Director of Application Development

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • S&P Global
  • 21 Feb 19

Director of Application Development

JobDescription :
The Title: Director of Application Development

The Location: 55 Water Street New York, New York

The Role: As a hands-on Application Developer for the new Options/Derivatives platform you will take part in building out new functionalities and enhancing existing functionalities of the system. You will work closely with other full-stack developers, QA and application support team. Derivatives platform is being built using Data Lake, Micro-Services and On-Demand Computing architecture. It heavily utilizes Amazon Web Services components. Platform also has a User Interface.

Core Skills:

  • 7 years of hands on Java development experience. Experienced working with messaging (JMS/SQS/MQ) and design patterns preferred.
  • At least 2 years of experience in UI development using Angular JS, JQuery/Ext JS, HTML5 & CSS.
  • Hands on experience in at least one relational database (Oracle, Sybase, or SQL Server)
  • Hands on experience in Spring and Hibernate
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs
  • Experienced in AWS technologies such as Lambda function, EMR, API Gateway, SQS
  • Experience working with non-relational database solutions.
  • Experience working with source code control systems such as SVN and Git.
  • Any experience in building risk and analytical applications is a huge plus

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent. MS in Computer Science is preferred.
  • Candidates without Computer Science or Information Technology degree should have significant work experience.

About S&P Dow Jones Indices
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  • S&P Dow Jones Indices is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit ​

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