Java Server - Side Developer

Confidential Company  •  New York, NY

5 - 7 years experience  •  e-Commerce

$130K - $160K
Posted on 10/18/17 by Eric Howell
Confidential Company
New York, NY
5 - 7 years experience
$130K - $160K
Posted on 10/18/17 Eric Howell

Sr. Java Server-Side Developer

(Equity Server Side or Gaming Development Experience)

{Kafka, Hazelcast, Real time SOA, Rest API}

Full Time/Perm

Downtown NYC




Senior Java Developer be joining a team of top server engineers that design and build online applications for its customers.

The right candidate will be challenged to help propel the firm to the top tier of of their industry through adoption and application of the latest in the Server side, Real Time Analytics and Big Datatechnology, such as high scalable cloud based infrastructure, stream analysis and machine learning.

The person will be a key contributor to aspects of design and delivery of all Server Systems, Services and Data Stores.  



Technical expertise – Architecture & Systems Development a. Deep expertise in and experience with Java server-side development, real time SOA and micro services architecture (6 years+)

Expertise with REST API Concepts and Dropwizard/Jersey Framework, low-level networking (TCP stack) and Netty Framework 

5+ years of design and delivery of high volume highly available back end infrastructures – Telcos / Trading / AdTech systems, etc.

Excellent understanding of enterprise architecture patterns, UML.

Gaming or Equitytrading server-side experience is a big plus 

Demonstrated experience delivering systems at large scale using Kafka and Hazelcast

In depth understanding of the Distributed System Concepts: Leadership, Consensus, In-Sync Replicas, Partitioning

6+ years of hands on Java development, strong familiarity with C / C++

Strong understanding of key security concepts and patterns

Excellent understanding of enterprise and mobile facing systems architecture


Technical Expertise - Data Management:

Experience building systems using Apache Bean, Google DataFlow or Kafka stream analysis. 

Experience with SQL and No-SQL DBs, specifically with Cassandra and MySQL

Experience with Client and / or Google Big Data tools is highly desirable. 


Systems Operational Maturity: 

Experience building operationally mature, well instrumented, very highly scalable, highly available, secure systems

Experience with Build Automation Tools: Gradle, Jenkins, Nexus, Docker Image Repositories

Experience with Google Cloud Platform, Kubernetes, Docker, DataDog, Stackdriver d. Excellent understanding of SDLC, Java development and continuous integration best practices.

Expertise with Jira and Confluence a big plus.


The interview process will start with a phone interview and then lead to an in-person interview.


The position is not a remote position. This person will have to work onsite.


US Citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply, we are unable to sponsor H1B candidates at this time.

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