Hadoop Java Developer

Hadoop Java Developer

Whippany, NJ 07981 2016-10-21 - –

Barclays Barclays

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. Please visit our website here for more information.

Compliance Transformation is a business transformation group sitting under the Function Transformation department within Operations & Technology. Compliance Transformation is about transforming the way we deliver innovative business solutions to our clients. Our ambition is to own end to end accountability for the business solutions we provide. We will achieve this by becoming a world class business transformation team focused on business outcomes.

Overall purpose of role: For the Electronic Communications (eComms) Surveillance programme, a Java/Hadoop developer is required to help with rolling out the next generation machine learning, natural language processing (NLP), cognitive computing platform. The focus will also be on migration of models from the legacy platform to the next generation platform and subsequent decommission of the legacy platform.

Key Accountabilities and Skills required:

o Development of new applications and enhancements to existing applications. Translate functional and technical requirements into Technology solutions. Estimate level of effort required to develop code that meets acceptance criteria. Integrate components while pulling together data from various sources. Ensure code written meets firm-wide standards. Conduct peer reviews and provide documented constructive feedback. Level 3 support and production release support.

o Stakeholder management and leadership. Must be able to work with global (UK, US and India) and multi-disciplinary (3rd party, contractors and Barclays) delivery teams.

o Decision making and problem solving. Excellent analytical skills and an appetite for problem-solving and delivery.

Your Skills and Qualifications will include

Basic Qualifications:

o Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

o 3+ years of hands on experience in Java technologies including Spring, JMS, jBPM, Hibernate

o Hands on experience with Restful Services

o 3+ years of experience in Relational Databases like Oracle, SQL Server and PL/SQL

o 3+ years of experience in the Unix environment

o 2+ years of experience working in an Agile and Lean environment

o Experience with Big Data technologies like Hadoop, Spark, MongoDB, RainStor.

Preferred Qualifications:

o Certifications in Java and Big Data Technologies

o Good understanding of the DevOps process and experience with the tools that support automation.

o Experience with Scala, Groovy, Python, Ruby, Perl & Regular Expressions

o Ability to understand business requirements and develop software solutions.

o Strong data analysis skills and ability to present the findings to the business users.

o Quick learner; strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to deal with numerous tasks simultaneously and with frequently changing priorities.

o Ability to design, write and execute test cases in an automated fashion.

o Financial Services and Compliance Technology background is highly preferred.

o Demonstrable ability to communicate and build relationships with members of the business and technology communities.

o Strong written and verbal communication skills

o Must be independent and creative in approach to problems and issues; assertive, tenacious, proactive

The Benefits: Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our employees. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits that include a competitive salary and all the tools, technology and support you need to succeed.

Our Culture: Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. For more detailed information, please visit our dedicated Diversity and Inclusion site here.

EEO statement*

It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.*

Risk and Control: All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards

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