We are looking for an exceptional Java developer to join the Calypso development team. The Calypso development team works closely with all the major departments involved in the Fixed Income & EQ DRVT front-to-back businesses to deliver solutions, resolve problems, provide advice on configurations, and develop new features. We adopt a full-stack approach to development and oversee the business needs from front to back.
The successful candidates will be working in a dynamic, fast-paced and multicultural environment. They would be intellectually challenged to find creative solutions for problems, improve performance, and reduce operational costs for the business. This is also a great opportunity for candidates with good technical skills to learn more about the FICC and EQD business by working directly with users.
- Analyze requirements, develop new features or enhance existing configurations in the Calypso trading system to deliver functions that meet business requirements
- Optimize the performance of the trading system by improving or rewriting existing functions
- Investigate and resolve issues escalated by the production support team related to Calypso
- Work on the version upgrade project
- Migrate business lines from other systems to Calypso
- Follow the processes for version control, continuous integration and release management
- Keep records and documents on design, support, user manuals and operation procedures
- Ensure code is covered thorough by unit tests and rigorously tested before deploying to QA or UAT
- Coordinate with production support teams on releases and issue management
- Other tasks related to projects as directed by the manager
Required Skills and Experience:
- Proven years of experience in software development in the banking/finance sector
- Strong development skills in Java
- Hands-on with J2EE servers such as JBoss and a good understanding of Java memory optimization
- Familiar with Spring framework, SQL databases, and web-based application development
- Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
- Working knowledge of automated unit testing frameworks and best practices
- Very strong attention to details can work independently
- Good communication skills in English
- Bachelor’s Degree with Honor (or equivalent) or above in Computer Science, Software Engineering or an IT related discipline from a prestigious institution
- Past experience in Calypso systems is a strong advantage
- Proficiency in Angular framework
- Hands-on with Python and other scripting languages
- Familiarity with Agile development artifacts and best practices.
- Ability to mesh requirements-driven tasks and technical debt reduction tasks
If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Matthew Chung at firstname.lastname@example.org and put Senior J2EE/JBOSS Fixed Income Developer - Leading Global Investment Bank in the subject header.
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