Java Developer (financial Messaging And Scalable Enterprise-grade Applications)

Employment Type:Contract
Schedule:Start Date: 1/1/2019
Job Location:Lugano Switzerland
English Description:

Your role


We are looking for a Java Developer with experience in financial messaging and building scalable enterprise-grade applications.


Your team


You’ll be working in the Global Messaging and Screening Capability Unit of Group Technology in Manno as part of a talented software team that works on mission-critical applications.

Java developer roles and responsibilities include managing Java/Java EE application development while providing expertise in the full software development lifecycle, from concept to design and testing

Your main role will be developing in JAVA coupled with data transformations through a product called Volante specializing in financial messaging and interfacing into multiple banking applications and technologies.


 You will also

  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications
  • Prepare and produce releases of software components
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review
  • Knowledge of SWIFT message types MT1XX, MT2XX and the equivalent of the ISO20022 standard
  • Knowledge of Mainframe environments and Cobol programming
  • Software development experience preferably in the financial industry (Java & J2EE) would be a benefit
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills (you know how to figure things out)
  • 5+years of experience as software engineer


 You are:


– expert in software engineering with a strong focus on operational stability, security and application resilience

– an excellent communicator, with strong interpersonal skills

– a flexible, resilient team player with a positive attitude

– known for your can-do attitude when tackling daily tasks

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • Proven hands-on Software Development experience
  • Proven working experience in Java development
  • Hands on experience in designing and developing applications using Java EE platforms
  • Object Oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.
  • Profound insight of Java and JEE internals (Classloading, Memory Management, Transaction management etc)
  • Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies (JPA2, Hibernate)
  • Experience in the Spring Framework
  • Volante and messaging mapping or transformation experience
  • Experience as a Sun Certified Java Developer
  • Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MVC)
  • Experience with test-driven development