Java Software Engineer Mid-Level

San Antonio, TX

Purpose of Job We are seeking a talented Java Software Engineer-Mid Level for our San Antonio Office facility.

The candidate selected for this position will be working in Bank IT in the area responsible for building the experience for USAA Credit Card products. They will work with the latest technologies in our application stack - Java, CI/CD, Kafka, React and other languages and tools as we create innovated solutions for tomorrow's Credit Card needs.

USAA values a work culture that is highly collaborative, and we have found that a hybrid work type helps employees gain the best of both worlds - collaborating in-person in the office and working from home when needed to achieve focused deliverables. The actual days onsite are settled between each employee and the employee's manager.

Provides support to the Enterprise through delivering best in class technology solutions. Engaged in all phases of the software systems and application development lifecycle which include gathering and analyzing requirements, designing, testing, documenting, and implementing software, responding to outages. Job Requirements

About USAA

USAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the financial security of millions of U.S. military members and their families. This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative thinking at every level.


Our most meaningful qualification isn't technical, it's human. Here, we don't just sit in front of a screen. We stand behind our 13 million members who rely on us every day.

We're proud of USAA's strong history - and we're even more passionate about our future. That's why we have a team of supportive and collaborative hardworking technology professionals focused on doing more for our members. And why we're continuing to add innovative problem solvers to our team. With us, you'll find exciting challenges that inspire you to continue learning and growing.


Identifies and manages existing and emerging risks that stem from business activities and the job role.

Ensures risks associated with business activities are effectively identified, measured, monitored, and controlled.

Follows written risk and compliance policies, standards, and procedures for business activities.

Design, develop, code, and test complex technical solutions

Investigates and resolves complex application and system technical problems and production issues through troubleshooting techniques.

Continually improves operations by conducting complex systems analysis and recommending changes in policies and procedures.

Prepares and installs complex solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards, and programming.

Follows the software development lifecycle.

Mentors' junior engineers and may being mentoring peer engineers; Review teammates' code

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree or 4 additional years of experience beyond the minimum requirement can be used in lieu of a degree. OR Approved certification from CodeUp, Galvenize, VetFIT (Veterans for IT) or eFIT (Employees for IT).

  • 4 years of software development experience demonstrating depth of technical understanding within a specific discipline(s)/technology(s)

  • 2 years of experience delivering technology solutions in all phases of the software systems and application development lifecycle to include leading code/design reviews.

  • Basic Understanding of one or more of the following: Java, Swift, Objective-C, Cobol, JavaScript, Kotlin, C+, HTML, CSS, SQL

  • Developing level of business acumen in the areas of business operations, risk management, industry practices and emerging trends.

  • Experience supporting efforts to address production issues through troubleshooting applications and systems.

  • Experience articulating technical challenges and solutions

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience in REST frameworks with focus on API development

  • Experience building APIs with Spring Boot

  • Experience with test-driven development and automated testing frameworks

  • Ability to design and implement container-based APIs using Docker

  • Experience with container orchestration tools like Kubernetes or OpenShift

  • Experience with React or another modern framework (angular, Vue, etc.)

  • Working experience with build frame frameworks such as Gradle or Maven, Software Version control systems based on GIT and CI/CD frameworks

  • Relational Database design and optimization with Oracle, DB2, MySQL, or PostgreSQL, and experience using NoSQL solutions such as Couchbase or Cassandra

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

Compensation: USAA has an effective method for assessing market data and establishing ranges to ensure we remain competitive. You are paid within the salary range based on your experience and market position. The salary range for this skill is $88,200- $158,900. (this does not include geographic differential it may be applied based on your work location)

Employees may be eligible for pay incentives based on overall corporate and individual performance or at the discretion of the USAA Board of Directors.

Geographical Differential: Geographic pay differential is additional pay provided to eligible employees working in locations where market pay levels are above the national average.

Shift premium: will be addressed on an individual-basis for applicable roles that are consistently scheduled for non-core hours.

Benefits: At USAA our employees enjoy best-in-class benefits to support their physical, financial, and emotional wellness. These benefits include comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, 401(k), pension, life insurance, parental benefits, adoption assistance, paid time off program with paid holidays plus 16 paid volunteer hours, and various wellness programs. Additionally, our career path planning and continuing education assists employees with their professional goals.

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Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

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Location San Antonio, TX (78206)
Job Type Full Time
Company USAA
Posted 3 days ago