Western Union Holdings Inc.
Western Union is changing. Yes, we\u2019re the company thatmoves money around the world quickly and reliably in 200 countries andterritories. We are also present in over 510,000 locations bringing immensedistribution convenience to our consumers. But we\u2019re on the cusp of becomingmuch more than that. Our vision is to be the preferred financial servicesprovider for the underserved \u2013 billions of people and businesses with unmetfinancial service needs. That means aggressively pursuing digital, mobile, ATM\/kioskand stored value card strategies that meet the needs of today\u2019s globalconsumers and businesses. So if you\u2019re looking for a company on the move \u2013 andtruly one of the most diverse work environments on the planet \u2013 then WesternUnion could be for you. Right now, we are seeking a\u00a0 SoftwarePayments Engineering Developer (Java\/JEE) , based at our San Francisco, California location. As a Payments EngineeringDeveloper, you will be responsible for developing and evolving severalapplications\/products. This includes the Western Union Digital paymentprocessing platform, transformation and pricing engine, systems integration,operational support, and transaction settlement processing. Sound interesting? Here are some specifics: Design, develop and deliver solutions using Java\/JEE and a suite of related technologies\/frameworks including Spring, Hibernate, EJB, Liferay, Caching, Web Services (SOAP\/http, RESTful) and others Experience working with EAI\/Middleware products\/frameworks from TIBCO, IBM, Oracle, MuleSoft a plus Integrate applications by designing database architecture and server scripting; studying and establishing connectivity with network systems, search engines, and information servers. Have proven experience working with a team of engineers and service providers in a geographically distributed setup. Must be able to multi-task, handling numerous competing priorities. Work with business partners to understand their needs and proactively lead them to solutions. Provide solution implementation including: system set-ups, development, system and integration testing, and user training. Troubleshoot application issues and coordinate issue resolution with operations, functional, and technical teams. Providing support in the configuring and troubleshooting solution and providing implementation best practices to development team. Configuring applications for performance, failover and guaranteed delivery. Support on server buildout across multiple sites for failover\/disaster recovery in a highly available eco-system Deliver common framework architecture and high-level design. Develop and implement new software, maintain and improve existing software Understand the capabilities and limitations of middleware products and use cutting edge solutions to address them Address requirements across a wide variety of new and old technology platforms including mainframes Conduct detailed design, code and test reviews Ensure that software functionality is implemented with a focus on code optimization and organization Recommend improvements to existing software programs Troubleshoot application issues and coordinate issue resolution with operations, functional, and technical teams Provide coaching to Junior Associates and work independently on simple to medium complex projects What you will need to succeed: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Information Technology or Engineering is preferred Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in software engineering and architecture experience in a fast-paced corporate environment 5 years Java\/JEE experience in building enterprise scale applications\/products Strong hands-on experience in Java, J2EE, JSP, EJB, HTML, XML, JSON, Web 2.0, REST\/SOAP web services; Excellent SQL knowledge and experience working with data bases like Oracle Knowledge of open source technologies and frameworks like Liferay, ServiceMix, Camel, CFX a plus Broad experience in integration projects based on Service Oriented Architecture Experience in EAI\/Middleware products from TIBCO, IBM, MuleSoft or others Strong analytical and debugging skills required Strong problem-solving skills, ability to triage technical issues and drive resolution with cross functional teams Strong Linux\/Unix skills required, cloud native development (e.g. AWS) a plus Working experience using Agile development methodology and associated tools Thrives on working under pressure in a fast-paced multi-project environment\u00a0 What it\u2019s like here: Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! Webelieve that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businessesand global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO\u2019s in the most remotecommunities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We havea rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and moreconvenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital,mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network thatspans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize incash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We areleaders in both! Being on the Western Union team meansbeing\u00a0tenacious\u00a0and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quicklyfinding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways tomake things work. It means\u00a0thriving\u00a0as part of a diverse, global teamof over 10,000 people who are committed to\u00a0moving money for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference\u2026on a global stage.\u00a0Soundlike you? Apply now! Inclusion\u00a0and diversity are fundamental to ourculture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on peoplewith\u00a0diverse backgrounds\u00a0working together. Who knows;your\u00a0unique point of view\u00a0could be the key to our next\u00a0groundbreaking\u00a0idea.We\u2019d\u00a0love\u00a0to explore that possibility! Western Union is proud to be an EqualOpportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The company will provide accommodationto applicants, including applicants with disabilities, during the recruitmentprocess, in accordance with applicable laws.We are\u00a0committed\u00a0to\u00a0equal employmentopportunity\u00a0regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancyor related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexualorientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or anotherprotected category. #LI-DNP
Western Union Holdings Inc.
Website : https://www.westernunion.com/gb/en/home.html
Western Union Business Solutions is a global leader in foreign exchange and international payments. With industry expertise and market-leading technology, we help companies to deliver funds fast. In 2009, Western Union acquired Custom House, an award-winning industry leader with over 18 years of experience in international payments and currency risk management. By leveraging Custom House's technological innovation and industry experience with a globally-recognized company with a strong financial backing, this acquisition allowed us to further establish our presence in the field of global business-to-business payments, helping our clients to expand into competitive, profitable new markets.