Sr. Java Scala Developer / Lead_NY

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Java, Python, Scala, Apache Velocity, Banking, Git, Cucumber, Continuous integration, RESTful, Unix, Spring, spark
Full Time
$120,000 - $140,000
Travel not required

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Java Scala Developer / Lead for New York City, NY.


About Synechron:

Synechron started in 2001 as a small, self-funded team and we’ve continued building from the ground up, watching our organization grow to over 14,000+ people spread across 40 offices in 17 countries within key global markets.
From our solid financial services industry foundation, we have become a prominent global digital consulting firm for large financial services and technology firms. With a key focus on trust, and in partnership with our clients, we’re leading modernization and digital optimization journeys with expertise that spans Consulting, Data, Design, Cloud and Engineering across various industries. We can provide you with customized end-to-end solutions that drive business value.


Job Description:

The position is for a hands-on role and the candidate will be responsible for analyzing user specifications and requirements and providing assistance in onboarding alerts for the platform, perform testing and debugging applications if there is any issue. The candidate is also required to own the release management activities.


Primary Skills / Must have:

  • 8+ years of professional experience in building applications in Java/Scala (Functional Programming), Spring, basic HTML, Apache Velocity template scripting and other open source technologies.
  • 5+ years of experience in database access layer frameworks like Slick/Mybatis etc.
  • 5+ years of experience in CI/CD tools and build tools like Gradle, managing code repositories with Git.
  • 3+ years of experience in creating and consuming RESTful services.
  • 2+ years exposure to work in Unix/Linux environments.
  • Should also possess database skills (preferably DB2) to design new or alter existing table structures to satisfy specifications and requirements.
  • 2+ years of experience working in test-drive development & continuous integration model.
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.


Secondary Skills / Desired skills:

  • Exposure to performance tuning of Apache Spark application.
  • Exposure to Behavior Driven Development (Cucumber).
  • Working experience with Agile methodologies would be useful.


We Can Offer You:

  • A highly competitive compensation and benefits package
  • A multinational organization with offices in 17 countries and the possibility to work abroad
  • Laptop and a mobile phone
  • 15 days of paid annual leave
  • Maternity & Paternity leave plans
  • A comprehensive insurance plan including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and long-/short-term disability
  • Retirement savings plans
  • A higher education certification policy
  • Commuter benefits
  • Extensive training opportunities, focused on skills, substantive knowledge, and personal development
  • On-demand Udemy for Business for all Synechron employees with free access to more than 5000 curated courses
  • Coaching opportunities with experienced colleagues from our FinLabs and Center of Excellences (CoE) groups
  • Cutting edge projects at the world’s leading tier-one banks, financial institutions and insurance firms
  • A flat and approachable organization
  • An excellent working atmosphere: regular drinks, sports activities, offsite weekends with a young, dynamic team
  • A truly diverse, fun-loving and global work culture


Company Information

At Synechron, we believe in the power of digital to transform businesses for the better. Our global consulting firm combines creativity and innovative technology to deliver industry-leading digital solutions. Synechron's progressive technologies and optimization strategies span end-to-end Consulting, Design, Cloud, Data, and Engineering, servicing an array of noteworthy financial services and technology firms. Through research and development initiatives in our Fin Labs we develop solutions for modernization, from Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence to Data Science models, Digital Underwriting, mobile-first applications and more. Over the last 20+ years, our company has been honored with multiple employer awards, recognizing our commitment to our talented teams. With top clients to boast about, Synechron has a global workforce of 14,000+, and has 40 offices in 17 countries within key global markets.

Dice Id : 10111699
Position Id : 6496019
Originally Posted : 3 years ago

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