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Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Alpharetta, GA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 27, 2023

​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.

Equifax is seeking creative, high-energy, diverse and driven software engineers with hands-on development skills to work on a variety of meaningful projects. Our software engineering positions provide you the opportunity to join a team of talented engineers working with leading-edge technology. You are ideal for this position if you are a forward-thinking, committed, and enthusiastic software engineer who is passionate about technology.

The candidate is responsible for all aspects of application development throughout the DataQA SDLC Agile process and Release Train acting as a liaison between the business and the technology teams to help analyze, drive and develop solutions. Will  act as a subject matter expert to the business and users to effectively transform the business, user and technical requirements into the desired application solution. 

What you will do

  • Leads large and highly complex projects. Works closely with team members, clients, and other stakeholders in analyzing, documenting, reviewing, communicating and developing solutions defined by the business requirements. 

  • Support internal business partners by providing reports, statistics, documentation, running queries etc. for audits supporting external customer requests and data quality deliverables.

  • Understand and document business rules, practices, procedures, and processes by analyzing and interpreting code

  • Create functional flows, follow technical specifications, user Interface examples, use cases, samples and prototypes for development projects

  • Maintains a deep awareness of how business operations work to help key stakeholders explore technology possibilities to more effectively execute.

  • Act as Project Manager to ensure estimation, budget tracking, development, testing, and certification are completed within designated timelines and track/communicate progress/status to all levels of the organization

  • Responsible for maintaining and tracking assigned sprint deliverables, JIRA user stories, AHA boards etc.

  • Work closely with the QE team to verify unit test case planning and execution meets all requirements and all defects are resolved prior to project or product release including UAT. 

  • Take initiative without close direction. Ability to work independently, manage priorities, manage time and multi-task.

  • As a member of a cross-functional team, an understanding of clients (both internal and external) and teamwork are essential.  Above all, enthusiasm, the ability to quickly learn new technology, and a willingness to own responsibility will be critical to success in this position.

  • Exceptional attention to detail, and a burning desire to make analysis and specifications precise.  

  • Works closely with all Legacy and Transformation Business Partners and Pipeline teams. 

What experience you need

  • Minimum 5-7 years of  successful work experience  as C/C++   software engineer/developer 

  • Knowledge of SQL, Unix, C++ and PERL beneficial

  • Linux,C/C++/Pro *C/Perl, Unix, Oracle, Shell Scripting, SQL, MS-Access, SQL Developer,  Dbx, Purify, SVN Configuration Management, Web Services and STL, Greenplum, Ruby, BitBucket, Jenkins, Chef, Jira, ServiceNow, Confluence, Sharepoint, Fortify

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline

What could set you apart

  • Cloud (GCP Preferred)

  • Java

  • Cloud SQL (Postgres) 

  • Test Plan and Test Case development and execution highly recommended

  • Source code control management systems (e.g. SVN/Git, Subversion) and build tools like Maven

  • Big Data, Postgres, Oracle, MySQL, NoSQL databases (e.g. Cassandra, Hadoop, MongoDB, Neo4J)

  • Design patterns

  • Agile environments (e.g. Scrum, XP)

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

We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

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, color, 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.