Back-end Developer (Java, Linux/Unix)

Job ID 21120
Job Type
Skillhouse Contract
Salary
500,000 ~ 565,000 JPY per month
Japanese Level
None
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo
Job Type
Skillhouse Contract
Salary
500,000 ~ 565,000 JPY per month
Japanese Level
None
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo

Description

One of the largest Japanese securities firm, with a strong global presence across the globe, is seeking a Back-end Developer (Java, Linux/Unix) (Mid/Senior level).

 

Responsibilities

-Contribute to the development, maintenance, and infrastructure migration of Japanese domestic applications, and take responsibility for testing and rollout of these migration/rewrite projects.

-Interact with the business (Fixed income Trading), other technology teams, as well as other corporate departments such as PC, Finance, and Compliance, to understand their issues and deliver solutions that meet their needs.

-Provide 2nd and 3rd-level production support for Japan domestic apps for managing position and risk, and contribute to the delivery of enhancement requests raised by users on these applications.

-Conduct impact analysis and implement market changes and regulatory changes across legacy apps.

-Take full ownership of application releases, and regression tests, and adopt automation, DevOps, and IT transformation into the legacy apps wherever possible, without affecting the stability of these apps.

 

 

【Company Details】

The largest Japanese securities firm, headquartered in Tokyo and with regional offices in Hong Kong, London, and New York, employing about 26,000 staff worldwide , providing services & products covering equities, fixed income, foreign exchange & other investment products & services.

 

【Working Hours】

Mon - Fri. 8:40 - 17:40

 

【Holidays】

Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, etc.

 

【Services / Benefits】
Skillhouse benefits, Social insurance, Transportation Fee, No smoking indoors allowed (Designated smoking area), etc.

 

Required Skills

- Hands-on development experience in JAVA, & Spring on Linux, with scripting skills in Perl/Shell

- Strong database skills (MS SQL/Sybase/other)

- Strong problem-solving and debugging skills

- High level of initiative and a strong sense of ownership

- Experience delivering high-quality code in a dynamic development environment, showing result-driven and the ability to succeed within a disciplined, high-productivity, low-overhead development process

 

Preferred Skills

- Strong understanding of SDLC and best practices, distributed transaction processing, and experience in analysing and defining technical requirements from business documentation.

- Previous experience in software development within the financial industry, and knowledge of the Fixed Income domain is advantageous.

Familiarity with C/C

- Proficiency in DevOps, Cloud, and Automation frameworks