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Java Engineer - New York City
Job Title: Java Engineer
Location: New York City
Ref ID:133105
Job Type:Contract

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Job Description

The developer will be developing new programs, maintaining existing programs and supporting data feeds

The developer will be responsible for:

– Analysis of specifications, developing new/replacement applications and data feeds

– Strong team player with sense of ownership and initiative

– Perform testing of changes to ensure results are as expected

– Migrating changes and implementing them in multiple environments

– Coordinating changes and testing with business users and other IT groups

– Supporting systems


  • Hands-on java programmer who is self-starter, good communication and team player
  • Java – collections, concurrency, multi-threading, GC, JVM
  • J2EE – JSP/Servlets
  • Sql – joins, group by and subqueries. (Sybase / DB2)
  • Algorithms – complexity, palindromes et al. should be able to write code in their favorite language
  • Linux – find, grep, shell scripting
  • Basic Knowledge of financial products and Trading
  • App Support experience is a plus. The role involves both AppDev and L2 support

Basic Qualifications

  •  5 years Core Java
  •  3 years ANSI SQL
  •  2 years Hibernate
  •  3 years Sysbase or UDB
  •  2 years JMS
  •  2 years UNIX/PERL Shell Scripting