Java Developer w/ Apache - Learn Big Data - job id 33519

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Java Developer w/ Apache - Learn Big Data

$140,000 F/T Employee

Midtown or Downtown

How to Apply


George Konetsky


(646) 876-9562


(212) 616-4800 ext-180

A F/T position at a major U.S. financial institution.

Pay Options: F/T Employee.

Contact George Konetsky. call (646)876-9562 / (212)616-4800 ext.180 or email with the Job Code GK33519 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Financial District.

Skills required for the position: JAVA, ANGULAR.

Optional (not required):SCALA, BIG DATA, KAFKA

Detailed Info:

This is a unique opportunity for solid Java developers to move into Big Data.

We are seeking application developers to work on its strategic software platform responsible for sourcing, processing, and distributing reference data.

The right person will work in a large software development team that is responsible for building & maintaining the tech platform leveraged by other teams within the org who are focused on building business applications.

He/she will be responsible for requirements, design, implementation, testing, and support of various projects ranging from 1 to 10 people in size.

The core technologies that will be used are Java, with Scala. Depending on the project, he/she may also work with REST, DB2, various Apache open source libraries such as Spark, Kafka, Spray.

Development/Computing Environment:

Financial industry knowledge or experience is not required.

The ideal candidate is a passionate developer who enjoys experimenting with new technologies and writing efficient, scalable, & re-usable code.

This team operates like a small tech company within a large financial institution.

Must have strong knowledge of programming fundamentals (algorithms and data structures).

4-year Computer Science degree or equivalent work experience.

Strong verbal & written communication skills.

Strong problem-solving and communication skills and enjoys a collaborative environment. Experience with Java - and Scala strongly preferred.

Experience with front end development using frameworks like Angular. Experience with functional programming is a plus. Familiarity with Semantic Web (RDF) and SPARQL is a plus. Experience with distributed computing is a plus. Familiarity with Zookeeper/Spark/HDFS is a plus.

The position offers competitive compensation package.

Job Id: 33519