Western Union Web Developer in San Francisco, California

Job Title: Web Developer

Requisition #: 1804747

Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fintech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

We’re seeking for a Web Developer, based in San Francisco, Californiaoffice . In this role, you will be responsible for Development and implement new software, maintain and improve existing software. You will ensure that software functionality is implemented with a focus on code optimization and organization. You will Recommend improvements to existing software programs, troubleshoot application issues, coordinate issue resolution with operations, functional and technical teams. You will work with a software development team and Service providers in a geographically distributed structure. Provide coaching to Associates and Junior Associates Works independently on complex projects.

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. 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. We are truly one of the most diverse work environments on the planet – then Western Union could be for you

Sound interesting? Here aresome specifics:

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

  • Knowledge of architecture design concepts, object-oriented design andtechniques

  • Knowledge of logical and physical database architectures and operatingsystems Financial transaction systems experience Rock solid foundation in coreJava /J2EE skills

  • Extensive experience on Java coding

  • Extensive experience in designing and developing REST and SOAP APIs

  • Strong in designing/developing applications using Spring and HibernateFrameworks.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Engineering or related field is required 6+ to 12 years of softwaredevelopment experience

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

  • Experienced working with vendors, managers, and users in thedevelopment of robust technical solutions based upon business requirements andobjectives

  • Experienced software development disciplines-including businessmodeling, requirements management, component-based development, dataengineering, configuration and change management

  • Experience with developing APIs that are public and serving multiplehigh traffic website and/or apps Experience developing web applications(Spring, RESTful, Jersey, RestEasy,JAX-WS, Web Services)

What will make you stand out:

  • Experience with NOSQL database highly desired

  • Experience with rules engines (Drools, JRules) is a plus

  • Experience generating API documentation

  • Experience with Integration/Orchestration (Apache Camel, Jboss Fuse orActiveMQ) or any other ESB & Caching would be plus Experience inimplementing SSO (Single Sign On)

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced complianceteams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow yourcareer

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

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. 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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