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Sr. Java Developer - 91824

Jun 21, 2022
New York
GFT Technologies SE

Sr. Java Developer – Contract


GFT Group  New York, New York, United States


Hybrid Position to work from NYC


The new GFT Sr. Java Developer would be responsible for driving the continued development and implementation of the software platform.  The individual must be a hands-on developer with 10+ years of experience in delivering enterprise-level systems.  The developer would initially be responsible for supporting and enhancing the existing legacy Java enterprise application and other Java written components of the platform.


As the developer becomes an expert on the existing environment, they will eventually start developing for the new platform, both in Java and C# (no prior experienced required).  The candidate will be developing prototypes for next generation components to extend platform architecture, solve complex business problems, and extend business functionality.


The right candidate will be highly motivated and a great communicator, who is driven by creative, conceptual intelligence, and a continuing desire for self-improvement.




Minimum of 10 years of hands-on core Java and J2EE web application development experience


Solid understanding of object-oriented design, design patterns, and software development best practices


Experience with the Java Enterprise stack (e.g. EJB, JPA, JSF) is required


Minimum of 5 years of experience with Hibernate or other ORM technology


Understanding of dependency injection frameworks


Strong SQL knowledge and development with any of the RDBMS platforms


Front-end development experience with JavaScript frameworks such as AngularJS


Experience using build tools such as Maven and Ant


Solid experience in unit testing


Proven ability to work independently at designing, developing and delivering solutions

Relevant academic degree in computer science or a quantitative field


Excellent written and verbal communication skills



Desired Skills:


Strong foundation in object-oriented design and enterprise architecture, including design patterns


JBoss J2EE technology stack: Seam, RichFaces, Hibernate, etc.


JBoss 4 application server




Experience developing Restful APIs


Experience in modern MVC web frameworks


Financial applications experience, such as accounting and treasury systems, is a plus



What we can do for you

  • Competitive Base Salary Based on Experience plus metric based performance bonus
  • Competitive Benefits
  • Excellent Company Culture with Individual Development Plans to map out your career growth
  • Professional Development Training
  • An opportunity to work in a global environment
  • Open door policy with management
  • Opportunity to work in a global environment with diverse teams built with colleagues from around the world
  • Opportunity to work with technology industry leaders in the financial services environment
  • Opportunity to work for big name clients in capital markets and industry
  • Open door policy with management



Diversity & Inclusion Statement:


At GFT we  are committed  to  cultivating,  fostering,  and  preserving  a  culture  of  diversity, equity and inclusion. We want to attract, recruit, develop and retain the most talented employees, regardless of their  background.  We  are  guided  by  our  values  in  everything  we  do, and  recognize  that being  a  diverse  and  inclusive  employer  helps  us  fulfill  our social responsibility  to  make  a difference.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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