Application Support Engineer

  • Western Union
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 22/02/2021
Full time IT - Systems Engineering IT - Software Development

Job Description

Application Support Engineer – Buenos Aires, Argentina

Would you like to invest your IT expertise in a role in which you can enable the smooth operations of an organization’s corporate systems? Are you ambitious to work for a truly market-leading company? Join Western Union as Application Support Engineer.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

We’re a FinTech that’s using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. We’re a team of over 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Relentless pursuit of better

Your role will be essential in maintaining our corporate functions in areas such as the Commercial Department, Finance, Accounting, and Treasury fully operational. You’ll be an application architect and you’ll be in charge of designing Pago Fácil application evolution. You’ll provide application support and also establish, implement, and administer the necessary technology infrastructures required. Also, you’ll also be involved in the solution design for internal projects of the IT Department, as well as in transformational projects that will take us to the future. You will do this by participating in process improvements and in new systems implementations. Working with a range of different stakeholders, internally, you will coordinate your vision with a team of technical and functional application leaders. Externally, you will have the challenge of ensuring alignment with third-party vendors involved in your daily activities. You’ll define technical solutions for subsequent developments, aligned with the reference architectures and architecture strategy (roadmaps). Also, you’ll collaborate with Application Architects and Senior Developers on the selection of appropriate design patterns.

For this role, you will need a degree in computer science or related, with 5 years of experience in software development and more than 2 years of experience in solution architecture design. Besides, you’ll need experience in application development or support (.NET; Java), service-oriented architecture patterns including SOAP and REST. Also, you’ll need solid knowledge in standard database systems such as SQL Server, Oracle, and MySQL, as well as significant working experience in SQL or PL/SQL query writing. You will need to demonstrate excellent organization and tasks prioritization. You’ll need to have had exposure to UNIX/Linux administration. The required skills are teamwork, collaboration, dynamism, flexibility, customer-oriented, analytical. You’ll need experience in assembling application solutions or designing solutions. You’ll use your technical knowledge and architecture knowledge to create a new technology through innovation attitude. It’s required: Knowledge of TDD (Test Driven Development), Java, JavaScript frameworks (Spring, AngularJS), Cloud technologies and Oracle databases. You’ll use Agile methodologies. Advanced English level is required. It will be nice to have: JBoss, Spring Boot, Groovy, Redis.

Join us, and let’s move money for better

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. It’s an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If you’re ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

We’re a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.

We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams, while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status.