We are an innovative technology company that has discovered a way to leverage bleeding-edge technologies to substantially improve the investment process. We are expanding our in-house development team and seek an exceptional senior java developer with proven application architecture and OO application development experience. The ideal candidate must have excellent Java web application programming skills and a strong understanding of software development methodologies. Knowledge of AJAX, Blogs, RSS, and experience with financial services and real-time applications are major pluses.
You must be energetic, motivated and a fast learner and have excellent working habits and the drive to succeed in a highly intelligent and productive environment.
The ideal candidate will possess:
*Insatiable curiosity and exceptional intelligence *Experience with a wide range of languages including Java *Comfort with open-source and packaged software/tools *Understanding of a range of development methodologies including Agile and XP *Interest in RSS, Blogs and other semi-structured datasets
This is a key position as part of a small, highly entrepreneurial and effective team. Preferred candidates will possess:
*Experience with Linux, Apache, and high volume mail server operation *Expert understanding of object oriented design *Advanced knowledge of PHP 5 *Experience with N-Tier Architecture *Strong DBA skills including stored procedures *Experience with both MySQL and MS SQL Server *Love of open source development and standards-based development *International experience is a plus *Strong communication skills *Able to multi-task and project manage well
This key full-time position at our Manhattan headquarters offers the right candidate base salary, bonus, equity, benefits, 401K, and the opportunity to be part of a team that will change the world of institutional investing.