Java Developer - job id 30956

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Java Developer

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Midtown NYC on 7th

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David Leak


(646) 690-5124


(646) 690-5124

A Cross Platform Java/Scala Development Contract position at a preeminent global financial services firm.

ATTENTION: Absolutely no 3rd Parties and no staffing agencies.

APPLY: David Leak.via email with Job Code DL30956 or Click the Apply Now button

Location: New York, NY (Midtown NYC)

SKILLS REQUIRED: Core Java, Spring Framework, DB2, Credit/Market Risk Systems Development

Description: The company encompasses technology to mitigate Credit and Market Risk through various global systems and processes. The systems build in this space include Risk Data Warehouse for Market Risk Aggregations, Single Marks Policy Store, Grid computation for CVA charges, position keeper to source data for margin calling.


  • Java Programming, Scala Programming, Spring Framework, SQL

  • Application Developer needed to work in the IT team that supports the Risk department responsible for monitoring, measuring and communicating risks generated by multiple business lines.

  • Extensive hands-on experience designing, building and integrating analytical systems in a multi-tier data-centric environment.

  • Experience with large-scale relational databases, strong SQL, Java, and Linux are essential.

  • Work with business analysts and team leads to gather requirements and design and implement solutions using Core Java, Scala, GreenPlum, Shell, Perl and DB2 UDB.

Skills Required:

  • 7+ Years hands-on experience with Java

  • Strong object oriented design and development skills using core Java and Spring

  • A good understanding of how to build multi-threaded applications utilizing a service oriented architecture

  • A culture of incorporating unit test cases when designing systems using Junit

  • Experience in relational database logical modeling

  • Strength in querying large relational databases in an optimized manner

  • Ability to write scripts in Shell/Perl- Excellent analytical ability

  • Strong collaboration and communication skills.

  • Risk/Financial Systems development experience

  • DB2 UDB

  • 2+ years of Market and/or Credit Risk Systems Development for an Investment Bank

  • You shall experience working on a highly complex application, with huge amount of data, to be efficiently handled in the Java based middle tier.

  • You will be expected to pick up Scala as a language.

  • The candidate should possess clear and concise communication skills, to work with a team which is spread across the globe.

  • The candidate should be self-motivated and curious, and wanting to learn the financial domain and apply his best in class skills to problems at hand.

APPLY: David Leak.via email with Job Code DL30956 or Click the Apply Now button

Job Id: 30956