track record.
• Deep understanding of Java, data structures, concurrency and multi-threading, run time VM, garbage collection, web-based request handling, servlets and filters in J2EE and distributed architecture
• Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent degree.
• Demonstrates exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Strong communication, organizational, and collaboration skills.
• Ability to follow complex design and development standards.
• Experience working in multi-time zone development team.
• Experience building high volume systems with real-time performance and read and write capabilities.
• Expert understanding of the HortonWorks platform, including HSFD, HBase, Hadoop, Yarn, Phoenix, Kafka, and other components within the ecosystem.
• Experience with real-time, event-driven systems and service-oriented architectures.
• Experience with enterprise messaging systems, including message queues and pub/sub.