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Java Developer/Cloud (Scala, Spark, EC2, Snowflake)

Java Developer/Cloud (Scala, Spark, EC2, Snowflake)
NJ, Newark

Job Description

What You Will Do:

  • Build and maintain new and existing applications in preparation for a large-scale architectural migration within an Agile function.
  • Align with the Investment Tech Product Owner and Scrum Master in assessing business needs and transforming them into scalable applications.
  • Build and maintain code to manage data received from heterogenous data formats including web-based sources, internal/external databases, flat files, heterogenous data formats (binary, ASCII).
  • Design, build and support data formats, conversion, validation, XML, Json
  • Design, build and launch new data extraction, transformation and loading processes
  • Design and support effective storage and retrieval of very large internal and external data set
  • Assess the impact of scaling up and scaling out and ensure sustained data management and data delivery performance.
  • Build interfaces for supporting evolving and new applications and accommodating new data sources and types of data.
  • Mentor junior engineers on various projects.

 

Skills You Will Need:

  • 4+ years of experience in building out core financial trading systems in Core Java and/or Python.
  • 1-2 years of Cloud experience (Spark/Scala/EC2/Snowflake).
  • Substantial knowledge in building out applications within bi-weekly Agile sprint regiment.
  • Knowledge of Jira, Confluence, Agile development methodology & DevOps.
  • Strong knowledge of RDBMS, with a strong preference for Hadoop.

 

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to think quickly and offer alternatives both independently and within teams. 
  • Proven ability to work quickly in a dynamic environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science or a related field.

 

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