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Software Developer – Java

Posted on: May 31, 2010, Job Type: Full Time

Job Title: Software Developer – Java
Skills: Java, Unix, Shell Scripting, Financial Services preferred
Location: New York, NY

Job Description:
Our client is seeking a bright, motivated Java developer to join their development team, building solutions associated with their Operations and Finance groups. The individual will be involved in multiple projects, working directly with our business personnel, and will have extensive exposure to various financial products, procedures, and alternative investment strategies and concepts.


Key responsibilities will include the following:


* Take ownership of the entire lifecycle of mission critical applications, including business analysis, design and architecture, development, and deployment

* Manage relationships and deliver solutions to various business units including Operations, Finance, Accounting, and others

* Collaborate with our top-notch internal software development team, developing in-house solutions and integrating vendor products to deliver rich, enterprise software solutions

Operations and Finance

Projects will include building and integrating software applications supporting the following:

* Trade Capture

* Trade Confirmation and Settlement

* Securities Lending

* Pricing

* Accounting

* Reconciliation

* Collateral Management

* Foreign Exchange exposure monitoring and hedging

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate would possess the following:

* Computer Science degree

* 2-5 years of experience, financials service experience desired but will consider exceptional candidates with other experience

* Strong Java Development Skills

* Basic SQL query composition skills

* UNIX environment and shell scripting a plus

* Strong written and verbal communication abilities

* Strong inter-personal skills and analytical proficiency

Send resumé in MS Word format to: s.edelman@pivotal-solutions.net