Sr. Backend Java Developer in New York, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 10/15/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Title: Sr. Java Backend Engineer 

Location:  Remote United States

Duration:  Permanent/Full Time

 

Our forward thinking client is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our New York City engineering team to help build the future of financial technology. As a Backend Engineer, you will work with several teams to continue building out a world-class financial platform. This position involves the design, architecture, implementation, and operation of large scale cloud systems.

We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities, and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the stack as we continue to push financial technology forward

Key Responsibilities

  • Take a technical leadership role in scaling out our systems and team with our quickly growing product
  • Architect and implement event-driven backend systems that provide support for our core systems
  • Deliver high quality, scalable and heavily tested software across our stack
  • Participate in setting architectural strategy, roadmap, standards, policies, and procedures
  • Help steer technical decisions about software architecture
  • Be a critical voice in design and code reviews


About You

  • Strong experience with Java including idiomatic usage
  • Experience with Java, specifically JDK 8,9,10+ and use streaming and lambdas to keep your codebase concise
  • Experience with REST applications and services using open-source Java Frameworks - Spring MVC, Spring Boot, Spring Data
  • Analytical mindset and an ability to identify and weigh architectural design tradeoffs
  • Experience with AWS, Kubernetes, CI/CD systems
  • NoSQL and Relational databases (We use MongoDB, MySQL, and PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with data modeling and persistence (sharding, knowing when to denormalize, separation of concerns, etc.)
  • Experience designing and developing platform level, reusable components, including event architectures, messaging and caching (JMS, ActiveMQ, Kinesis, Apache Kafka, etc)
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience building highly available critical systems
  • Proven experience in demonstrating architecture skills at a multi-system level
  • Strong soft-skills including working via influence and supporting a growth mindset for your peers
Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.

In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at - www.consultnet.com