Job Description :
Title :Java Developer
Location : NYC, NY
Duration : Long term /Contract/ Full time


The Role:
As part of our global team you will be responsible for specification, development, as well as the testing and rollout of new features. Our flat structure requires and enables team members to evolve through the entire spectrum of the software lifecycle. You are expected to contribute to the vision, understand our product roadmap, integrate business value with experience and contribute to building an engineering culture within the team. Sanctions screening is a critical control in the platform to prevent any restricted activity that could lead to regulatory impact. We expect the successful candidate to deliver high quality software and to be passionate about software engineering. You must have a proficient understanding of software development concepts. You will be responsible for developing easy to support scalable software and liaise with our platform teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
1. Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
2. Collaborate with global cross functional team in building customer centric software products
3. Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide deadline estimates for implementing new features
4. Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices and software runbooks
5. Establish trusted partnerships with peers, product heads, and executive level stakeholders
6. Must be passionate about technology and engineering
7. Exceptional analytical skills and ability to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
8. Ability to leverage technology to deliver business value
9. Must be independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environment

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum 2 years of relevant professional experience using Java as programming language
B.S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
Cloud development experience
Experience leveraging test driven development techniques
Experience with SQL databases
Comfort with Agile operating models
Team oriented
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Energetic, self-directed and self-motivated

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with RESTful micro service architecture
Experience with AWS
Experience with Kafka or messaging system
Experience with relational (Oracle) and non-relational databases (MongoDB, Hadoop, etc)
In depth knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) with understanding of various phases such as requirements, analysis/design and development.
Experience with sanctions screening vendor products or implementations

Client : NA