Lead Java Engineer


New York, NY

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 197 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

This job is no longer available.

Our client is a leading banking and financial services multinational, providing a full range of banking and investment options to all levels of clientele, including private wealth management and professional investment services.

They are currently looking for a highly skilled Principal Java Engineer to join a microservices development team in New York.


  • Serve as a technical leader on cross-functional projects
  • Champion quality code, design and software architecture on every project
  • Contribute to the company’s intellectual capital through IP and patent generation
  • Functionally decompose complex problems into actionable solutions
  • Understand system interdependencies
  • Drive software innovation across the organization
  • Collaborate with UX designers, product managers, technical program managers, and partner teams
  • Provide expert knowledge in scalability, enterprise architecture, and best practices
  • Research and benchmark technology solutions
  • Provide mentorship and SME resources to developers


  • Bachelors in CS, Engineering, MIS or equivalent
  • 12+ years’ experience in general software development, with over 10 on Java/J2EE technologies
  • Proven experience in delivering large-scale, high-availability systems
  • Deep technical expertise in one of: Unix system engineering, complex distributed system, or building monitoring and management tools for large-scale environments
  • Previous experience managing complex projects within critical business systems
  • An open, mentorship based approach, supporting and training a development community on complex technical issues and best practices
  • 7 or more years’ experience in a Lead role
  • Hands-on experience with the AWS environments
  • -Experience with WebSphere 7.0 or later, Spring, and Oracle 11g+
  • Knowledge of iOS/Android development and web services is a strong advantage (JSP, JavaScript, HTML5, SOAP)
  • Agile development experience