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Senior Web Application Java Developer/PL/SQL/REST/SOAP/ /Unix/Linux

Placement Valley
Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
$111,000 - $140,000
January 23, 2017

About Job

Job title: Senior Web Application Java Developer

Job type: Full Time

Job function: Information Technology

Industry: Financial Services

Experience level: Mid-senior

Education level: Bachelor’s degree

Job classification: Professionals

Compensation: $111,000 - $140,000

Location: Greenwich, CT

Zip code:06836

Skills: full stack, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, java, SQL, Unix, Linux, jQuery, JSON, AJAX, REST, SOAP, OOP

Experience required:4 Years

Relocation assistance: Yes

Visa requirement: US Citizen, Green card holder, transfer existing H1-B visa

Number of positions:1

Job Description


We are seeking a Java Software Developer for our Web Development Group to participate in all phases of the development cycle for our customer facing systems.


The successful candidate will design, develop, maintain web-based applications and programs for our online brokerage services. The Web Application Developer will maintain large-multi-tiered web applications to support our customer registration and account management systems. Duties for this position will also include the design, development, support of Oracle database schemas, PL/SQL packages, scheduled batch processing, Java applications and servers. A successful candidate must be highly analytical and adept at solving complex problems.


•Master’s degree preferred or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics

•Minimum of 3 years of experience in Java technologies (Java Servlets and JSP)

•Strong knowledge of SQL, Database design, PL/SQL, Object-Oriented Programming and Java

•Deep functional knowledge or hands on design experience with Web Services (REST, SOAP, etc.)

•Exposure to jQuery, JSON, AJAX fundamentals

•Experience designing single page applications using frameworks like AngularJS

•Exposure to UNIX/Linux

•Strong fundamental knowledge of SQL and relational database design

•Problem solver, attention to details, fast learner

•Self-motivated and directed

Job Insight:

• At this point the client will no longer be able to consider CPT/OPT candidates. Will continue to consider H1b (must be on first H1b with at least 3 years left. If on second H1b must have i140 approved).

• Must have BA, MA or PHD in EE, Math, Physics, CS. MS or PhD from US University preferred!

• Not looking for candidates coming from consulting background.

• This candidate will be working with the Sales and Marketing team. Will be spending 60% of the time on front end development (CSS, HTML, JavaScript, JAVA) and 40% on backend.

• This is a mid-level to senior position. Will consider someone with 3 years of experience in backend and 1-2 years in front end and would like to spend more time on front end.

Interview process:

1. Candidate will receive an email with 4 links.

-screening questions

-employment application

-PI test -2 questions

-coding test (1-1.5hours)

2. Phone screen with manager

3. If local - in person

If not local - a) 2nd phone screen

- b) in person (will fly the candidate in)

*the in-person interview will consist of math and code test and meeting with the manager.

Company description

Firm is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut and has approximately 960 employees in its offices in the USA, Switzerland, Canada, Hong Kong, UK, Australia, Hungary, Russia, Japan, India, China and Estonia. It is regulated by the SEC, FINRA, NYSE, FCA and other regulatory agencies around the world.

It is the largest U.S. broker, measured by trades, offering direct-access electronic trade execution and clearing for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. It serves more than 330 thousand customers in trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world. The firm leverages highly automated systems it builds for all aspects of its business to maintain a low-cost base as the business expands. The business is in a stage of rapid growth.

Its market capitalization is in excess of $12 billion. In addition to electronic brokerage services, the Group’s market maker companies trade in equities and exchange-listed equity derivative products around the world. The group plays an important role in trading and brokerage worldwide; executing, clearing, settling and accounting for over one million trades per day. The Group’s options volume makes up approximately 9% of all listed equity options worldwide. This group and its affiliates execute nearly 1,000,000 trades per day.

Mohit Gandhi


Placement Valley

Phone: 702-475-5987