Who we are looking for Charles River Development (CRD) based out of the Burlington (MA) office is hiring a Senior Java Software Engineer to join our well-established group and help drive product development initiatives. This is an opportunity to work within a very strong engineering team and help to develop challenging new products in the financial space.
Why this role is important to us The team you will be joining plays an important role in the overall success of the organization. Across the globe, institutional investors rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. To make that happen we need teams like yours to help navigate employees and the organization as a whole. In your role you will strive for cutting-edge solutions, that are straightforward and scalable. You will help us build resilience and execute day to day deliverables at our best. Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.
What you will be responsible for As Senior Software Engineer you will
Influence and impact the architecture, standards, and design of key product initiatives for applications in Java services.
Contribute as a Sr. Individual contributor within a team of top engineers
Work in a dynamic, fast-paced, Agile team environment
What we value These skills will help you succeed in this role
Extensive Java n-tier application experience
Hands-on experience with Web Services (C#/.Net also highly desirable)
Strong SQL skills with considerable experience in Oracle or SQL Server
Knowledge of XML/XSL
Experience with Tomcat, JBoss, Weblogic or Websphere
Strong with OO design and development
Solid grasp of algorithms, solving difficult heuristic/optimization types of problems
Experience with developing applications for the financial markets is required (Fixed Income, Trading, FX, Risk, Portfolio/Wealth Management, Market Data, FIX, etc.)
Education & Preferred Qualifications
5 to 10+ years of commercial software development, proficient in developing multi-tier solutions
BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent field
Knowledgeable of commercial software development, proficient in developing multi-tier solutions
Professional Java development experience, core Java and Multithreading
Ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to changes
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), good interpersonal skills, ability to gather and understand requirements in the financial sector (Math background highly desirable)
Has played a key role in developing and supporting commercial software products which were sold to non-technical customers in vertical markets
About State Street What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you. State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers