Senior Java Developer

Agile, Analysis, Architecture, Change Management, Database, Data Modeling, Developer, Development, GIT, Java, Jenkins, Linux, Management, Modeling, Object Oriented Design, Project
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Senior Java Developer

USA-IL-Greater Chicago-Chicago Information Technology

The Team’s Focus


At TransUnion, we believe in building great products using the latest modern technologies, including many current open source frameworks.  Do you want to work around a true big data environment?  How about helping us determine how to best develop solutions with our petabytes of data? TransUnion is transforming itself and if you want to be a part of setting technical direction at a large data driven company then this is the place for you!

Dynamics of the Role


The Java Developer position will be responsible to assess our capabilities and current architecture to help us drive the implementation of improvement to become “best in class.”  This role will also be heavily involved in component based architecture, development methodologies, project facilitation, multi-platform application design, systems design, requirements/interface design & analysis, estimating, tracking, and change management


How You’ll Contribute: 

  • Passion for building “best-in-class” applications
  • Strong understanding and hands on experience in Core Java, JEE, Spring
  • Focused on improving our software delivery pipeline as we move down the CI/CD path
  • Working closely with onsite and offshore teams
  • Skilled in translating complex technical concepts into high-level designs for development teams
  • Thought leadership in developing enterprise level application and custom integration solutions including major enhancements, interfaces, functions and features
  • Working with a team of engineers that plans, designs, and develops customer software in an agile environment
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills

What You’ll Bring:

  • 7+ years of technical experience including experience in technical architecture, application development, database management or operations.
  • 7+ years of Java experience
  • Experience with Spring framework (preferred), high volume and high concurrency applications
  • Past experiences with development tools such as Git, Artifactory, Maven, Jenkins, Confluence, SonarQube, etc
  • Strong proficiency in Java concepts and object modeling in a Linux environment and databases
  • Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments.
  • Play a hands-on role in the development process including design, development and support of the applications
  • Provide data modeling and database design solutions for both existing and new software components and systems
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation.
  • Ability to communicate complex technical or architecture concepts in a simple manner and can adapt to different audiences.
  • Experience navigating large complex applications
  • Solid knowledge of Object Oriented design principles
  • Strong knowledge of technology and product trends, especially what is happening in open source, DevOps, and Big Data
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills

Who We Are

At TransUnion, we are dedicated to finding ways information can be used to help people make better and smarter decisions. As a trusted provider of global information solutions, our mission is to help people around the world access the opportunities that lead to a higher quality of life, by helping organizations optimize their risk-based decisions and enabling consumers to understand and manage their personal information. Because when people have access to more complete and multidimensional information, they can make more informed decisions and achieve great things.


Every day TransUnion offers our employees the tools and resources they need to find ways information can be used in diverse ways. Whether it is helping businesses better manage risk, providing better insights so a consumer can qualify for his first mortgage or working with law enforcement to make neighborhoods safer, we are improving the quality of life for individuals, families, communities and local economies around the world.

Dice Id : 10111030
Position Id : 17002221
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