Sr Middleware Engineer (Ref. No.: 30021179_07012016)

Information about the position

Place of work
Digital Park II, Einsteinova 25, 851 01 Bratislava 5
Job description, responsibilities and duties
As the worldwide leader in electronic payment services and due to continuous growth, First data is currently seeking to recruit a high caliber, energetic professional to join us as Sr Middleware Engineer.

What does working as Application Administrator in First Data Slovakia entail?
In this role as the individual will be responsible:

• Ensures adherence to established technology standards and consults with senior leadership on technology solutions.
• Provide installation, configuration and maintenance services of Middleware platform
• Monitor performance, fine-tune processes and manage capacity planning
• May design and develop specialized automation tools, scripts, and processes for the administration and performance monitoring of system
• Participates in creating and developing local system engineering standards, best practices, support guidelines and procedures

• Daily working with modern and common used technologies like:
o UNIX/Linux platform,
o B2B Integrations,
o Application Servers (WebSphere, JBOSS, Tomcat)
o Web Servers (Apache, Tomcat),
o LDAP Servers,
o MQ Servers,
o SOA Platform,
o BPM and specific banking applications
Other benefits
• Money and bonuses
Meal vouchers – fully covered by FDS
Jubilee benefits
Diners club - private credit card without fees
Referral program
Bratislavská mestská karta without fees
Contribution to pension plan

• Health
Health care - Private medical center
Life and Accident Insurance
25 full paid sick leave days per year
5 sick days
Bottomless drinks, coffee and tea in your office

• Work-life balance
Flexible working time
International environment
Leisure time events with your colleagues

• Your development
English language courses
Global University with thousands of e-learning courses
Long term career development
Hard & Soft skills trainings
Possibility of internal transfer to foreign branch office
Contract type

Requirements for the employee

Required education
University education (Bachelor's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)
Personality requirements and skills
Computer skills:
• UNIX/Linux - advanced
• Scripting (bash, perl, python, groovy); JAVA programming is an advantage
• Ability to Troubleshoot JAVA based applications (Take Thread dumps, heap dumps)
• Knowledge of middleware is an advantage (Install, configure, support, and troubleshoot):
• SOA architecture (ESB, Process Server)
• Web server (Apache httpd)
• Application server (JBoss, WebSphere, OAS)
• Willingness to permanently improve skills and knowledge

• Provide 24x7 Oncall support


Brief description of the company
First Data is a leading provider of payment solutions for financial institutions and merchants around the world. With over 42 Billion merchant transactions annually and nearly 750 Million credit/debit cards on file, First Data powers the payments value chain in over 80 countries across the globe. We are proud of our extensive customer relationships supporting over 7,000 financial institutions and the largest merchant distribution network in the industry with over 1,200 partners servicing merchants large and small.

First Data’s International division is a leading provider of payment solutions for financial institutions and merchants worldwide. With more than eight billion transactions annually and more than 70 million card accounts on file outside the U.S., First Data powers the payments value chain across the globe. We are proud of our extensive customer relationships supporting clients around the world with offices in 34 countries.

We help businesses simplify payment processing and improve the customer experience with our broad portfolio of solutions, including: credit and debit card issuing and acquiring, point of sale terminals and deployment services, gift card and loyalty solutions, eCommerce, information and analytics solutions, card production and mailing, mobile solutions and more.
Main focus of the company's activities
Information technology, computer programming, web portals
ID: 2121578   Dátum zverejnenia: 19.10.2016