Jr Java Developer

Engineering Dallas, Texas


Description

Position at Infostretch

Infostretch is a digital-native professional services firm. By combining our in-depth experience with niche digital technologies, ready-made tools, frameworks, technologies, and partnerships, we help enterprises get digital right, the first time. Backed by leading private equity firms Goldman Sachs and Everstone Group, the company is trusted by leading Fortune 100 companies as well as emerging innovators to deliver solutions that work seamlessly across channels, leverage predictive analytics to optimize the software lifecycle, and support continuous innovation.
The Company has been Certified as Great Place to Work for consecutive years, thanks to its employee friendly culture and this has enabled consistent double-digit growth.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

o Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
o Collaborate with global cross functional teams in building customer-centric products
o Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide deadline estimates for implementing new features
o Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices and software runbooks
o Establish trusted partnerships with peers, product heads, and executive level stakeholders
o Must be passionate about technology and engineering
o Exceptional analytical skills and ability to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
o Ability to leverage technology to deliver business value
o Must be independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environment


SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

o Minimum 2-4 years (Jr),  5-7 years (Mid) & 8+ years (Sr) of relevant
professional experience using a modern programming language
(preferably Java/Scala)
o Experience with Databases (SQL & no-SQL)
o B.S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
o Strong analytical skills
o Experience leveraging test-driven development methodologies
o Comfort with Agile operating models (practical experience of
Scrum/Kanban)
o Team oriented; strong interpersonal and communication skills
o Energetic, self-directed, and self-motivated

Preferred Qualifications

o Experience with microservice architectures (SOA)
o Experience with Kafka, MongoDB, Hadoop, Cassandra
o Experience with Payments systems (understanding of the various
payment networks)
o Experience with SQL databases (PostgreSQL/Oracle/Sybase)
o Experience with AWS/Azure
o Experience in Financial Services or Fintech