Java Developer - DLT Platform

Employer: IHS Markit
  • Internet - eCommerce
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 19.02.2020

    The Developer is required to develop and support the new DLT services as a part of shared services platform.

    The role involves hands on development and support of the systems, working with distributed team. Good understanding of current Blockchain technologies (particularly Ethereum) and a knowledge of the finance domain will be a plus.

    Duties & accountability

    • Responsible for timely and Quality delivery.
    • Support the Production, Simulation, QA and Development environments.
    • Work as a part of the team to design, develop and support the DLT service.
    • Develop tools to support and optimize the development and deployment of the DLT platform.
    • Work with testers to ensure the right test coverage is achieved for a release, from unit to acceptance test level.
    • Follow and adopt best practices.

    Education and experience
    • Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent.
    • 4+ years of development experience building java based systems preferably in a financial environment.
    • Should have excellent knowledge of Java as well as working knowledge of Node JS. Should have experience working on server system systems developed using Spring Boot and Node JS.
    • Experience with Go will be a plus.
    • Experience with one or more of Linux, Docker, AWS, DevOp will be a plus.
    • Knowledge of Blockchain / DLT technologies such as Ethereum, Hyperledger would be a plus.
    • Work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
    • Commercial awareness - Understanding of basic financial market terminology is desirable but not essential.

    Personal competencies
    • Personal impact
    • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
    • Proactive and able to work independently with minimal supervision
    • Displays energy, drive and stamina.
    • Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations.
    • Comfortable working with global teams operating across different time zones.
    • Focused on delivery.
    • Communication
    • Must be an excellent communicator both written and verbally.
    • Teamwork
    • Must be a strong team player.
    • Ability to collaborate effectively with overseas team.
    • Attractive benefits package (Medical services, Special discounts for gyms, Meal vouchers)
    • Ongoing Education (Participation in conferences and training)
    • Access to the most interesting information technologies
    • Work from home & Flexible Working Hours
    • The ability to implement your own ideas and solutions
    • Three days for charity/volunteering
    • Chillout & fun room (pool table, PlayStation)
    • Fruit days, Coffee, tea, chocolate