Software Development Engineer 4 at WEX, inc. in Portland, Maine

Posted in Other 2 days ago.





Job Description:

General Purpose:

Plan, design, develop and test software systems or applications for software enhancements and new products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for providing technical leadership to moderate and large cross functional development efforts.

  • Collaborates with internal stakeholders to identify business opportunities and solve business problems.

  • Responsible for providing high level assessments of development efforts.

  • Responsible for designing, developing, and testing solutions for projects of moderate to significant complexity.

  • Responsible for building and executing against a detailed development schedule.

  • Responsible for monitoring the efforts of more junior developer and contracted staff.

  • Responsible for producing project related artifacts and ensuring development efforts conform to standards.

  • Collaborates with team to identify improvements and upgrades that will reduce cost, improve stability, and increase performance.

  • Responsible for engaging with production support staff and remediating chronic and/or critical production support issues.

  • Responsible for training and mentoring more junior or new staff.

Minimum Required Qualifications for Consideration:


  • Bachelor's degree and 4 years+ of related work experience.

  • Minimum 3 years+ experience with Java (Java SE, JDBC, JMS.)

  • Experience with Linux/Unix and Windows development environments.

  • Strong SQL skills.

  • Good Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD) skill along with data modelling.

  • Experience with Hibernate or other ORM tool.

  • Experience with an IDE tool such as Intellij or Eclipse.

  • Experience with Web Services.

  • Strong skills writing high-performance, multi-threaded, efficient and maintainable software code.

  • Experience with Java Servlet, JSP.

  • Must have the ability to accurately estimate future and remaining work effort, and meet aggressive software build schedules.

  • Production on-call support.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodology.

  • Knowledgeable in AWS product offerings, CloudFormations, Ansible, Jenkins, Artifactory

  • DevOps experience

  • Experience with message queuing (JMS) software.

  • Experience with performance profiling and tuning tools.

  • Experience with WebLogic, or similar enterprise application servers is a plus.

  • Experience in working with highly transactional, e-commerce, or finance related industry.