Scala Developer - Top Investment Bank

Location: New York, USA Salary: US$150000 - US$180000 per annum
Sector: Banking IT Type: Permanent

A large Global Investment Bank based in NYC is seeking an experienced level individual who has a strong aptitude for Scala and functional programming. The ideal candidate would be able to work in Scala but knowing other languages such as Java with exposure to Scala, F#, Haskell or Clojure (or any other functional programming language) is acceptable. This individual should be a savvy motivated software engineer who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

He/she will be working on a global team dedicated to developing a world-class analytics system used across multiple areas (equities, fixed income, etc.). They will assist in full-cycle development from design to deployment using new analytics technologies like Spark, Impala and Hive. These projects will facilitate revenue-generating operations, risk management and advisory services for the bank.

Skills and Experience

  • 3-4 years of professional development experience in Scala or Java.
  • Bachelors in Computer Science or related discipline.
  • Experience with application architecture and design.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to think on your feet.
  • Experience in Hadoop ecosystems.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in teams.

Nice To Haves:

  • Development experience within the financial industry.
  • Experience with distributed systems.

If any of these interest you, please email me a copy of your resume and a good time to speak.

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