UBS Financial Services Java Lead (Java, REST, HTML 5) in Weehawken, New Jersey

Your role:

Are you passionate about bringing systems to life? Do you have a curious nature, always interested in how to innovate? We're looking for someone like that to help us in:

  • Hands-on development, testing, deployment and supporting IB research applications using Java, HTML 5, React JS, REST API, streaming services, SQL, Unix and related bank supported technologies.

  • Lead and work with other team members (dev, QA, business), following Agile SDLC process.

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), possess an ownership mentality, are willing to be a leader in future.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You'll be working in the Advisory Technology group in Weehawken, NJ. We develop technologies for Sales and Management across the full breadth of the Investment Bank, supporting Client Relationship Management (CRM), Client analytics and Client Revenue Reporting.

The portfolio of projects includes an Oracle Revenue data warehouse with associated data marts; an analytical environment using QlikView; a reporting suite using Business Objects; and a large interactive Flex based application with a backbone of TIBCO EMS and Java services supporting 4000+ global users, a major component of the externally marketed UBS Neo advertised in the national press. The focus for this role is to develop interactive Eclipse Vertex/React telephony and email applications used internally by Research Analysts and Sales teams.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • 9+ years of experience in Java and related technology stack.

  • Strong server side Java 8 Skills, REST Web services and Eclipse Vertex framework, Hands-on experience in developing with React/Flux and HTML5, Solid understanding and strong advocate of agile software development and modern software development practices (automated testing, continuous integration, TDD, relative estimation, specification by example etc.)

  • Experience mentoring junior developers and lead Agile development

  • Nice to Have : Reactive Programming experience


You Are:

  • Proficient in SQL and Oracle PL/SQL and performance optimization

  • Curious, questioning mind

  • Experience with caching tools (Hazelcast is plus)

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 177558BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Java Lead (Java, REST, HTML 5)

City: Weehawken

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)