Application Engineer

  • Discover Financial Services
  • Riverwoods, IL
  • time-alarm-solid 03-01-2024

Job Description

Discover Financial Services is seeking an Application Engineer to join the Finance Corporate Services team. In this role, you will design, develop, test, and maintain complex data solutions, serving as a key mentor to peers and providing technical thought leadership. The Application Engineer will address high-impact technology and business priorities, demonstrate strategic leadership, proactively identify and mitigate issues, coach and mentor the team, and build strong collaborative working relationships.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in Information Technology, (Software) Engineering, or related field
  • Internal applicants must have a technical proficiency rating of competent on the Dreyfus engineering scale

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in Agile software development methodology, ETL data integration, relational databases, Cloud-based technologies, etc.
  • Experience with AbInitio, SQL, Unix Scripting, Maestro/Control-M, AWS, etc.
  • External Applicants will be required to undergo a technical interview

Application Deadline

The application window is expected to close on March 5, 2024. Apply now!


$86,500.00 to $146,100.00 base pay with additional incentives. Geographical location, experience, education, and skill level may impact pay.


  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Health Savings Account
  • STD, Life, LTD and AD&D
  • Recognition Program
  • Education Assistance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Family Support Programs
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Apply today to discover a brighter financial future with Discover!