Java/Spark/Hadoop Developer - job id 30986

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Java/Spark/Hadoop Developer

$80 - Per Hour IC - Self Incorporated or $75 w2

Jersey City, NJ

How to Apply


Scott Eliot


(646) 876-9552


(212) 616-4800 ext-360

A Contract position at large financial services conglomerate.

No Third Party Candidates please!

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Spencer Sotto. call (646) 876-9544 / (212) 616-4800 ext.220 or email with the Job Code SS30986 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Jersey City.

Skills required for the position: APACHE, SPARK, JAVA, PYTHON, AGILE, SCRUM.

Detailed Info: Work with overall analytics team and quant desk to write analytics code, services and components in Java, Apache Spark, Kafka, Storm, Redis and related technologies such as Hadoop, Zookeeper

Responsible for systems analysis, Design, Coding, Unit Testing and other SDLC activities

Requirement gathering and understanding, Analyze and convert functional requirements into concrete technical tasks and able to provide reasonable effort estimates

Directly impacts the business by ensuring the quality of work provided by self and others; works closely with other teams as partner

Work proactively, independently and with global teams to address project requirements, and articulate issues/challenges with enough lead time to address project delivery risks

Providing expertise in technical analysis and solving technical issues during project delivery

Code reviews, test case reviews and ensure code developed meets the requirements

Development/Computing Environment: Java essential. Python, and R highly desired.

Apache Spark streaming and batch framework

Kafka, Storm, Zookeeper

Redis, Hadoop

Equities Electronic execution and/or analytics

knowledge of KDB+/Q would be helpful

Agile/Scrum methodology experience is required.

Service oriented architecture, and data standards like JSON, Avro, Protobuf

Strong communication skills, should be able to communicate effectively with business and other stake holders

Demonstrate ownership and initiative taking

Nice to have Skills:

Prior experience of working collaboratively with quant/trading desks is highly desirable

Experience in SCMs like GIT, and tools like JIRA, uDeploy.

Responsible for systems analysis, Design, Coding, Unit Testing and other SDLC activities

Educational Qualification:

Bachelor's degree (BE, BS) or above.


The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 30986