$80K — $100K *
The Markit Corporate Actions service is a best-in-class centralized source of validated corporate action announcements for nearly three million equities, fixed income, and structured finance securities across global markets. MCA services customers as a single source that streamlines operations for the collection, validation and dissemination of corporate actions.
We are looking for a Developer to join the development team, to design and implement the next generation of features for the application as well as support clients in their implementation phase. The role offers extensive business and technical challenges in a highly dynamic and collaborative work environment. A passion for quality and a sense of pride in your work are an absolute must for the role. We work in niche business domain is highly complex, and an interest in the business domain is a necessity for the role. The role offers the right candidate opportunities to take ownership of components within the system.
What You'll Do
Ownership of the implementation (estimation, breakdown of tasks) for business functional specifications through the full software development lifecycle. Ownership of maintenance and support issues as they come up during the project lifecycle pre and post go-live. Provide technical assistance to other teams – support, QA, business analysis. Ability to work with remote team in a geographically distributed development model. Evaluate, apply & adoption of new technologies and tools within the Development team and across the organisation to provide productivity, efficiency and scalability benefits. Collaborate and share technical and business knowledge to members of the Development and wider organisation. Agent of constant improvement – within development and across organization.
What You Need to Get the Job Done
Education and experience
B Tech./ M Tech / MCA degree in an IT/ Computer Science or related course is a prerequisite
Strong inter-personal skills required. Ability to multitask and prioritize work
Working knowledge in one of the J2EE - Application Servers listed below Weblogic, IBM Websphere, JBoss / Tomcat with good knowledge in Java 6/7/8.
Working knowledge of one of the Messaging Systems listed below: JMS, MQ, Tibco.is an added advantage
Demonstrates ability to implement new web service clients (bottom-up and top-down approaches) and compose/use other web services.
Uses best practices during web services implementations and works with the following standards: WS-I standards (interoperability), Java API for XML-based RPC (JAX-RPC), JAX WS, REST, SOAP, WSDL, and UDDI.
Beginner level proficiency in Oracle - (PL/SQL)
Diagnosis skills & knowledge of refactoring techniques is an added advantage. Understands J2EE design patterns, GoF, GRASP and other design patterns. Tooling/Testing
Knowledge of Unit testing using JUNIT, TestNG, Cactus or mock objects
Working knowledge in SVN, branching, code management
Demonstrates ability to use an IDE.
Understands fundamentals of JVM memory management,
Knowledge of Agile development methodology
Aware of Test Driven Development & Continuous Integration
Proven communication skills, problem-solving skills, and knowledge of development best practices are critical to successful performance in this role
Ability to collaborate in a team environment. Experience in Agile development methodology is preferred.
Valid through: 4/27/2021