1+ months

Lead Software (Java) Developer - Digital Payments - P178196_S1

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\u003Cp\u003E At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EThe Digital Payments team is seeking Lead Software Engineers well versed in our technology stack and automation \u0026 optimization of platforms that supports our Digital Payments initiative. \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EIn this position, you will be a leader in our Digital Payments technology domain. Your talents will allow you to contribute, if not shape, our Business and Technology outcomes. Always wanted to have your change agent voice heard? We love to listen. We want you to help create and break-down product/platform efforts into successful execution-ready plans. We need your talents to help ensure our outcomes are aligning to the needs of our Customers and Partners. Most rewarding, you will work with the leading mobile payment players in the world while actively contribute to the developer experience by enhancing current solution patterns and defining new ones. All cutting edge work leveraging the latest technologies in the industry.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities:\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsure solutions properly address scalability, security and performance.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms technical design, coding with test automation, support, and documentation of software application modifications.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EParticipate in scrum ceremonies and help guide team members to appropriate solutions and ensure code is properly reviewed.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAct as SME for scrum team and ensure that all team members deliver quality code to meet expectations of the business\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops and maintains complex API interfaces with a focus on user experience.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EWorks with key stakeholders to design complex\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003Esolutions and lead from inception to production.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops and maintains back-end systems.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECreates and maintains DevOps processes, application infrastructure, and utilizes cloud services (including database systems and models).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EInnovates on and advocates for best practices and improved team processes; mentors junior team members.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EImplement platform capabilities that will allow our applications to scale, be resilient and support 99.999% availability.Supports live systems to ensure business continuity\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Maintains application software and systems. Ensures all projects and releases are appropriately tested and risks are mitigated. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Delivers technology solutions that support business goals. Partners with the product owner to understand business requirements, evaluates features, and translates application specifications into workable technical solutions. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Supports technical initiatives and provides input into best practices to team. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Oversees and reviews development activities of team members and contractors. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Responsible for analyzing, modifying, and supporting application software. Ensures quality code is delivered through continuous integration, development, and testing. Performs technical design, coding with test automation, support, and documentation of software application modifications. \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E#LI-MF1 \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Bachelor\u0027s Degree in Computer Science, Business Computer Systems, or related technical field \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E 6\u002B years of experience in Software Engineering or related field \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E In lieu of degree, 8\u002B years of experience in Software Engineering or related field \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E Preferred Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E 8\u002B years of relevant hands-on software development experience \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Hands on experience with cloud platforms and technologies (Cloud Foundry preferred) \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Exposure to containers and orchestration platforms (i.e. Kubernetes, OpenShift, etc..) \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Experience working with automated build and continuous integration systems (Chef, Jenkins, Docker) \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Industry experience in Financial Services or other regulated industries \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Experience with framework and API design \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E 2\u002B years Agile scrum experience, preferably using the SAFe methodology \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Java / J2EE, Spring, Spring boot, Spring cloud services, REST API programming \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Strong hands-on experience using Test Driven Development methodology. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Have an understanding of messaging systems - Kafka, RabbitMQ and WMQ. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Experience with test Automation frameworks such as Cucumber or Gherkin. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Experience working with IDEs such as Eclipse, STS, IntelliJ \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Knowledge of security and encryption mechanisms. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Team Leadership \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Passion for Learning \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Strong Collaborator \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E Self-motivated \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-08-23 Expires: 2019-12-16

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