Java Developer (Must Be US Citizen or Green Card holder) - (1800006R)
First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is committed to staying at the forefront of our industry, and we are innovating a wide range of next-generation commerce technology solutions to help our clients better detect fraud, gain insights into consumer spending patterns and build customer loyalty. There are many exciting opportunities for talented individuals who would like to join our team and play a meaningful role in helping us shape the future of global commerce.
First Data’s Product Development, Client Solutions and Technology functions are responsible for innovation and advancement of our technology solutions across all of our client segments, and make a critical contribution to ensuring that First Data retains its position as a leading technology innovator. Our Product Development teams are responsible for end-to-end ownership of the product life cycle. Our Client Solutions teams deliver global solutions and expertise that make commerce possible. Our Technology teams develop a wide range of applications and solutions that enable next-generation commerce and create the infrastructure of the global commerce ecosystem. They also ensure that our data remains secure through their work in cyber-security
Position Description Overview
The Java developer is responsible for the requirements gathering, source creation, testing, deployment and support of the various business requests. The developer will interface with Business Analysts to gather requirements to be implemented and create the process by which the various services will be accessed by the client.
Ensures adherence to established standards and may consult with senior managers on technology solutions. Supports existing business systems applications and may be responsible for leading technical aspects of a project. May be responsible for assigning resources and delegating tasks to meet project deliverables. Performs additional job duties as required.
Scope of Job
Works on highly complex projects and issues within functional technical area. Coaches and leads less experienced IT staff and business managers. Provides leadership on projects.
Works more independently with IT functional units and business units. Recommends strategies for technical aspects of projects as well as broad system improvements.
6+ yrs. of related IT experience. Bachelor’s Degree at College of Engineering and Technology or equivalent work experience.
Strong java technology skillset.
Knowledge of collections and threading.
Maven and Nexus Repo knowledge.
SQL and some Oracle.
Thorough understanding of messaging middleware concepts, with some knowledge of Camel, Activemq, Kafka a plus.
Json, XML, Jetty front end technologies also a plus.
First Data is an Affirmative Action – Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled/LGBT)
First Data provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity/expression), disability, veteran status and military status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, or any other factor that may be protected by law.
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Jersey City-Jersey-101 Hudson Street
Other Locations: United States-Georgia-Marietta-Marietta 1600 Terrell Mill
Job Field: Applications Development
Job Posting: May 21, 2018
Manager Level: L3 - Middle Mgmt/Sr Professional
Employee Status: Regular