Principal JAVA Software Engineer
Company: Worldpay US
Posted on: December 8, 2018
Worldpay is a global payments leader powering international commerce with deep fintech expertise and a shared passion for our customers. Whether in-store, online, or on a mobile device, we process over 40 billion transactions annually and offer more than 300 payment methods supporting 126 currencies across 146 countries. It's the perfect place for exceptional people to take their careers to the next level.
Worldpay's growth is due in large part to our highly-sophisticated products and services. By offering some of the most advanced and user-friendly payments processing options available, we can continue our growth by beating our competitors. Enter the need for skilled Engineers who can build the tools we need to continually improve upon our product offerings. From software to technical architecture and more, investing in our team of Engineers is investing in our future.
The Principal Software Engineer works on projects where he/she will play an active role in developing software enhancements and new products. A vigilant developer, he/she will work on the planning, designing and coding of enhancements for our current offerings. He/she will also work with cross-functional teams to build software solutions for current issues or to incorporate advancements in technology. Always searching to continuously improve Worldpay's catalog of products and services, we will create and maintain stable, reliable systems for our clients and partners.
A World of Opportunity
We're turbo-charging our industry by nurturing the fintech experts needed to help our customers prosper. We don't try to ride the winds of change. We create them. We're proud to be shaping the future of payments by supporting the growth and development of our colleagues. We provide opportunities to learn and the flexibility needed to get the job done. We strive to hire the best and to create a climate where curiosity is king. So, wherever you join us around the world, we'll empower you to fulfill your potential. If this is the kind of career experience you're looking for, we invite you to apply today.
Create design/architecture plans and solution requirements, and deliver project capabilities.
Drive innovation and operational performance in the deployment of new functionality, services, and products.
Deliver detailed design/architecture plans and solution requirements assessment.
Address challenges of systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platform integration.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams in driving operating and service excellence
Improve project delivery and provide recommendations for process improvement
Drive strategy, innovation, Agile knowledge, and best practices on project engagements.
Identifies new solutions and opportunities in Vantiv's service offerings.
Attend overnight releases when needed
Demonstrates excellence in technical assessment and implementation coordination. Solution planning and resource optimization are driven by defined roadmap/goals.
Executes continuous improvement efforts and delivery commitments are met consistently.
Consistently creates successful engagements on projects and with cross-functional teams.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Plans, designs, develops and tests software systems or applications for software enhancements and new products. Internally recognized specialist on complex technical matters. Champions significant projects using demonstrated leadership and creativity. Technical ownership of 1-2 development areas and contributes to other areas. Understanding of a Vantiv product area along with customer needs and market. Handles multiple tasks and can switch between them.
Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise. Determines methods and procedures on new assignments and may coordinate activities of other personnel (Team Lead).
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED:
10+ years of experience in software development methodologies and best practices.
3+ years of experience building web services in SOAP and/or REST with technologies like spring boot, spring-ws, spring mvc or JAX-RS
5+ years of experience in developing highly scalable and reliable web applications, including integration with internal and external systems.
2+ years in a technical lead position is preferred.
3+ years of experience building customer portals using WebSphere, Liferay or any other Portal technology preferred.
Experienced in microservices
Experience working collaboratively using Agile/Scrum methodology
Experience consuming web service end points (e.g. REST, SOAP), strong REST Webservices development, Jenkins, SQL server, DB2 preferred.
Experience with Data Power configuration and Web Methods environment is a plus
Bachelor's Degree required
All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions for which reasonable accommodation will be made. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. This position description is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.Colleagues may be required to perform any other job-related instructions as requested by their leader, subject to reasonable accommodation.
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