Job Description

Reference # : 17-03629Title : Scala Developer
Location : New York, NY
Position Type : Direct Placement
Experience Level : Start Date : 04/12/2017
Description
Scala Developer

Be a part of creating the right solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Scala Developer for our client in New York, NY.

Eclaro’s client is one of the world's largest financial institutions, committed to providing the tools and services that bridge the gap between customers and their goals. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

The Scala Developer will work within the CMOT (Controls, Middle Office, and Finance Technology) organization and will focus on strategic projects, delivering change for our securities operations stakeholders. We are looking for exceptional developers to help build out the client’s strategic controls framework (GCM – Global Controls Manager) using their web and distributed computing stack.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
As a Scala Developer, you will help drive technical standards.
  • Work with the business to determine feature requirements;
  • Research and implement industry best practices and apply them to a rapidly evolving application involving big data volumes flowing through to the web
  • Develop, enhance, modify and/or maintain applications in the Global Markets environment
  • Design, code, test, debug, and document programs as well as support activities for the corporate systems architecture
  • Work closely with business partners in defining requirements for system applications

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • In-depth knowledge of capital markets products and development tools and languages
  • Tech experience, preferably in investment banking
  • Strong experience and programming skills in SCALA
  • Ability to and manage high-level risk
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team environment- be clearly recognized as a content expert by peers
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven expertise in the following areas:
o Hadoop ecosystem, in particular Spark and HDFS, and/or NoSQL (Redis/ElasticSearch/Solr)
o Designing and implementing large scale distributed systems
o Establishing strategies for performance & load testing and integration testing
o Linux
o Scripting and automation

The primary technologies used are Scala, AngularJS, Hadoop, Spark, Elastic Search, and SQL Server but the client will provide a supportive team-structure in which to acquire new skills.

This position requires 5-7 years of applicable experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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