Sr. Java /Hadoop Developer

  • DOE
  • Newark, NJ, USA
  • Contract, Full time
  • The Resource Collaborative
  • 06 Sep 16

This is an excellent opportunity for a talented Senior Java Developer, with extensive J2EE experience, to join the professional team supporting the fixed income business of our client, a large fixed income asset management firm. You will have the opportunity to bring your technical prowess and learn the business in-depth, as well as learn new technologies.

THIS IS A LEAD ROLE - MUST HAVE LEAD /MENTORING EXPERIENCE


THIS IS A LONG-TERM CONSULTING ROLE!

Overview:
Your primary responsibility will be enhancing and supporting internally developed custom applications. You will be relied upon for your Java, Hadoop and MongoDB experience and your ability to execute/deliver and mentor others. You will be part of a team that works with Business Analysts, Investment Professionals, Operations, Quality Assurance Testers and other System Professionals.

Expectations:

The qualified candidate must:

  • Analyze business requirements then design & develop applications to support them, suggesting the innovative use of newer technologies where appropriate.
  • Understand & follow the complete agile SDLC methodology.
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with internal clients & IT co-workers.
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Have the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Possess the ability to associate past experience with current events in order to resolve problems or generate new ideas.
  • Develop & execute test scenarios ensuring the stability/performance of applications.

Qualifications/Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience working with Java, Spring MVC framework, HTML, Linux/Unix, Shell Scripting, and RDBMS.
  • Minimum of 3 years solid experience w/Hadoop & MongoDB.
  • Experience with javascript libraries such as JQuery, AngularJS, KendoUI.
  • Experience with architecture, design & development of Big Data & Data Marts utilizing Hadoop and/or in-memory databases such as MongoDB.
  • Knowledge of Jira, Confluence, Agile development methodology & DevOps is a +.
  • Desire to learn the Fixed Income Business.