A client of Sharp Decisions Inc. is looking to bring on a Java Developer - HMD to be based in New York, NY.
Role / Principal Accountabilities:
Design, Development and Support of various modules and components of the Historical Market Data (HMD) which stores historical time series data for FICC and Equities.
Articulate technical design & solutions to non-technical business users. Ownership of project work during different phases SDLC: initiation, development, unit testing to QA, UAT, staging and production. Profiling of the current application, new changes and identification of areas of performance improvement and memory optimization will be imperative to make this role successful. Writing Unit test cases (JUnit) and documenting the technical design and other operational procedures will be needed as well.
At least 6-8 years of experience as a core Java developer.
In depth knowledge of concurency / multi-threading.
Experience with Spring Framework, particularly, spring core, spring jdbc, spring boot.
Experienced with version control (GIT, SVN, etc.) and build tools (Maven, Jenkins, etc.)
Experienced in writing SQL queries, functions and stored procedures.
Knowledge of application performance and monitoring using profiling tools.
Knowledge of effective memory management and grabage collection of Java applications
Able to troubleshoot problems in multiple environments.
Strong technical and analytical skills.
Good communication skills, ability to multi-task, and work towards tight deadlines.
Experience in financial industry.
Distributed systems, handling & processing of large data in large scale.
Experience with in memory cache in-house built or vendor based products.
Experience with Oracle database.
Experienced with Machine Learning
Experienced with cloud services such as AWS.
Experiennced with Big Data solutions (MapR etc.)
Experienced with microservices.