Systems Design/Architecture Engineer 5

WEX Inc. is a leading and growing global provider of payment processing, information management and fleet card payment solutions. We are passionate about providing payment solutions with unparalleled security and control for corporate purchasing and transaction monitoring needs. We hire people who share the same passion for continuous innovation and client service that is unparalleled in our industry. We are employee centric offering value-based incentives and generous compensation and benefits packages. If you are looking for a growing career – come be part of WEX today!

General Purpose: Plans, designs, develop and tests software systems or applications for software enhancements and new products. Participates and provides technical expertise on projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Supports the development and maintenance of the Synchro platform.

Responsible for providing technical leadership to moderate and large cross functional development efforts.

Collaborates with internal stakeholders to identify business opportunities and solve business problems.

Responsible for providing high level assessments of development efforts, coordinating with other technical leads and the solutions architect

Responsible for designing, developing, and testing solutions for projects of moderate to significant complexity.

Assists in daily scrum activities/ceremonies

Responsible for monitoring the efforts of the engineers on the scrum teams and cross-team implementations.

Responsible for producing project related artifacts governed by corporate SDLC and ensuring development efforts conform to standards.

Collaborates with team to identify improvements and upgrades that will reduce cost, improve stability, and increase team velocity

Responsible for engaging with production support staff and remediating chronic and/or critical production support issues.

Responsible for training and mentoring more junior or new staff.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

BS/BA with 10 years' experience

A Master's degree in Engineering or Computer Science is a plus, combination of related experience and education will be considered

Successful background check

Strong Java development background with expertise in Object Oriented Design

Experience with some of the Oracle suite: WebLogic, Service Bus, Identity Manager, API gateway. Oracle Db 12c, PL/SQL

Experience in some or all of the following open source tools & frameworks: AngularJS, Karma, Hibernate, Hibernate Query, Spring MVC, Spring WS, Spring Boot

Experience with CI/CD and collaboration tools such as Gradle, Jira, Bamboo/Jenkins, GIT/Bitbucket

At WEX, we reward innovation, hard work and excellence. Benefits include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision
  • On Site Fitness Facility in South Portland location
  • 401(k) Plan
  • PTO
  • Life Insurance/AD&D
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Programs
  • Extended Parental Leave
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent)
  • Employee Referral Award Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Pet Insurance
  • Bonus Plan

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disability


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