5+ years of experience
Concerned about your lack of experience? Learn More...
Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Lead JAVA API Developer
(This job is no longer available)
Grad Date

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?

Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company

Job Description

Seeking a Lead JAVA API Developer for a leading Financial Client in Chicago.

The candidate will be part of a fast-paced, agile development environment and shall be working with latest open source software.


  • Significant experience with Java development and high speed messaging APIs.
  • Extensive knowledge of distributed technologies and messaging.
  • Strong experience with Linux/Unix and Scripting languages, application containers (Tomcat).
  • At least 5 years' experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS (or Angular, ExtJS, JQuery, Bootstrap) desirable.
  • Experience with Cloud technologies (AWS, Google or Azure) and understanding of CI/CD pipelines highly desirable.
  • Experience in writing unit and automated tests.
    Strong experience with Continuous Integration tools such as Bamboo, Jenkins or other.
  • Experience with deployment and configuration tools (Chef, Docker or similar)
  • Working knowledge of SQL and relational databases, data modelling and design patterns.
  • Familiarity with Spring and Hibernate, messaging frameworks (MQ, Kafka), and productivity tools (IntelliJ/Eclipse, git, Atlassian suite) helpful.
  • Bachelor's Degree


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location