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Technical Lead

Technology

Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds,  and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

It is an exciting time to join our technology team at Equifax Leeds as we are forming a new squad for our Data Fabric tribe as part of Equifax’s cloud transformation. 

We are globally migrating data, products, applications, and networks to the cloud; of which, Data Fabric is central. Data Fabric is a cloud native data platform to house our vast array of differentiated data sources.

You can find more information in this white paper to help you gain a deeper knowledge about the technology used to ingest, store, and ultimately deliver products and solutions to customers and partners - https://assets.equifax.com/marketing/US/assets/Data-Fabric-Whitepaper.pdf   

If you want to work for a company that is delivering leading technology and offering career progression within cloud technology this is the perfect opportunity! There will be on the job training and learning as well as becoming GCP certified.

The perks of being an Equifax Employee?

We offer a wide range of company supported benefits including contributory pension, life cover, income protection, Bupa healthcare, enhanced maternity and sick pay, 26 days holiday and a day off for your birthday, with the ability to buy and sell holidays and free credit checks. We also offer flexible benefits ranging from cycle to work, discounted travel options, gym membership, dining and leisure discounts, financial & savings plans, mobile discounts plus much more!

We also support personal development and have a range of learning options including our global online learning platform and allow you to bring your whole self to work supported by our Inclusion and Diversity, Wellbeing and Employee Engagement forums. 

What you’ll do

  • Lead the engineers within a squad in the development, testing, deployment of new applications per given business requirements

  • Hands on development, including automated testing, code deployment, and technical documentation.

  • Lead, or participate in, requirements elaboration and estimation, technical designs, project planning, and other activities related to the software development lifecycle

  • Identify and implement improvements as part of a culture to continuously improve

  • Provide technical guidance, supervise others, provide instructions, and debug code written by team members.

  • Guide and mentor junior developers in developing code and workflow procedures, and conduct code reviews

What experience you need

  • BS or MS degree in a STEM major or equivalent job experience

  • Extensive experience in Java development

  • Good experience working with Cloud technologies

  • Good experience working within an agile delivery environment

  • Good detailed knowledge of modern software development lifecycles and practices including CI / CD

What could set you apart

  • Considerable cloud experience, in particular Google Cloud Platform

  • You’ve built software or maintained systems in a highly secure, regulated or compliant industry

  • Source code control management systems (e.g. GitHub) and build tools like Maven

  • Working with Big Data technologies

  • Linux command line and shell scripting languages

  • Atlassian tooling (e.g. JIRA, Confluence, and Bitbucket)

  • Experience working with open source frameworks; preferably Spring, Micronaut.

  • Automated Testing: JUnit, Selenium, Karate

Are you ready to power your possible?  Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

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We believe in a growth mindset. At Equifax, this includes providing our employees opportunities to perform at their best and learn new skills along the way to inspire and build fulfilling careers.

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