Sr Java Developer to build a centralized framework for analysis of derivative trades using Java and Springboot -31061

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Aug 28, 2023
Job End Date: Nov 27, 2023
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 131607
Location: Toronto
Location Address: Hybrid (1-2x per week), King Street 
Contract Duration: 3 month initial + 6 month renewal (funding cycle)
Number of Positions: 1

Story Behind the Need
• Business group: GWRT - Derivatives and Structured Product Technology
• Project: PeakXV folder system - building a centralized framework for analysis of derivative trades
• Reason for request: Backfill

Typical Day in Role
• Reviewing and refactoring the scope of existing microservices to generate microservices with proper design patterns
• Expose folder management endpoints to enable other systems to use the folder analytics functionalities
• Write microservices to expose a trade feed API through Kafka
• Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications
• Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts
• Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution
• Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area
• Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
• Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner

Must Have Skills:
  • 10+ years’ experience with Java SpringBoot
  • 3-4+ years’ experience using Apache Kafka
  • 1-2+ recent years’ experience using Kubernetes
  • Advanced experience writing SQL queries

Nice-To-Have Skills:
  • Hands-on recent experience using Elastic Search is an asset
  • Capital markets knowledge/experience, including derivative trading
  • CI/CD pipeline experience
  • Ansible is an asset

Soft Skills:
• Written and verbal communication
• Analytical skills
• Proactive
• Team player