Job Description :
Hi,


This is from Forsys Inc.

Job Title: Core Java Developer

Location:Chicago,IL

Duration: 6+months

Rate: DOE

Need Locals Only!!!

Job Description:



Location: Chicago downtown (needs to be onsite)

Duration: 6+ months

Number of positions: Multiple positions


Core Java Developer



Summary: Competent Java, preferably in a low latency or financial services environment with experience working with high throughput, high availability and fault tolerant applications. Must be local to Chicago.



The ideal candidate will build secure, scalable and reliable technology solutions, with minimal mentoring. The target systems achieve a unique blend of ultra-low latency performance, capacity to seamlessly facilitate the busiest trading days in the world economy, and rock-solid reliability and integrity, all while undergoing rapid release cycles. Achieving these goals will require an understanding both the underlying technology and the development, testing, and deployment life-cycle of the applications. The candidate must be able to solve problems creatively, communicate effectively, and possess the ability to lead others to achieve the critical mission of the team.



Principal Accountabilities:



* Conducts system-wide testing and some integration testing.

* Demonstrates skill in language proficiency; Writes application modules and unit tests with minimal guidance. Designs with guidance and codes independently.

* Exhibits skilled knowledge of database SQL; Performs Elementary database modeling and intermediate database tuning.

* Identifies potential opportunities for code optimization. Provides input for code reviews and helps with environment build deployments, release notes and build notices; Reviews code to proactively identify and mitigate potential issues and defects and helps to identify sources of defects as well as troubleshoots various forms of code.

* Uses design tools to frequently share and communicate design ideas on larger systems.

* Uses patterns frequently, contributing to best practice and process enhancements.



Requirements:



* Competent Java, preferably in a low latency or financial services environment



Multi-threading

* Experience working with high throughput, high availability and fault tolerant applications

* Strong analytical ability and problem-solving skills

* Experience working with a globally distributed workforce and managing tasks across multiple offices

* Effective communication of complex problems in a clear and concise manner

* Proficiency in statistics and performance modelling preferred

* Knowledge of DevOps and Cloud computing preferr