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    • Lenexa, Kansas, USA
  • Applications System Development
  • Full time
  • Jun 11 2023
  • TouchNet
  • Job ID: R0042722


TouchNet, a Global Payments Company, located in Lenexa, KS is seeking Lead Software Engineers to join our growing team! In this role you will be responsible for full lifecycle development in a Java environment.

Open to remote opportunities for the right candidate.


  • Participate in all phases of the software development life cycle utilizing Agile Scrum methodology in the creation of new software products.
  • Collaborate with business analysts, product managers and other development engineers in the design and evolution of software solutions that support any and all types of financial transactions in higher education.
  • Adhere to the highest standards to insure the security and reliability of our applications
  • PCI DSS-compliant development and code review
  • Ability to interact with key customers during development, provide Tier III level support in problem resolution, and receive product feedback from customers at our bi-annual user conference
  • Limited on-call work hours; work-life balance is a priority at TouchNet

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A minimum of seven years strong software engineering experience
  • Expertise with Java, JavaScript frameworks, HTML, XML, SQL
  • Strong Object Oriented programming skills
  • Microservice development experience
  • Spring Boot
  • Experience with GCP, AWS, or Azure. 
  • ORM, Hibernate, JPA, and SQL
  • A passion for learning new technologies
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • BS/BA degree (Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Business/CIS or related) or relevant experience in lieu of a degree may be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ten years of experience with Java, JavaScript frameworks, JSP, JSF, HTML, XML, SQL
  • React
  • EJB
  • Payment industry/financial transaction experience
  • Understanding of PCI compliance
  • Experience with ERP systems such as PeopleSoft, Banner Colleague, Workday or similar
  • Experience working with higher education institutions
  • Payment industry/financial transaction experience
  • Confluence, JIRA, SVN, Git, FishEye, Crucible, Maven, Jenkins, JUnit, Balsamiq, and Microsoft Office
  • Agile methodology

About TouchNet 
TouchNet is a leading provider of integrated, comprehensive, and secure commerce and credential solutions for colleges and universities. Institutions of higher education rely on TouchNet to unify and secure payments, permissions, and other related business transactions campus-wide. TouchNet’s unmatched integration, transparency, and security give institutions greater control over transactions, costs, and compliance, while providing greater operational efficiencies and self-service access to real-time information. TouchNet is a Global Payments company. (NYSE: GPN) 

TouchNet Information Systems is committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Our vision is to be “Champions of Inclusion.” We are fully committed and focused on creating a better tomorrow in the communities in which we live and work. Diversity is a core value and we are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment.


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Global Payments Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Global Payments provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by law. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.


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