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Senior Java Developer (f/m/x) in Risk-App financial area Prague – P423

Our Client is an industry leader in Risk Services / CCP Risk Management and focuses to support the growth into new products and markets. We are looking for engineering talent for the team in Prague to solve challenging problems well. The RDS/GUI team within Risk IT develops and maintains Java services for our clients risk-application and for the new Risk Engine, for which the development started this year. The service is written in Java, running on JBoss, and embedded in a Linux environment (bash, python, MySQL). The new Risk Engine follows a cloud-centric paradigm and uses technologies such as Vert.x, Angular, Kafka, Docker, and Kubernetes.

Your tasks and responsibilities:

• Develop Java services for the new Risk Engine (mainly green-field)
• Develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve the RDS risk-software
• Work with business analysts and other teams on implementing new features
• Work with the technical maintenance team during user acceptance tests
• Manage your own project priorities, deadlines and deliverables

Required skills/qualification - You should possess and demonstrate the following:

• Advanced programming competency in Java
• Background in building distributed applications on Linux or in a cloud native stack
• Familiarity with SQL databases
• An appreciation of the challenges of building, running and maintaining a minimum downtime production system
• Interest and ability to learn, fit in collaborative working style
• Linux knowledge
• Good written and spoken English skills

Preferred skills/qualifications – the following skills will be a plus:

• Experience with messaging (AMQP or similar)
• Experience with Apache Kafka
• Experience with developing cloud native and 12factor applications
• Experience with Kubernetes on AWS or Azure
• Experience with GitHub and/or CircleCI
• Experience with bash or python scripting
• An interest or background in financial markets and risk management

Additional Information:

• Start date: 01.03.2019 or as soon as possible
• Degree of employment: Full-time
• Location: Prague


VTS Consulting GmbH
Fox Department
Schumannstraße 65
60325 Frankfurt am Main

Tel: +49-69-972059-21
Fax: +49-69-972059-26