Senior Java Developer - US Risk Technology

  • New York, NY
  • Full-time

Job Description

Responsible for design and development efforts towards building essential elements of US and Global Risk Technology.

Primary Objectives: US and Global Risk Technology are working on several new mission critical Risk Management projects simultaneously. In some cases, our applications will be leveraging (or tightly integrated) with software developed by other groups. Others involve deploying third party tools at the Enterprise level. The candidate filling this role is expected to lead the design and development of frameworks, modules, and tools to be adopted across all these projects.

The Senior Developer will also be expected to assist in propagating their knowledge and their diverse technology skills to help/ motivate /assist other US and Global Development Teams -- including suggesting enhancements to core infrastructure and platforms to help with improvement and expansion. Other: . Mentor/coach/train other developers in all aspects of software engineering, and establish best practices. . Support, maintain and debug existing applications including testing, deployment, and configuration/release management. . Follow proper Software Development Life Cycle approach, generate good time estimates, and focus on meeting projected schedules within budget. . Develop a strong understanding of pricing and risk metrics for various financial products. 


Core Competencies: .

Candidate must possess 10 years of industry experience in application software development, at least 5 of which should be in development of large scale, multi-tier, multi-threaded application frameworks. .

Well versed in object oriented design/methodologies, design patterns, data structures and algorithms.

Technical Skills: o Expertise in ETL development with financial data o Java o Relational Databases and Big Data Databases . Must have at least Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Math, or work experience equivalent . Communication and willingness to work with a global team on a global application . Exposure to Capital Markets Risk, Pricing, and Trading applications is highly desirable Other Desirable Skills: . Experience with Oracle Business Intelligence software a need/nice to have . Experience with third party Fixed Income software like Polypaths, Winfits, Riskmetrics, Intex, and data provider API's and tools from vendors like Bloomberg, Reuters, Markit, Trepp, TRACE, etc.