Lead Developer

What We'll Bring:
This role is for a Lead Developer that will operate as a member on one of the core teams of specialists that are responsible for enabling new features and optimizing strategic solutions within TransUnion's Core Data Acquisition Platforms.

As a contributing member on one of our agile development teams, you will have both the accountability and freedom to build systems that are taking TransUnion to the next level. Success in this role requires a blend of skills in
•Agile (Scrum) SDLC
•Services and Micro-Services
•Relational Database Design
•API & Interface Design
•High-performance computing
What You'll Bring:
How You'll Contribute

  • Function as a core team member within one of our Agile teams building service applications and micro services that support the Data Acquisition platforms of TransUnion
  • Deploy and Implement leading-edge data ingestion environments including software, end-user tools and other data services
  • Collaborate with product owners and team members on requirements and implementation approaches for addressing demand and challenges
  • Design and Develop tools and services enabling end-user productivity and system integrations
  • Partner with business resources to troubleshoot issues, manage capacity, and plan for the optimization and expansion of environments
  • Assist in technology innovation activities such as research, evaluations, and prototyping
  • Train, coach and support users on environment, tools, data and services
  • Maintain and ensure availability and quality of systems

Impact You'll Make:
What You'll Bring
  • 10 or more years of hands-on experience in a software development profession
  • Proficiency with one or more programming languages (Java, Python, Scala, C/C++)
  • Proficiency in SQL, relational and non-relational databases, query optimization, and data modeling
  • Proficiency working in a Linux-based environment, including shell scripting and basic system administration
  • Experience with various micro services architectures and commonly associated technologies, such as Spring, Kafka, and Docker
  • Experience with Big Data tools, such as Apache Spark
  • Experience in Ab Initio is a plus
  • Experience working on teams operating under an Agile Scrum delivery methodology
  • Experience working within CI/CD environments and a passion for automation and system quality
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to provide alternative solutions to technical problems
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management or equivalent experience

TransUnion Job Title

Lead Developer, Software Development

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