MasterCard Senior Software Engineer (Java) in O'Fallon, Missouri

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Senior Software Engineer (Java)

Job TitleSenior Engineer, Software Engineering (Java)

The Mastercard Commercial Development team is engaged in working with new and innovative technologies to build business solutions that keep Mastercard positioned as a leader in providing valued solutions to corporate card holders around the world. We are currently looking for a candidate to meet the following requirements:

Job Overview: Provide support of software applications through programming, analysis, design, development and delivery of software solutions. Researches alternative technical solutions for changing business needs and is essential to the development and delivery of these solutions to MasterCard€™s customers.

Major Accountabilities: Responsible for programming, testing, implementation, documentation, maintenance and support of systems application software in adherence with MasterCard standards, processes and best practices. Responsibilities include the following:

Develop high quality, secure, scalable software solutions based on technical requirements specifications and design artifacts within expected time and budget.

Research, create and evaluate technical solution alternatives for the business needs current and future.

Perform feasibility studies, logic designs, detailed systems flowcharting, analysis of input-output flow, cost and time analysis.

Work with project team to meet scheduled due dates, while identifying emerging issues and recommending solutions.

Document software programs per Software Development Best Practices.

Follow Mastercard Quality Assurance and Quality Control processes.

Assist Senior Team members in modification of the documentation templates per the needs of the project and technology.

Contribute ideas to help ensure that required standards and processes are in place and actively look for opportunities to enhance standards and improve process efficiency.

Support collection and reporting of project and software metrics.

Required Skills:

General

Knowledge of common industry standard best programming practices.

Thorough knowledge and understanding of Software Engineering Concepts and Methodologies

Ability to innovate and develop new approaches to complex design problems

Experience working in a dynamic and collaborative work environment and make independent decisions

Ability to learn and deploy new technologies as needed.

Experience in building scalable, maintainable applications

Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

Excellent verbal and written communication

Experience using the Agile Methodology

Ability to work as a member of matrix based diverse and geographically distributed project

Ability to work with cross functional teams

Technologies & Other Skills

oUnderstanding of Java Threading model required

oExperience in developing Java multi-threaded applications preferred

Experience with JEE5 or JEE6

Spring - basic knowledge of concepts required, extensive experience preferred

Hibernate - solid working knowledge required

Experience documenting detailed designs with class and sequence diagrams

Experience with the following open-source projects which are now de-facto standards:- Ant, JUnit, Log4J, Jakarta Commons

Experience with OOAD (Object Orient Analysis & Design)

Basic knowledge of UNIX and shell scripting

Familiarity with XML and Java based XML parsers

Experience with Java performance testing and benchmarking

Familiarity in writing multi-threaded applications in Java

Desired Skills:

Work experience related to Financial industry

Experience using the Atlassian tool stack (Rally, Crucible, Bamboo, etc.)

Familiarity with architectural concepts such as:

SOA

Education:

Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent work experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-51715