Senior Java Developer at Risk Focus (New York, NY)

Are you looking to join a dynamic company that will keep you challenged with new technologies and responsibilities, develop your skills and career, and provide you with the stability of a profitable 15-year-old company with a proven track record of success?

We are looking for a Sr. Java Developer to join our team in our New York, New York office to work on our client projects located in North America.

As a Sr. Java Developer, you will:

  • Work with business analysts to understand requirements
  • Work as part of a software development team
  • Write code per app specifications
  • Test to ensure designs are in compliance with specifications
  • Analyze user requirements to determine how to translate into Java
  • Debug and resolve technical issues
  • Make recommendations to existing infrastructure
  • Continually engage in professional development
  • Develop documentation to track

The strongest candidates will have as many of the following as possible:

  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science or another technical field or equivalent experience
  • At least 5+ years of Java development experience, preferably in the Financial Services Industry
  • Thorough knowledge of Spring frameworks
  • Experience with Kafka messaging platform
  • Experience with Big Data/streaming platforms such as Spark, Flink, Kafka Streams, and/or Kinesis
  • Experience using AWS Cloud (EC2, EKS, EMR, Lambda, S3, etc.)
  • Familiarity with containers, micro-services and APIs
  • Experience working with different operating systems (Unix, Windows, Linux)
  • Deep understanding of web services and RESTful interfaces
  • Experience with Git and continuous integration tools, such as Jenkins or TeamCity
  • Ability to design, code, test, and deploy software through the full application lifecycle, working closely with Business Analysts to ensure that APIs perform as per user specifications
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and able to work with a variety of stakeholders and cross-functional teams

Travel for this role involves:

  • Occasional travel to our other offices and/or clients in the US or Canada (about 25%)

Risk Focus provides to all employees:

  • Flexible work environment with a globally distributed team
  • Competitive compensation packages including performance bonuses
  • Paid vacation and sick time off
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Employer-subsidized medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Company-paid short- and long-term disability insurance
  • A culture of cooperation and support
  • Continual professional and personal development through employer-paid training and certifications

Thank you for visiting NYCJOBS.CO

Company: Risk Focus