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Middleware Software Engineer (f/m/x) Investment Fund Services - IT - financial area Luxembourg – P431

Field of activity
Investment Funds Service (IFS) IT Section builds, maintains and operates a portfolio of applications which provide clients state of the art solutions to standardise fund processing, and to increase efficiency and safety in the investment funds sector. Our global funds processing platform allows for reaching all types of funds, from mutual funds to ETFs and hedge funds.

You will take responsibilities in a broad range of architecture, infrastructure and security engineering activities, covering the entire IFS IT landscape. As such, you will be a key member of the working group in charge of designing, delivering for, and supporting those areas. Your assignments will include:
• Designing, developing and delivering Application server, Web server and Messaging middleware infrastructures
• Assessing new infrastructure solutions and innovative technologies, including around public Cloud services
• Maintaining and developing Java/JavaEE integration components such as security modules and Resource Adapters, including their documentation and test suites
• Maintaining and developing the related automation frameworks and DevOps connectors, including their documentation
• Managing in autonomy the relation with the development teams to which you will be delivering middleware infrastructure
• Participating in the creation and documentation of the architecture and security of IFS systems, including for critical Internet customer-facing applications; you will also be working on the applicable processes and standards
• Working with the other group members, reporting to the group lead
• Participating in approx. 4 major production implementations each year (Saturday work)
• Interacting with the middleware software vendor’s support engineers

Qualifications/required skills:
• University Degree (or equivalent) in a computer science
• Ability to understand the challenges posed by application server infrastructures, especially in the areas of Web servicing, messaging, threading, transaction management and security
• Ability to structure and document architecture and security concepts; very good English technical writing skills
• Knowledge of installing, deploying, operating and supporting a Web application infrastructure including a Web server (Apache httpd…) and a standard Java server (RedHat JBoss EAP, Oracle Weblogic Server, Tomcat…). Knowledge of a messaging Middleware infrastructure will be an asset
• Knowledge of SSL/TLS (PKI) and certificate/key deployment
• Practical experience in the following technologies:
• Linux OS
• a Version Control System, preferably Git
• an IDE (preferably IntelliJ or Eclipse)
• XML and XML Schema
• Additional assets will be: experience with public Cloud services and APIs (preferably Microsoft Azure); experience with Apache Maven, Ansible, Ant, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, RedHat Openshift.
• Experience in the Java programming language. Experience in using or implementing Java server components (preferably with JavaEE APIs) will be an asset
• Proficiency in written and spoken English; French and German language skills will be an asset

• Fulltime (100%)
• Start: ASAP
• Duration: 3 months with possible extension
• Location: Luxembourg


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