We are seeking an exceptionally talented and passionate Java Mid Developer to join us as we continue to grow and achieve our aim of becoming the global market leader in the provision of business and technology services to the wholesale and investment banking sector.
The candidate will be responsible for designing and implementing Java software solutions both Swing-based user interfaces as well as middle-
tier business logic and data-access components. The candidate will be capable of proposing and documenting software design, analyzing requirements, and presenting implementation options through the use of design diagrams and wireframes.
The candidate will be responsible for hands-on development and promoting best practices. The candidate should understand the full software development lifecycle (SDLC), be capable of analyzing requirements, be detail-
oriented, embrace development best practices, and communicate clearly and effectively with peers, project management, and supervisors.
The candidate must have the ability and desire to evaluate technologies for their relevance to the problem domain, learn to work with the technologies, and instruct team members in using the technologies.
Drawing on your proven experience you will thrive in our fast-paced environment, where no two days are the same. Naturally, great communication skills, an inspirational and consultative approach and the drive to deliver above and beyond expectation are essential.
The chosen candidate will help design and implement new screens integrating new functionality to the existent Vantage application.
The candidate will review design decisions for extensibility, testability, and maintainability. He or she will be required to design and develop reliable components that support high availability and disaster recovery.
The candidate will be required to develop user interfaces with rich features for internal applications, delivered using a thick client framework.
He or she will be required to properly document work in accordance with the standards of the team.
5+ years of object-oriented design experience
4+ years of PHP front end building - as well as client set up and integration and session management (SSO)
4+ years of PHP scripting
2+ years of hands on development experience with core Java
Strong server side development experience
Proficiency in relational database use and Unix shell scripting
Strong experience with design-for-testability and unit-tests
Proficiency with software management tools (CVS or Subversion) and Java IDEs
Understanding and dedication to software development best practices
Independent and fast learner who can analyze and solve complex problems in unique and elegant ways
Proven ability to work in concert with other developers and teams
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple efforts / projects
Familiar with the Fixed Income and Equities market
BS / BA in Information Technology, Math, Physics, or related field of study