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Senior Engineer - Java/Fundtech
Ref No.: 15-00272
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 4 Years
Start Date: 02/10/2015
Job Description
Software Engineer - Java/Fundtech

Our Client, a Leading Financial institution is embarking on an exciting transformation driven by an energetic new team of high performers. This group is nimble and creative with the power to shape our technology and product roadmap. If you have the talent and desire to deliver innovative payment products and services at a rapid pace, serving our customers seamlessly across physical, digital, mobile, and social media, join our transformation team!

Software Engineer's that join our Technologies team can be assigned to one of several exciting teams that are developing new virtual Internet-based payment solutions, customer service portals, online merchant services support and integration, credit management tools, and suites of web-based applications for card member targeted offers that will span over 20 international markets.

You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering world-class card member experiences across multiple channels, including native iOS, Android, web, social integration, Java services, and APIs. You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs of our customers.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Develops and tests software, including ongoing code refactoring to drive continuous improvement in code structure & quality
  • Functions as a core member of an Agile/iterative development team: driving user story analysis & elaboration designing and developing software applications building automated tests and conducting QA Applies visualization and other techniques to fast track concepts
  • Owns a list of technical requirements that need to be included in product backlog based on industry trends, new technologies, known defects & issues
  • Primary focus is spent writing code, api specs, conducting code reviews doing proof of concepts, and testing in ongoing sprints
  • Liaises with technical product owner to help prioritize items in backlog for ongoing sprints
  • Acts as coach/mentor to 2-3 Engineers on the software development environment, code reviews, and best practices within the department and enterprise wide architectural standards
  • Identifies opportunities to adopt innovative technologies
  • Embodies "rebel with a cause mentality by looking beyond the obvious for continuous improvement opportunities
  • Global Cardmember Remittance team is responsible for the processing of Client cardmember payments across the globe, including the clearing and settlement with Client preferred financial institutions
Offer of employment with Client is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Required Skills/Qualifications:
  • BS or MS degree in computer science, computer engineering or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years software development experience Familiar with Agile or other rapid application development methods
  • Hands-on expertise with application design, software development and automated testing
  • Experience coaching/mentoring entry level engineers
  • Experience collaborating with the business to drive requirements/agile story analysis
  • Ability to effectively interpret technical and business objectives and challenges, and articulate solutions
  • Ability to think abstractly and deal with ambiguous/under-defined problems
  • Ability to enable business capabilities through innovation
  • Looks proactively beyond the obvious for continuous improvement opportunities
  • High energy, demonstrated willingness to learn new technologies, and takes pride in how fast they develop working software
  • Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, message queuing, and relational databases
  • Demonstrated experience with object-oriented design and coding with variety of languages including JAVA, experience with ORACLE DBs, hands-on experience with WebFocus or GPP
  • Experience in Financial services/Payments domain very desirable
  • Experience with any Fundtech products a plus
  • Experience working on large-scale global platforms a plus

Primary Location
US-Florida-Ft. Lauderdale