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Director of Software Development



Software Engineering, Sales & Business Development
King of Prussia, PA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Our software engineers at Fiserv bring an open and creative mindset to a global team developing mobile applications, user interfaces and much more to deliver industry-leading financial services technologies to our clients. Our talented technology team members solve challenging problems quickly and with quality. We're seeking individuals who can create frameworks, leverage developer tools, and mentor and guide other members of the team. Collaboration is key and whether you are an expert in a legacy software system or are fluent in a variety of coding languages you're sure to find an opportunity as a software engineer that will challenge you to perform exceptionally and deliver excellence for our clients.

  • Full-time
  • Entry, Mid, Senior
  • Yes (occasional), Minimal (if any)
  • Glassdoor: 64%


Requisition ID R-10314748 Date posted 06/04/2024 End Date 06/24/2024 City King of Prussia State/Region Pennsylvania Country United States Location Type Onsite

Calling all innovators – find your future at Fiserv.

We’re Fiserv, a global leader in Fintech and payments, and we move money and information in a way that moves the world. We connect financial institutions, corporations, merchants, and consumers to one another millions of times a day – quickly, reliably, and securely. Any time you swipe your credit card, pay through a mobile app, or withdraw money from the bank, we’re involved. If you want to make an impact on a global scale, come make a difference at Fiserv.

Job Title

Director of Software Development

Director of Software Development

Join Our Team at Fiserv:

As the Director of Software Development, you will lead our efforts in crafting state-of-the-art software solutions for payment processing within Fiserv. This pivotal role coordinates the goals, mission, and strategy of our dedicated team, ensuring our software not only meets but exceeds the rigorous demands of the financial services industry.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Foster a productive and positive work environment to enhance team health and happiness.

  • Oversee office operations, including coverage and team scheduling, while approving and supporting team requests across business units.

  • Drive the delivery of high-quality software solutions, ensuring they are delivered on time and align with our strategic objectives.

  • Prioritize project deliverables, focusing on what is delivered, how it is delivered, and when it is delivered.

  • Maintain alignment with Fiserv's broader business priorities and goals, ensuring uptime and stability in line with established SLAs.

  • Uphold rigorous security and compliance standards to safeguard our systems and data.

What You Need to Have:

  • Proficiency in Perl programming, with a solid foundation in software development principles.

  • 5+ years of experience leading a software development organization, including mentoring engineers and cross-functional roles such as QA testers and business analysts.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage stakeholder relationships and roadmap commitments.

  • Experience leading remote teams in an Agile SDLC environment, ensuring efficient and effective collaboration.

What Would Be Great to Have:

  • Java/Spring development experience.

  • Background in PCI or finance/Fintech industries.

  • Knowledge of NACHA compliance.

  • Experience transitioning codebases from Perl to Java.

  • Expertise in developing microservices.

Why Join Us?

At Fiserv, you'll be at the forefront of the financial technology industry, leading a team that impacts millions of transactions globally. We value innovation, leadership, and forward-thinking solutions. Here, you'll have the opportunity to lead complex projects, drive technological advancements, and contribute to a secure and efficient global financial ecosystem.

This role is not eligible to be performed in Colorado, California, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Maryland, New York or Washington.

Please note that salary ranges provided for this role on external job boards are salary estimates made by outside parties and may not be accurate.

Thank you for considering employment with Fiserv. Please:

  • Apply using your legal name
  • Complete the step-by-step profile and attach your resume (either is acceptable, both are preferable).

What you should know about us:

Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology with more than 40,000 associates proudly serving clients in more than 100 countries. As one of Fortune® magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies™" 9 of the last 10 years, one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies, and a top scorer on Bloomberg’s Gender-Equality Index, we are committed to innovation and excellence.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion:

Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce that reflects our world. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by law.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Warning about fake job posts:

Please be aware of fraudulent job postings that are not affiliated with Fiserv. Fraudulent job postings may be used by cyber criminals to target your personally identifiable information and/or to steal money or financial information.

Any communications from a Fiserv representative will come from a legitimate business email address. We will not hire through text message, social media, or email alone, and any interviews will be conducted in person or through a secure video call. We won’t ask you for sensitive information nor will we ask you to pay anything during the hiring process. We also won’t send you a check to cash on Fiserv’s behalf.

If you see suspicious activity or believe that you have been the victim of a job posting scam, you should report it to your local FBI field office or to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center.


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