Java Developer (Server Side)

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Advantage XPO
  • 26 Mar 18 2018-03-26

Java Developer (Server side) – Fulltime or Contractor About our client Our client is a leading provider of products and consulting services to some of the world’s largest finance, technology and energy institutions. They are the developer of the world-leading database technology kdb+. Our client is growing with 13 global offices including NYC and 1800+ people and growing. They remain profitable with market cap of $680M Euro as of 2017. They are also listed as top 3 all-time best performing company by AIM.

Our client service a diverse market including:  Banks, Asset Managers, Hedge funds, Exchanges, Data Providers, Tech Companies and Industrial Corporates often with multi-system and/or high volume trading activities, the Company scopes, designs, develops, implements and supports a broad range of mission critical data and trading systems across front, middle and back-office operations. The Company’s software is also to help organizations solve their most demanding data management and analytics challenges.

Position Overview

They are seeking a Server side Java Developer to join their Capital Markets Consulting Business (Globally) based in midtown/NYC.  This individual will be part of a team building an application that’s a part of the regulatory margin reform group (RMR) whose primary focus will be on correcting funding resolution based on CSA agreements within the bank- it is a very high-performance system.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop & support Java server side components of market making, pricing, and hedging applications.
  • Produce object oriented designs in Java, enhance , re-factor existing designs
  • Developing and demonstrating a broad set of technology skills in Java technologies
  • Translate business requirements into technical design using appropriate methodology
  • Interface with various stakeholders across multiple business units understanding their requirements, and developing and/or enhancing existing solutions to meet their needs.
  • Developing robust systems with an eye towards performance, supportability and maintainability.
  • Strong development practices including pairing, code reviews, unit testing and regression testing.


  • Minimum of 2 years experience
  • Core Java is essential; requires strong server side java development
  • Finance experience is desired but not a requirement.
  • Agile environment; sprint release every 4 weeks