Western Union Hybrid Mobile Developer in San Francisco, California

Job Title: Hybrid Mobile Developer

Requisition #: 1800371

Western Union is changing. Yes, we’re the company that moves money around the world quickly and reliably in 200 countries and territories. We are also present in over 510,000 locations bringing immense distribution convenience to our consumers. But we’re on the cusp of becoming much more than that. Our vision is to be the preferred financial services provider for the underserved – billions of people and businesses with unmet financial service needs. That means aggressively pursuing digital, mobile, ATM/kiosk and stored value card strategies that meet the needs of today’s global consumers and businesses. So if you’re looking for a company on the move – and truly one of the most diverse work environments on the planet – then Western Union could be for you.

Right now, we are seeking a Hybrid Mobile Developer , based at Western Union’s Digital headquarters in San Francisco, California. Mobile web engineer are part of the Western Union Go-Tech organization designing, building, enhancing and supporting the enterprise class systems that power Western Union. This role works closely with product management group to design and develop hybrid mobile applications supporting iOS and Android platforms.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Thisposition is responsible for development and maintenance of Hybrid mobileapplications

  • Thecandidate must have demonstrated experience in the front-end developmentlifecycle, including user interface design, html development across differentform-factors and devices

  • Developexceptional customer experiences using latest technologies

  • Thecandidate will partner with product management and create prototypes totest new features or entirely new applications on current and futureonline platforms

  • Thecandidate will be responsible for documenting design

  • Thecandidate will train and mentor junior members of development team

  • Thecandidate will be responsible to communicate with offshore developmentteams and perform design/code reviews

What you will need to succeed:

  • ABachelor's and/or Master's Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent) ispreferred

  • 3+ yearsof developing web portals and eCommerce is required.

  • 1.5+ yearsof developing mobile web applications/Hybrid apps across devices

  • Strongunderstanding of iOS, Android operating platforms

  • Strongexperience in AngularJS Framework

  • Excellentprogramming skills in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, REST, JSON specific forhybrid mobile application on various mobile platforms.

  • Experiencewith mobile IDEs and Hybrid app development (preferably using Cordova)

  • Understandingof various development methodologies, including: Traditional Waterfall andIterative Development Methods (Unified Process and Agile)

  • Strongproblem solving skills, ability to triage technical issues

  • Communication,negotiation and facilitation skills are required

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better . It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including applicants with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws.We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.

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