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Lead Full Stack Java Developer - P198765_S2

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We're all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

Responsible for analyzing, modifying, and supporting application software. Ensures quality code is delivered through continuous integration, development, and testing. Performs technical design, coding with test automation, support, and documentation of software application modifications.


  • Maintains application software and systems. Ensures all projects and releases are appropriately tested and risks are mitigated.
  • Delivers technology solutions that support business goals. Partners with the product owner to understand business requirements, evaluates features, and translates application specifications into workable technical solutions.
  • Supports technical initiatives and provides input into best practices to team.
  • Oversees and reviews development activities of team members and contractors.

Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here's what we need from you:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Business Computer Systems, or related technical field
  • 6+ years of experience in Software Engineering or related field
  • In lieu of degree, 8+ years of experience in Software Engineering or related field

Skills Desired

  • Experience with framework and API design
  • Strong Junit/integration testing experience
  • Core Java or Object Orientated Programming
  • Spring (Core, Spring Integration, Spring Boot, Spring Batch)
  • JSON/XML processing and validation
  • SOAP & REST Services
  • CI with Jenkins or similar; Git/GitHub; Gradle, Nexus,
  • IBM MQ
  • Data Technologies: Oracle
  • Cloud/PaaS Architectures: Cloud Foundry(PCF)/AWS
  • FreeMarker, Bootstrap, JavaScript, Selenium
  • Strong Unix/Linux shell/batch scripting knowledge
  • Strong understanding of application debugging and tracing
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong collaboration skills, responsive to service needs and project demands in a fast changing environment (Must-have soft skill)
  • 2+ years of relevant hands-on solution architecture experience in DFS Tech Stack
  • Passion for learning
  • Strong collaborator
  • Self-motivated
  • Servant leader

It Would Be Great If You Have:

  • Studied architectural patterns at scale, including thoughtfully-designed APIs, repeatable delivery pipelines, and efficient computer engineering principles
  • Utilized and/or contributed to open source projects
  • Proficient across the technical stack
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of emerging trends in software engineering
  • Containerization solutions like Docker, Kubernetes or Openshift
  • CI Technologies: Chef, Ansible
  • Data/Cache Technologies: Oracle, Maria, Gemfire, MongoDB, Redis
  • Cloud/PaaS Architectures (AWS/VM)
  • Angular, Gulp, Node, Protractor, WireMock
  • Rabbit

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



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Posted: 2019-06-30 Expires: 2019-11-01

Welcome to Discover
We strive to be the leading direct bank and payments services company. Our mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better, and save more to achieve a brighter financial future.

Why Work with Us?
You can make an impact. Whether it’s developing corporate strategy, innovating new services or supporting IT needs, every employee has the opportunity to be a vital part of our business and make a real difference in people’s lives. It’s the heart of what we do.


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