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Software Engineer



Posting ID: JP-002024803

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One of our largest financial customers is looking to build out a team of senior engineers in Chicago to support an effort in building out a real time payments platform! These roles are good fits for both seasoned developers and those who are more intermediate, looking to grow in their careers.


Line of business; Corporate Banking

Division: Wholesale Payments

This team is responsible for maintaining applications that interface with clients for payment purposes. This supports various types of payments, money transfers and cash management. Look after payment apps- whenever clients need to move money around.

2 basic channels:

-host to host; if clients have their own ERP systems, we interface system to system where clients send files with request and payments.

-API interfaces for transfers; API call has to do with initiating payment.

His team is the whole middle tier. Some projects are development of new capabilities, some are establishing new capabilities. There are ever changing regulations globally. Since every country has different regulations, so this is something they always have to pay attention to.

There are 4 needs for this manager. He's looking for very high performing engineers for the Chicago location. For 2 of the 4, he wants someone very hands on with potential of leading a pod or small team of developers is ideal. For 2 of the 4, he wants intermediate engineers with 4+ years of experience; people who are capable of coming in and making an impact quickly, but also have room for career growth in the team.

Current team:

They have a team in Jersey City which is more tenured, but their Chicago team is a lot of engineers out of their internship program, or people with a couple years of experience. They want to hire experienced engineers and leads in Chicago for these roles. They also have teams offshore in Mumbai, Singapore and Bournemouth

Web front ends- REACT- they have REACT on front end but won't heavily interact with the UI. This is more of a backend role.

Server side- java stack- server side java, spring framework, develop microservice based architecture.

Cloud foundry and Kubernetes are ideal as it's a cloud ready application. They use Kubernetes for containerization. JP's proprietary cloud is Gaia, which is based on cloud foundry

Database- oracle and Cassandra

Banking is a plus but not necessary

Understanding basic concepts around cloud is fine. No specifics of AWS is necessary.


java 8, microservices, springboot, server-side java, kubernetes, AWS

Top Skills Details:

They use Java 8 for backend dev language

Will be responsible for building microservices- use springboot/all spring framework

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: John Bird

Phone: +13124745565


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