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Lead Engineer, Application Development



Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2023

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What We'll Bring:

TransUnion Consumer Interactive (TUCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of TransUnion, is looking for a senior level Full Stack Engineer that can lead other team members. TUCI builds credit monitoring applications for consumers, like you. Typically these applications allow a consumer to view their credit report, credit score, receive credit alerts, lock their credit to prevent fraud, and simulate a credit score based on various parameters.§

What You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field, or a combination of work and educational experiences that demonstrates experience writing customer facing websites/applications.
  • 10+ years of demonstrable hands-on experience in a software development profession
  • 8+ years of software engineering experience with Java (v 8), Web services, REST APIs, Spring, Hibernate, SpringBoot and Microservices.
  • Experience with Relational Databases and SQL programming in Oracle DB.
  • Solid understanding of SOAP / RESTful systems and principles of good API design.
  • Knowledge of development tools such as Git, Maven, Jenkins, Confluence, Splunk, SonarQube, etc
  • Proficiency with Linux, including shell scripting skills.
  • Experience with and/or good understanding of web technologies (HTML, JavaScript, JQuery, CSS)
  • Strong computer science fundamentals, algorithms, data structures (JSON/YAML), problem solving, design and analysis. capability.
  • Play a hands-on role in the development process including design, development and support of the applications.
  • Participate in the agile process including standups, planning, code reviews, and retrospectives.
  • Expert with unit/integration testing (i.e. JUnit)

Impact You'll Make:

  • Basic knowledge of Wildfly and/or Weblogic application servers.
  • Knowledge of CMS systems, like LiveSite and REACT is a plus.
  • Experience with using a tracking system like Jira for tasks/bugs.
  • Ability to work with source control repositories in a team environment, including using tools and processes to peer review code for defects and quality against technical documents and standard practices.
  • Familiarity with Docker/containerization.
  • Agile methodology knowledge is a plus.
  • Additional Job Description
    • You will coordinate daily software changes for multiple development teams across multiple time zones.
    • Writing code to adhere to product requirements/acceptance criteria - primarily focused on customer facing websites and the services that support them.
    • Maintaining and reviewing code written by other developers
    • Senior Team Member: Be able to work on a team to achieve a project objective by developing solutions to difficult problems and training others on those solutions.
    • Defect Investigation: Be able to troubleshoot code on the front end as well as the backend java services by using Splunk, Grafana, UNIX command line to read error log/db messages related to the applications under test to support defect investigation.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and should be able to function independently as a team member and leader.

TransUnion Job Title

Lead Engineer, Applications Development