Java Developer with payments software experience, long contract Sydney CBD

Job Title: Java Developer with payments software experience, long contract Sydney CBD
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: $750 - $900 per hour
Start Date: 2019-07-15
Reference: V-105218-1
Contact Name: Jeremy Steele
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 16, 2019 17:56

Job Description

Senior role owning full stack of a critical system in payments. High profile, client facing and impressive!

We need:
  • A mindset suited to full ownership and being the SME on an enterprise payments system.
  • A mindset suited to strategic work and a commercial approach to decision making.
  • Lead role in managing and owning a critical system.
  • Be ethically strong, methodical, through, really understand Software lifecycle
  • Person ready to commit to a long contract = stable and secure.
The role:
  • In a business facing team providing high level software support to systems used in the operations of a financial services business.
  • Support and own a system on a segregated network working up and down the stack- front end to middleware to network connectivity. 
  • Business focussed, commercial mindset.
  • Work with Data and Data lakes, running analytics across the top of that data.
  • Be thorough in testing out all the changes in a preproduction environment and support deployments.

The relationships:
Platform teams, security, infra, users, vendors

The technology:
  • Support a production  critical system which is SWIFT Payments. Including SWIFT Alliance software (3rd party)., SWIFT gateways (network connected devices).
  • Know network terminology, how the environment hangs together (inc. Security) - security concepts.
  • You will be installing the SWIFT software and ensuring everything is run correctly.
Note: Swift Payments is not required. Payments technology experience is very well regarded.

The Applications:
  • Java is the house language.
  • New projects and using data better: Build data pools and applications.
  • SWIFT and a number of client own applications in a variety of languages.
You will be providing high level support to a number of own built systems and vendor systems. Specifically the SWIFT Payments Gateway technology - note SWIFT experience is not essential however, payments systems and a mindset suited to owning a segregated system and being the SME on a mission critical system (with support)
  • Whole payments environment has been upgraded last year so latest and greatest payments application.
  • No tech obsolescence.
  • Mature, team front line payment operations systems. Key systems driving the banks financial operations.
SOFT SKILLS: Be ethically strong, methodical, through, really understand Software lifecycle

GOAL : Keep the whole environment up to date on all levels.

In conclusion you have...
  • 5-10 years experience supporting critical business applications
  • Java coding skills.
  • Support experience including security upgrades, patch deployment.
  • Support across the network including routing and configuration and MQ.
  • Some payments systems experience.
  • An acute awareness of risk in systems.

Please apply for the role via the website. This role is posted by Jason Bidwell of Sirius Technology.


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