Java Technical Lead in New York, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 6/15/2020

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Job Description

Title: Java Technical Lead (Kafka/Real-Time Messaging Trading Platform)
Location: NYC (midtown)


As the Technical Lead of the Realtime Message platform you will be responsible for Day to Day activities of the group that include but are not limited to new development, thought leadership, technical expertise of Active MQ, Kafka and Java. Work directly with the solutions architect to set priorities and direction for Realtime messaged across the organization.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Provide technical leadership to realtime development team.
  • Troubleshoot production issues in a Level 3 support capacity
  • Perform code reviews for Java, Python and PowerShell
  • Execute POC's on new technologies and processes.
  • Ability to stay current with technology, be forward thinking and present new solutions to management teams
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously and stay on target for delivery dates
  • Meet Business SLA's for all responsible platforms
  • Ensure all regulatory requirements are met
  • Manage Apache Camel for our Enterprise Integration Patterns (EAI)
  • Manage Zookeeper for distributed synchronization of configuration management
  • 5-7 years of experience with Kafka or ActiveMQ
  • 5-7 years of experience with Java/J2EE and REST with at least 2 years in an architect role
  • 5+ years experience working within a CI/CD framework
  • 3+ years implementing Apache Camel
  • 3+ years implementing Zookeeper
  • 3+ years experience designing solutions for using In-Memory data grids with Hazlecast.
  • Ideal candidate would have 2+ years experience working with SPARQ
  • Strong communication skills and ability to translate technical terminology among multiple groups
  • Strong understanding of Kafka or ActiveMQ permissioning and security.

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