Principal Java Engineer
Principal Java Engineer
Why is our Software Development team the next step for you?
As a Principal Software Engineer at Worldpay you will develop the technologies that will change how millions of people make payments around the world. You will join one of our small cross-functional agile teams, targeting fast, feature development on our best-of-breed global payments platform.
How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?
Worldpay engineers are extremely motivated and passionate individuals, eager to create elegant solutions to complex problems and push technology forward.
You'll develop components and applications working as part of a cross-functional team delivering high-quality features for Java based, multi-platform, multi-discipline environments utilising Agile toolsets across the development lifecycle. You'll take pride in writing high quality software, building, testing and maintaining robust systems, and you'll enjoy working on the entire stack, front to back. You’ll participate in the requirements and design process with other engineers and create automated unit and integration tests. We will also want you to coach and mentor more junior engineers and be an evangelist for best practice.
What will make you the ideal candidate?
You will have a genuine passion for software development and will have extensive commercial experience writing clean code. You will have experience with web application security and agile ways of working, including Scrum, Kanban, TDD and continues delivery.
We’ll want you to demonstrate strong Java programming skills and experience with Oracle, Linux, Source Control (git), IDEs and Jira.
How is Worldpay changing the world?
On a typical day, we process 36 million mobile, online and in-store transactions – that’s about 415 each and every second. In 2015 we handled c.13.1bn transactions, supporting c.400,000 customers, 126 currencies, 146 countries and over 300 payment methods. We are the leader in payments in the UK, where we process approximately 42% of all transactions.
Our solutions are delivered by nearly 5,000 colleagues from our corporate headquarters in London and 25 offices in 11 countries around the world.
We serve all types of businesses – big and small. You may interact with Worldpay several times a day, without realising it. We are the trusted payments partner of some of the most innovative and fast growing eCommerce businesses globally, many of the UK’s largest retailers, and hundreds of thousands of small and medium sized businesses in the UK and US, including over 16,000 hairdressers, in excess of 24,000 restaurants and more than 9,000 pubs.