Western Union Software Engineering Leader in Denver, Colorado
Software Engineering Leader – Denver, CO (USA)
Are you looking to build a career in the financial services sector? Are you ready to unleash your potential in a global business that is committed to moving money for better? Join Western Union as Software Engineering Leader.
Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful
We’re a FinTech that’s using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. We’re a team of over 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.
Relentless Pursuit of Better
In this role, you will build and manage a talented team of software developers in a geographically distributed structure. You will be the strategic technical leader in designing and developing state of the art web applications and services using a microservice oriented framework. You will work with employees and vendors on resource and budget allocation and work closely with PMO, internal business stakeholders, and partners to ensure timely and within budget delivery. You will help to drive the technical roadmap for a portfolio of products and applications. Aside from this, you will troubleshoot application issues, performance and coordinate issue resolution with operations, functional, and technical teams.
You will have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field and over 10 years of software development experience as well as 5 years of technical leadership experience. You will also have experience in managing software development teams, leading, designing, and implementing Java based web applications, RESTful APIs and microservices. You will also be familiar with devops practices in cloud-based infrastructure environments like AWS. You will have strong knowledge of architecture design concepts and patterns, object-oriented design and techniques, logical and physical database architectures, and operating systems. You will demonstrate experience in solving difficult technology challenges with a can-do attitude, and the ability to multi-task, prioritize, define trade-offs, manage workload, and consistently deliver results. Experience in Lean, Agile, and Iterative development methodologies is also preferred.
Join us, and let’s move money for better
Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. It’s an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If you’re ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.
We’re a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.
We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams, while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status.