Principal Java Developer- Investment Management Solution- Greater Boston Area

  • $110-150k + bonus
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • EC1 Partners
  • 17 Feb 17

We are looking for a Principal Java Developer to join our team! We are currently expanding the capabilities of our products in several new areas. The Sr. or Principal Java developer will work on developing new middle tier/server side functionality for the system.

We employ 180+ of the best and brightest developers and quality engineers, and continue to grow!
Responsibilities:
• Influence and impact the architecture, standards, and design of key product initiatives for applications in C#/WPF and Java services
• Contribute as a Sr. individual contributor within a team of top engineers
• Work in a dynamic, fast-paced, Agile team environment
Requirements:
•       BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent field
•       7 to 10+ years of commercial software development, proficient in developing multi-tier solutions
•       Sr. Individual Contributor or Architect level considered the top within their organization
•       Minimum 5 years of professional Java development experience
•       Financial industry experience is ideal but not required; specific development experience of a financial application is a huge plus. Experience developing applications for the financial markets is highly desirable (Fixed Income, Trading, FX, Risk, Portfolio/Wealth Management, Market Data, FIX etc.)
Technical experience includes:
•       Extensive Java n-tier application experience
•       Hands-on experience with web services
•       C#/.NET also highly desirable, but not required
•       Strong SQL skills with considerable experience in Oracle or SQL Server
•       Knowledge of XML / XSL
•       Experience with Tomcat, JBoss, WebLogic or WebSphere
•       Strong with OO design and development
•       Solid grasp of algorithms and solving difficult heuristic/optimization types of problems
Product delivery experience includes:
•       Has been a key player in developing and supporting commercial software products which were sold to non-technical customers in vertical markets
•       Ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes
•       Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), good interpersonal skills, ability to gather and understand requirements in the financial sector