Western Union Junior Associate, Solution Engineering in Pune, India

Job Title: Junior Associate, Solution Engineering

Requisition #: 1804977

The Opportunity: Software Engineering Junior Associate – AWS DevOps Engineer

Want to do work on a massively global scale with a FINTECH company that is poised to revolutionize the industry? Get to know Western Union as we establish a new, world-class Technology Engineering Center (TEC) in Pune, India to support global strategic initiatives. Be one of the first to join the team and help shape our company’s digital capabilities and revolutionize an industry!

We’re seeking a Junior Associate, Solution Engineering based in our Pune, India office. In this role,you will be responsible for implementation of a service delivery model supporting assigned platforms through a predefined frame-work.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

• Develop and implement new software, maintain and improve existing software

• Ensure that software functionality is implemented with a 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

• Work with a software development team and Service providers in a geographically distributed structure

• Works independently on complex projects

What you will need to succeed:

• B.E. / B.Tech. / MCA in Computer Science, Engineering or related field is required

• 2-4 years of software development experience

• Must be a problem solver with demonstrated experience in solving difficult technology challenges, with a can-do attitude

• Experience in developing and implementing web based solutions

• Knowledge of architecture design concepts, object oriented design and techniques

• Knowledge of logical and physical database architectures and operating systems

• Self-starter with ability to multi-task, prioritize, manage workload, and consistently deliver results

• Experience in Agile and Iterative development methodologies

• Strong communication skills with ability to interact with partners globally

• Technical areas of expertise:

  • Experience in AWS technologies such as EC2, ELB, Auto Scaling, Route 53, S3, Cloud Formation

  • Management and connectivity of Hybrid cloud environments

  • Ability to create and instantiate AMIs, billing management, scalability of applications and environments, setting up or modifying new instances, high availability/DR, performance, multi-region strategy and implementation

  • Meeting Compliance and InfoSec requirements for cloud based environments

  • Experience in designing and implementing Release Automation in a CI/CD environment using GIT, Jenkins, Nexus, Octopus, AWS Code pipeline, Bash/PowerShell, Travis CI, Bamboo, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Maven, Gradle, Artifactory, Lagom

  • Experience with containers using Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience with administering Windows/Linux

  • Web and App server experience (IIS, Tomcat, Apache, WebSphere etc.)

  • SSH scripting

  • Experience in NOSQL databases, like Couchbase, is a plus


If you’re ready for a challenge and want to be involved in something that will change an industry and impact millions of people and businesses around the world, then apply today!