Senior Java Developer | Financial sector | in-house | Amsterdam or Schiphol | €80000,-

Senior Java Developer | Financial sector | in-house | Amsterdam or Schiphol | €80000,-

Senior Java Developer | Financial sector | in-house | Amsterdam or Schiphol | €80000,-


Our client is one of the world’s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. They offers a range of solutions — from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world’s capital markets. Our clients can access investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles.


Job Purpose.

This position is for Java software engineers who will take place in the Global Cash Management Development team.  This team provides technology solutions to support the Fund Order Placement and Fund Information Reporting needs of Direct Investors, Financial Intermediaries and Portals.  The Development team is responsible for the full software development lifecycle from analysis to implementation as well as supporting the production environment. The candidate will have experience in delivering software solutions to time and quality. The candidate will have good written and verbal communication skills and be able to work effectively in a global team environment.


Role Responsibility.

-Working directly with Clients and internal teams to understand and align the Client business processes and needs with managed technical solutions.

-Developing applications using several architectures including multi-tier/client-server.

-Work alongside internal and external project managers, technical leads and analysts throughout the Software Development lifecycle: understanding business requirement, system design, development, testing, deployment and documentation.

-Along with team members, providing ongoing, production support on existing systems and services  and resolving operational issues while working with support and development staff located in many regions and timezones.

-Develop program logic for new applications or analyse and modify logic in existing applications.

-Code, test, debug, document, implement and maintain software applications and components.

-Demonstrate an understanding of internal systems and the financial services industry.

-Analyse requirements and translate business requirements into product designs.

-Write technical specifications and other forms of documentation.

-Conduct planning, analysis and forecasting activities to plan projects and tasks.

-Provide leadership and/or guidance to other technical professionals.


Essential Technical Skills.

-Writing clean, robust and manageable Java code – for server and client side

-Writing unit and integration tests – applying test automation

-Java EE, Spring framework, beans lifecycle, IOC/DI concepts

-Writing web applications (based on Java) using: JSP, JSF, servlets, Spring MVC and struts,

-Experience in using scripting language and scripts frameworks e.g. Javascript, Javascript frameworks (Prototype, jQuery)

-Application of software design patters

-Code debugging, problem tracing and problem solving

-XML processing and transformations with: SAX, JAXB, StAX, DOM, XPath and XSLT


Designing XSD schemas

-Writing code for distributed, multi-platform, client-server environments where concurrency and response times are crucial

-Using Hibernate, JDBC API as well as writing advanced SQL statements

-Designing, creating, debugging and maintaining web services (XML/SOAP or RESTful)


Essential Non-Technical Skills.

-Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

-Strong attention to detail and thoroughness

-Demonstrated ability to be a self-starter and learn quickly

-Excellent communication skills to enable clear articulation while working with internal teams  and Clients

-Demonstrated interest in the banking and finance sector

-Ability to work in a team-environment

-Enjoys a fast-paced, high-intensity environment



-€75k+ depending on knowledge and skills

-Yearly bonus

-Vacation pay

-26 vacation days


-Flexible working hours

-Working from home possibilities

-Lots of time to keep up to date with the latest innovations


Are you interested? Please forward your CV to or call +31 (0)6 10 29 91 58. Also, for additional questions you are welcome to get in contact.


Met vriendelijke groet/ Kind regards,



Mario John Lemmers BSc.

Service Driven Professionals | Senior IT Staffing Consultant



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