• Senior Java Developer

    Job Locations US-CA-Menlo Park
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1/15/2019 8:25 AM)
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  • Who We Are

    More than 30 years ago, E*TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.

    About the Role



    We are looking for someone who is highly motivated and passionate about building the best quality product in the most efficient way, by bringing changes and innovations to our applications and architectures. The Senior Java Developer is viewed as a mid to senior developer in applications development who can work on the complex projects requiring specialized technical knowledge. They are able to work with the technical leads to solve complex application development tasks. They additionally coordinate with users to determine requirements and ensure that system improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency.


    • Design and develop Java based applications.
    • Codes, tests, debugs, documents and implements complex software applications.
    • Creates prototypes.
    • Interface with product team to gather requirements.
    • Escalate and communicate issues to manager.
    • Resolve issues that other junior team members are unable to solve.
    • Provide technical solutions to problems encountered in the team.
    • Review the work done by other team members to make sure it adheres to the standards.
    • Makes well-thought-out decisions on complex or ambiguous application development issues.
    • Coordinates with users to determine requirements.
    • Ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency.





    • Minimum 5-6 years of experience in Java and J2EE technologies



    • Experience with ORM framework (Hibernate) and JPA
    • Service Oriented Architecture / Web Services – SOAP / REST
    • Strong working knowledge on Oracle/Sybase
    • Expertise in agile and scrum development cycles
    • Markup Languages - XML/JSON
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Java UI technologies - SWT/JavaFx
    • Cross trained in C/C++ & Perl
    • Expertise in Spring based frameworks
    • Financial domain knowledge


    We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit https://www.etradecareers.com/why-work-at-etrade/employee-benefits/ to learn more about the opportunities.

    E*TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


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