Senior Associate, Software Engineering: Java
What You'll Do:
This role supports and works collaboratively with business analysts, team leads and development team. A contributor in developing scalable and resilient hybrid and Cloud-based data solutions supporting critical financial market clearing and risk activities; collaborate with other developers, architects, and product owners to support enterprise transformation into a data-driven organization. The Senior Associate Software Engineer will be a team player and work well with business, technical and non-technical professionals in a project environment.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.
Support the application development of big data application for business requirements in agreed architecture framework and Agile environment
Thoroughly analyze requirements, develops, tests, and documents software quality to ensure proper implementation
Follows agreed upon SDLC procedures to ensure that all information system products and services meet: both explicit and implicit quality standards, end-user functional requirements, architectural standards, performance requirements, audit requirements, security rules are upheld, and external facing reporting is properly represented
Performs application and project risk analysis and recommends quality improvements
Assists Production Support by providing advice on system functionality and fixes as required.
Communicates in a clear and concise manner all time delays or defects in the software immediately to appropriate team members and management
Experience with resolving security vulnerabilities
The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.
2-3+ years of experience in building high speed, data-centric solutions is required
2-3+ years of experience with Java 8+ is required
Experience with distributed message brokers Kafka, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, Amazon Kinesis, etc. Kafka is required
Experience following Git workflows is required
Experience with cloud technologies and migrations is required
Experience developing and delivering technical solutions using public cloud service providers like Amazon, Google is required
Experience writing unit and integration tests with testing frameworks like Junit, Citrus is required
Experience working with various types of databases like Relational, NoSQL, Object-based, Graph is required
Working knowledge of DevOps tools. Eg. Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Kubernetes, Helm and CI/CD pipeline etc.
Familiarity with monitoring related tools and frameworks like Splunk, ElasticSearch, Prometheus, AppDynamics
Experience (including internal workings of Java) in Java 8+ is required.
Experience with performance optimization, profiling, and memory management.
Experience working with various types of databases like Relational, NoSQL, Object-based, Graph.
Education and/or Experience:
BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field required.
Certificates or Licenses:
• OCP Java SE 8 Programmer Certification is preferred
• AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Level is preferred
Who We Are
The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) is the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization. Founded in 1973, OCC is dedicated to promoting stability and market integrity by delivering clearing and settlement services for options, futures and securities lending transactions. As a Systemically Important Financial Market Utility (SIFMU), OCC operates under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. OCC has more than 100 clearing members and provides central counterparty (CCP) clearing and settlement services to 19 exchanges and trading platforms. More information about OCC is available at www.theocc.com.
What We Offer
A highly collaborative and supportive environment developed to encourage work-life balance and employee wellness. Some of these components include:
Tuition Reimbursement to support your continued education
Student Loan Repayment Assistance
Technology Stipend allowing you to use the device of your choice to connect to our network while working remotely.
Generous PTO and Parental leave
Competitive health benefits including medical, dental and vision
When you find a position you're interested in, click the 'Apply' button. Please complete the application and attach your resume.
You will receive an email notification to confirm that we've received your application.
If you are called in for an interview, a representative from OCC will contact you to set up a date, time, and location.
OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
- Dallas, TX
- Full Time Regular
- Posted: Nov. 09, 2023
How to Apply
Step 1 - When you find a position you're interested in, click the 'Apply' button. Please complete the application and attach your resume.
Step 2 - You will receive an email notification to confirm that we've received your application.
Step 3 - If you are called in for an interview, a representative from OCC will contact you to set up a date, time, and location.
OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Numerous studies have shown that people from groups that are traditionally under-represented in financial services apply to jobs only if they believe they meet 100% of the requirements. We want to break down this mindset to further diversify our workforce.
We encourage you to review our open positions and apply if you think your experience may be a match, even if you do not meet all of the qualifications. Your perspective may be an element we need to continue building innovative solutions to support the markets and market participants we serve.
OCC is a globally recognized entity that clears a multitude of diverse and sophisticated products. We want to reflect this in the diversity of our workforce.