Senior Java Developer - Post-trade Management

Are you sick of having to work stupidly long hours to get recognition and career development? Wouldn't you love to work with a great team of smart, like-minded people who want to work hard and do well but to have a great time whilst doing so? Wouldn't it be awesome to not have to deal with politics but just to turn up each day, do great work with your wonderful team and then go home? We feel exactly the same way and so are delighted to tell you that we're hiring!

Our New York office is looking for a senior Java developer to join our team and work on a greenfield project that will deliver a next-generation back office system for a major custodial bank. The platform will be delivered with a modern technology stack throughout. This includes a reactive HTML5 front-end and Java back-end. Adaptive has unique experience delivering similar platforms and the person in this role will be crucial to leveraging that internal knowledge and driving the delivery directly in partnership with the client and their senior management.

You will be:

Working alongside your Adaptive BA's, PM's and developers
Driving the delivery of this trading platform
Required skills and experience:

Significant, professional server-side software development experience
Familiarity with Spring Boot and REST APIs
Experience developing Back Office financial systems, E-Trading, SWIFT, IBM mqSeries etc
Exposure to custodial processes and repos (repurchase agreements) and collateral management a plus
Solid experience in object-oriented programming in Java. Java 8 required; Java 9/10/11 exposure is a plus
General knowledge of data injection/inversion of control
Even-tempered and able to remain focused on solving production issues when they arise
Experience working in an Agile environment (Scrum, Kanban)

BSc/MSc in Computer Science or equivalent
Excellent communication skills
Language: English (fluent)

Must be able to work for Any US employer
Experience working with distributed team

What we offer in return:

No politics
No cumbersome hierarchy: our teams feel free to speak up, to make suggestions and raise concerns
Collaborative team environment: we all work together, respect each other and pitch in
Smart, welcoming and motivated colleagues
Great work/life balance

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