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Position : Java/Web Developer(Independent Contractors Only)

Java/Web Developer
Independent Contractors Only

[Java/Web Developer, Database (Oracle/MySQL), Linux]

Required Technical Skills:

1. Java / Web Development :
a. Web application development on Tomcat. Including experience with configuring
application server and development environment (eclipse plugin)
b. Ability to create/modify/debug java programs that run "stand alone" and in batch.
2. Database development:
a. The Candidate should possess strong SQL skills (Oracle).
b. Ability to navigate database schema to research/create queries (Oracle).
3. Linux:
a. Ability to navigate a LINUX environment.
b. Utilize common commands/utilities and navigate file system and monitor processes.

Desired (optional) technical skills:
1. Java / Web Development :
a. Experience with WAS (WebSphere) and conversion from WAS to Tomcat
b. Experience with Spring Boot application development.
2. Database development:
a. Ability to develop DML statements and tune them accordingly (Oracle)
b. Experience with Materialized Views. Development and usage (Oracle)
c. Experience with Oracle Workspace manager
3. Linux:
a. Ability to create/modify/debug UNIX shell scripts (bash, ksh, perl, etc.).
b. Ability to utilize common Linux utilities for performance monitoring and tuning.

c. Desired (Optional) Business Knowledge:
4. Investment/Financial Services experience: Ability to understand financial calculations -
payments, market values (NPV), Accounting/journal entries, etc.
5. Capital Markets Experience. A candidate who possesses familiarity with derivative products is
strongly desired (Interest Rate Derivatives, Commodity (energy) derivatives, Credit Derivatives,
and FX Options).
6. Understanding of Risk measures relating to financial products - DV01, Credit Exposure
calculations, Option risk measures (delta, gamma, theta, etc.), VaR (Value at Risk).
7. Familiarity with any the following vendor applications (or equivalents): Murex, Calypso, and