Java Software Engineer (NOSQL /J2EE / Spring / JavaScript /HTML)

  • Not Specified
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BlackRock
  • 22 Nov 17 2017-11-22

  BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products

 
BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock_news | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock
 
We’re looking for the brightest engineering minds to solve the world’s most complex financial challenges. Join us in building and bettering the world’s smartest financial technology. Aladdin.
 
Bringing together the best of a technology pioneer and a financial leader to offer engineers a truly unique place to make a difference. 
 
At the heart of BlackRock, the largest investment management firm in the world, is the Aladdin Product Group. Being a member of the Aladdin Product Group means working with the industry’s thought leaders to build innovative and forward looking products that shape the financial markets. BlackRock Leverages BIGGER DATA. To deliver SMARTER MONEY. And drive MASSIVE IMPACT in the lives of millions of people around the globe.
 
We are looking for Java Developers that will work on various critical components of our Aladdin System to create and deliver software, take ownership of projects from start to finish, and work independently or with a project team.
 
Requirements

  • 3 + years of Hands-on experience in Java
  • Strong Object Oriented Development experience building distributed applications
  • Experience in developing distributed software systems using NOSQL technologies such as Cassandra, HBase or Riak
  • Extensive hands-on experience with Web development stacks (Java / J2EE, Spring, JavaScript, HTML & CSS)
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field

Pluses
  • Experience in Scala or Python
  • Experience with open source web technology such as JQuery, Hibernate, JBoss, AngularJS, ReactJS etc strongly preferred 
  • Big Data development is a plus (Hadoop, ZooKeeper, HDFS, Sqoop, Pig)
  • Experience in streaming technologies like Spark Streaming and/or Storm
  • Financial knowledge and interest


BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.