The mission of our teams is to build and maintain secure, reliable, and scalable platforms that provides internal teams with the insight they need to support our data-rich products and generate valuable information to our customers. We process 30+ million transactions a day through our data pipeline, and manage many disparate methods of data collection and transformation to populate local and cloud-based data warehouses.
We're looking for an individual to be part of an autonomous, cross-functional agile/scrum team where everyone shares responsibility for all aspects of the work; including participating in up-front design, ensuring built-in quality, deploying code into production, and monitoring the health of the services.
The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in building and improving Java-based applications and services; while keeping the end-product always in mind. We are looking for enthusiastic professionals who are excited to learn, love a good challenge, and are always looking for opportunities to contribute. Last but not least we look for dedicated team-players who enjoy collaboration and can work effectively with others to achieve common goals.
What You'll Bring:
3-5 years of professional experience in software development
Proficiency with the Java programming language
Proficiency with SQL and SQL-based systems
Proficiency with UNIX development (Centos, OSX, Bash, Maven, Git)
Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, or another containerization technology
Ability to communicate effectively with others, proactively recommend solutions, solve complex problems
We'd Love To See:
Familiarity with RESTful interfaces
Familiarity with Cloud Technologies such as AWS, Azure
Understanding of test driven development and behavior driven development.
Impact You'll Make:
Develop highly available, horizontally scalable, RESTful services in Java
Collaborate with team members to develop a general understanding of our application landscape and deep dive where needed
Interface with members of an agile development team in understanding requirements and expectations
Work with team members to plan and estimate development tasks
Use a collaborative and agile team approach to help develop high throughput, highly available, horizontally scalable services that contribute to our leading intelligent fraud prevention platform.
Coach and mentor team members
This is an essential position requiring physical presence in a TransUnion office or other in-person job responsibilities.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, TransUnion has several safety protocols in place to protect associates, customers, and visitors. You may be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and/or to participate in certain work-related activities. Exemption is available to qualified candidates as a reasonable accommodation.
TransUnion's Internal Job Title:
Lead Developer, Software Development
Internal Number: 19010111
About Trans Union
TransUnion is a global information and insights company that makes trust possible between businesses and consumers, by ensuring that each consumer is reliably and safely represented in the marketplace.
We do this by having an accurate and comprehensive picture of each person.
This picture is grounded in our legacy as a credit reporting agency which enables us to tap into both credit and public record data; our data fusion methodology that helps us link, match and tap into the awesome combined power of that data; and our knowledgeable and passionate team, who stewards the information with expertise, and in accordance with local legislation around the world.
Because of our work, organizations can better understand consumers in order to make more informed decisions, and earn their trust through great, personalized experiences, and the proactive extension of the right opportunities, tools and offers. In turn, consumers can be confident that their data identities will result in the opportunities they deserve.
We make trust possible, so businesses and consumers can transact with confidence and achieve great things. We call this Information for Good®—it’s our purpose, and what drives us every day.