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Lead Java Developer-Mircoservices in Austin, TX at EZCORP

Date Posted: 9/11/2019

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Career Description

We are currently seeking a Microservices Developer that will be responsible for designing and implementing an architecture that structures applications as a set of loosely coupled, collaborating services. This role involves interacting with Internal IT Teams, Architects and external vendors to understand requirements, end to end business flow and implement system solutions. This vital role is for someone who wants to work on challenging projects that are highly strategic to the company. If this sounds like the position for you, please read on!

A Little Bit About Us:

We are started in Austin back in 1989 with just 16 pawn stores. Today, EZCORP has grown into a leading provider of pawn loans in the United States and Latin America. We are dedicated to satisfying the short-term cash needs of consumers who are both cash and credit constrained and providing an industry-leading customer experience. We do not stop there; we also operate as a retail store where we sell all kinds of merchandise.

What’s in it for you:

  • Looking to make good money? We offer competitive salaries
  • We want to make sure you are healthy, wealthy and wise! We offer great benefits along with 401K with company match
  • We offer flexible schedules because let’s face it, traffic in Austin is rough! We want you to take breaks and recharge, so we offer generous paid time off and sprinkle in company paid holidays throughout the year
  • No excuses for not going to the gym! We have a state-of-the-art onsite gym and showers
  • Who doesn’t like natural light and nice views of downtown? EZCORP has a beautiful open office close to Zilker Park with free parking
  • We all need to eat! We have a restaurant-based meal service that serves good food daily in our building’s lobby
  • We like offering savings to our employees! We offer discounted cell phone plans
  • You might be surprised at what you can find in our stores! EZCORP employees get a pretty good discount at any of our stores.


Career Requirements

What you will be doing:

  • You will be developing applications using Java and Java Spring Boot
  • You will be developing web services (REST/Soap) and familiarity with JSON
  • You will be building integration applications (Microservices, SOA, Messaging) and have a good understanding of different architectural approaches
  • You will be performing hands-on coding and troubleshooting issues and implementing fixes/enhancements
  • You will be working on design documents and ensure comprehensive coverage of all modules within an application stack


What we are looking for:

  • You will need 5 -7 years of development experience preferably with Java and other open source technologies
  • You will need Prior experience developing web service
  • You will need extensive experience with SQL writing complex queries for development/analysis and performance tuning of queries
  • You will need a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a four-year college or university in accounting, business administration, computer science, finance, or information systems

Service Orientation

This is a major area of importance. Customer Service is one of the primary responsibilities of this position. People who are successful in this position will be eager to help, committed to doing things right and always focused on the customer’s wants and needs.


Leadership skills are of moderate importance. Successful incumbents will possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to interpret technical information to all levels of associates in a positive and motivational manner and so that they can understand. An emphasis on inter-personal relationships and “results orientation” will ensure success in this position.

Analytical Skills

The person in this position will need to have keen analytical skills that will allow him/her to look at data and identify discrepancies and irregularities and determine the best solution to correcting the situation.


In order to be effective in this position, the incumbent must be able to manage multiple priorities and deadlines to better handle day-to-day and special situations.

Physical Demands and Work Conditions
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function. While performing the duties of this job, the associate is required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and climb or balance. The associate must occasionally lift and/or move heavy equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The work environment includes working with moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud as in and around computer room equipment.


EZCORP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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