Java Software Engineer - Web Services - Mid Level
Posted on: February 16, 2020
Purpose of JobJava Software Engineer - Web Services - Mid Level
We are currently seeking talented Java Software Engineers - Mid.
Level for our Plano, TX facility.
USAA Java Software Engineers - Web Services create and maintain
APIs for our business software applications that our members use.
Done well, many may never realize or appreciate how critical these
APIs are or how we've made them simpler. Faster. Safer. Yet they
help make our members' lives better. It's a great challenge and
Here, you will invent. You'll design and test. You'll take risks.
You'll create new technology, but the impact you'll make on our
members will be far more significant.
As a Java Engineer - Web Services, you are expected to be able to
function in a fast-paced environment driving innovation through
rapid prototyping and iterative development ensuring quality is
built into all solutions leveraging TDD. Your responsibilities will
require you to be knowledgeable in API development. You will be a
part of teams of developers guiding on engineering and architecture
best practices as well as demonstrate the ability to partner and
engage with other engineers and architects. You will work closely
with business clients and UI designers to analyze user
requirements, code applications and customize and/or integrate
commercial software packages for both internal employees and
external member-facing applications across multiple platforms.
As a Java Engineer - Web Services, it will be your responsibility
to maintain code integrity and quality.Job RequirementsABOUT
USAAUSAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the financial
security of millions of U.S. military members and their families.
This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative thinking
at every level.In each of the past five years, we've been a top-40
Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For -, and we've ranked among
Victory Media's Top 10 Military Friendly - Employers 13 years
straight. We embrace a robust veteran workforce and encourage
veterans and veteran spouses to apply.ABOUT USAA ITOur most
important qualification isn't technical, it's human. Here, we don't
just sit in front of a screen. We stand behind our 11 million
members who rely on us every day. -We are over 3,000 employees
strong, a passionately supportive and collaborative team built on
Agile principles. We've been a top-two Computerworld 100 Best
Places to Work in IT five years in a row and were recently named a
Top 50 Employer for Minority Engineers & IT by Workforce Diversity
Magazine. - - - -
See what it's like to work for a company where your passion meets
our purpose:Click here to watch the USAA Java Software Engineer -
Web Services Spotlight VideoUSAA Information Technology: A
Realistic PreviewThis Job Posting is for multiple openings
available in 2020.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
- With limited guidance performs defect correction (analysis,
design, code) on less complex issues and/or codes applications of
medium complexity. With guidance begins to install, customize and
integrate commercial software packages. Works with more tenured
peers to gain understanding of systems while conducting root cause
analysis of issues, reviewing new and existing code and/or
performing unit testing.
- Works with experienced team members to conduct root cause
analysis of issues, review new and existing code and/or perform
unit testing. Learns to create system documentation/play books and
attends requirements, design and code reviews. Receives work
packages from manager and/or delegates.
- Understands and assists in gathering and analyzing customer
requirements and may respond to outages following the appropriate
- Partners with experienced team members to develop accurate
estimates on work packages. May begin to identify issues that
impact availability.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
- Bachelor's degree or 4 additional years of I/T experience
beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
- AND, 2+ years of software engineering/development experience
utilizing Java with experience working with Web Services REST or
- 2+ years in REST frameworks with focus on API development
- 1+ years in AGILE methodology
- 1+ years experience integrating with backend services like JMS,
J2C, ORM frameworks (Hibernate, JPA, JDO, etc), JDBC.
- Ability to implement container based APIs using a container
frameworks OpenShift, Docker, or Kubernetes.
- Relational Database design and optimization with Oracle DB2,
- Familiar with Gradle, GIT, GitHUB, GITLab, etc. around
continuous integration and continuous delivery infrastructure
- Experience testing in REST services
- Experience in design and develop automated test
frameworkDESIRED CHARACTERISTICSUSAA Java Engineers create
innovative solutions that impact our members. Collectively, we are:
- Curious and excited by new ideas -
- Energized by a fast-paced environment
- Able to understand and translate business needs into
leading-edge technology -
- Comfortable working as part of a connected team, but
- Community-focused, dependable and committed -
- Exceptionally detail-oriented
- Exceptionally detail-orientedThe above description reflects the
details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of
the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of
all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.At USAA
our employees enjoy one of the best benefits packages in the
business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress
environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along
with wellness and wealth building programs. - Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education will assist you with
your professional goals.Relocation assistance is NOT available for
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