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Java Principal Architect

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Category: Data, Software Engineering
Company Description: Leading Global Investor Services and Wealth Management Firm
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 10021

Job Description:




Client Technology Solutions (CTS) has a mission to provide our business partners with technology based solutions that enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions maintained on a stable and secure infrastructure, and to provide our employees with the tools and means to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.


CTS is seeking an experienced IT architect with a proven track record to develop the next generation global cash management services platform.


Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Assessing current state architectures and developing target state blueprints and transformational roadmaps to achieve strategic organizational objectives.
  • Defining application components, platforms, interfaces, and development tools.
  • Participating in the evaluation and implementation of vendor software and tools.
  • Providing technical guidance to cross-functional, cross-platform application development teams.
  • Acting as a consultant and subject matter expert to influence development strategies.
  • Participating in mapping the technology-independent business architectures to the chosen technology platform and infrastructures.
  • Helps resolve high-impact, moderately complex system problems affecting multiple applications or across multiple platforms using the appropriate debugging tools and techniques such as probes, animators, traces, sniffers and dumps.
  • Conducting reviews and analyzes organizational needs to make strategic recommendations regarding the development and implementation of application platforms and services.
  • Staying abreast of the latest technology infrastructures and development processes in the industry and marketplace.
  • Determining application technical infrastructure components such as specific databases, programming languages, utilities, testing approach, and tools.
  • Advocating for change to deliver innovative solutions that meet client needs.




  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred.
  • Ten to twelve (10-12) years of experience in enterprise architecture, analysis, design, and hands-on application development is required.
  • Experience in the financial services industry is a plus.
  • Knowledge of the Agile methodology for Software Development (prefer Scrum) a plus.
  • Experience working closely with offshore staff is a must.
  • Deep understanding of the software development life cycle.
  • Experience with complex system integration projects.
  • Experience working with business analysts, project managers and technical architects in multiple geographical areas and off-shore time zones.
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent problem solver and self-starter.
  • Able to articulate and summarize complex solutions through technical discussions.
  • Can work collaboratively to perform complex troubleshooting, root-cause analyses, and solution development.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), ability to work in a team environment.


Technical Skills:              

  • Java 8
  • Test-driven development: Junit, FitNesse
  • J2EE / Tomcat
  • Spring: MVC, REST, Data, Boot
  • Messaging - JMS / MQ
  • Source control - Git (preferred) or SVN
  • Confluence / Jira Agile Tools
  • Extensive experience in Core Java concepts such as JavaBeans, Collections Frameworks, and Multi-threading etc.
  • Expertise in developing applications using EJB, JSP, Servlets, JDBC, JNDI, HTML, JavaScript, AJAX, XML.
  • Proficient in using XML Suite of Technologies (XML, XSL, XSLT, DTD, XML Schema, SAX, DOM).


Preferred Technical Skills:

  • Jenkins
  • Maven
  • UI: Javascript, Angular, Bootstrap
  • Agile/Scrum



All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.

Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.

Contact Recruiter
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

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