PGIM Fixed Income - Senior Java Engineer

Prudential - Newark, NJ3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $150,000 a year
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PGIM Fixed Income - Senior Java Engineer-SYS0002Y
Description

About PGIM:
PGIM Fixed Income is a global asset manager offering active solutions across all fixed income markets. The company has offices in Newark, New Jersey, London, Tokyo and Singapore. As of March 31, 2019, the firm has $776 billion of assets under management including $334 billion in institutional assets, $135 billion in retail assets, and $307 billion in proprietary assets. Over 600 institutional asset owners have entrusted PGIM Fixed Income with their assets.

Who We Look For:
In PGIM Fixed Income, our technology group is a dynamic, fast-paced environment, with exciting changes on the horizon under new senior leadership. We are looking for a strong software engineer to align with our development team in migrating applications from our legacy platform to our evolving architectural environment. Our ideal candidate will have a proven background in both building complex data structures and relational databases. Our next hire will identify this challenge as a unique and valuable opportunity to take part in our global technical transformation, so if this sounds interesting, then PGIM could be the place for you.

What You Will Do:
  • Build and maintain new and existing applications in preparation for a large-scale architectural migration within an Agile function.
  • Utilize Pentaho Data Integration platform to extract data from SQL Server, Sybase & Hadoop to deliver complex data points to all end-users within PGIM Fixed income.
  • Build and maintain code to manage data received from heterogenous data formats including web-based sources, internal/external databases, flat files, heterogenous data formats (binary, ASCII)
  • Design, build and support data formats, conversion, validation, XML, Json
  • Design, build and launch new data extraction, transformation and loading processes
  • Design and support effective storage and retrieval of very large internal and external data sets
  • Assess the impact of scaling up and scaling out and ensure sustained data management and data delivery performance
  • Build interfaces for supporting evolving and new applications and accommodating new data sources and types of data
  • Work with development and DBA teams to create relational database/schema structures.
  • Mentor junior engineers on various projects.
Qualifications

Skills You Will Need:
Minimum of 10+ years of experience working with Java, Linux/Unix, Shell Scripting, and RDBMS.
Strong database experience esp. optimizing complex SQL language queries, with MS SQL Server and Sybase.
Knowledge of Jira, Confluence, Agile development methodology & DevOps.
Knowledge of Hadoop and Impala is a strong plus.
Prior experience with Pentaho Data Integration (PDI) is a strong plus.
Financial services and investment management experience a strong plus.
Experience with cloud-based platforms is desirable - esp. AWS and Azure.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to think quickly and offer alternatives both independently and within teams.
Proven ability to work quickly in a dynamic environment.
Demonstrated ability to guide and mentor junior engineers on various projects.
Strong analytical and communication skills.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other Mathematical field of study.

Want to learn more about PGIM Fixed Income:
By the Numbers

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.

Job Function Asset Management
Primary Location United States-New Jersey-Newark
Schedule Full-time