SSUSA Job #689: Java Developer

Job Description



                                                         JAVA DEVELOPER

    Our financial client is looking to hire an experienced Java Developer who is responsible for the architecture, design, development, implementation, unit testing, regression testing, and production support of a real-time, high speed Risk platform using an Agile methodology.  This individual will be a mentor to the rest of the team.  .


    Performs product design & troubleshooting exercises of extremely high complexity which require extensive research and analysis.

  • Leads system design and specification development, program logic and flow-charting, architect application security solutions, testing, debugging, and documentation, with full awareness of cost/benefit, risk and performance.
  • Will be responsible for making complex design choices to be used by the development teams.
  • Will interface with Enterprise Architecture & Infrastructure teams on strategic designs and initiatives.
  • Leads moderate to highly complex programming tasks, providing review of various development tasks and documentation.
  • Provides analysis of problems and recommends solutions.
  • Accountable for application security principles including the development of secure coding standards and practices.
  • Is a key contributor in client/technology interactions in the development of technology solutions.Leads the troubleshooting of complex problems in both development and production environments, ensuring timely resolution of issues.
  • Mentors more junior developers, serves as an SME on their system of expertise and directs the work and assigns development tasks of JR. Developers.
  • Responsible for the development and documentation of best practices for his/her area of expertise.


  • Experience with Eclipse, Maven, Java 8, git, Bitbucket, distributed caching, Oracle Coherence, REST, publish/subscribe, workflow tools preferred.
  • 7-10 Years Total Experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Full knowledge of common software design patterns (Gang of Four)
  • 7+ years’ experience with Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • 7+ years’ experience with distributed systems development
  • 7+ years’ experience with real time, high volume transaction systems preferred
  • 7+ years’ experience with Agile or related lifecycle methodologies
  • Experience working with highly concurrent systems
  • Full knowledge and experience of multi-threading and concurrency
  • Experience working with networking programming and sockets preferred
  • Financial services experience preferred
  • Experience with real time processing, relational database systems, and data
  • Ability to interpret business requirements
  • Experience with Unix/Linux, Windows
  • Demonstrated experience working with core business logic within applications
  • Demonstrated expertise in analytical and quality assurance tools, techniques and standards, including performance engineering
  • Awareness of current technology trends and emerging standards
  • Independently assess risks, benefits and consideration of alternatives and makes decision

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Job Location
Jersey City/New York City

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