Java Developer - Financial Calculations

Company: Kforce Technology ( Learn More )

General Information
US-TX-Austin
$60,000.00 - $130,000.00 /Year
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Full-Time
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Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is searching for a Java Developer - Financial Calculations in Austin, TX. The development team is looking for Java developers to improve and extend their calculation engine into new international markets.Primary Responsibilities:
  • Learn the tax code and financial product regulations of their international markets
  • Build reusable, extendable, efficient financial calculation models
  • Continuously improve code maintainability and calculation engine performance
  • Support service API development for calculation engine integration
  • What the client offers:
  • A fun and relaxed environment in a small but profitable and stable company
  • Opportunity to learn about the financial services industry in the US, UK, Ireland, Canada, Europe, and Asia
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Full family medical and dental insurance
  • Opportunity for some international travel if desired
  • Job Requirements

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • 3+ years of development experience a must; Java experience preferred
    • Experience with object oriented languages and design patterns
    • Basic understanding of financial products and their taxation principles
    • Quant or software development experience within the financial service industry desired
    • Desire to learn detailed nuances of worldwide financial products and taxation regimes
    • Talent to create simplified solutions for complex problems
    • Strong communication skills and engaging personality
    • Ability to interface directly with outside non-programmer subject matter experts
    • Self-starter who takes initiative and helps to define the product design
    • Comfortable working in a non-structured Agile development environment
    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.