Technology Engineering Center

Pune, India

Western Union enables people worldwide to transfer money seamlessly and provides financial services to those lacking traditional access. We’re proud to be at the forefront of financial services technology innovation. Learn more about what it’s like at one of our largest locations and consider if one of our open roles is a career match for you.

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About the Technology Engineering Center (TEC)

Established in 2018 as a strategic talent center focused on innovation to help expand the reach of Western Union’s omnichannel platform and digital efforts. Despite being in operation for less than five years, the site now has almost 1,000 employees, building end-to-end products, solutions, and capabilities to deliver a better customer experience globally.

The center also received its first Great Place to Work certification in June 2021. The certification is a recognition of our great culture of excellence, innovation and people-focus, and our incredible teams that are at the heart of this achievement.

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#WUPune is transforming and shaping the financial services sector by driving innovation, quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. If you’re ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, it’s #TimeForWU!

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Customer Experience

This team enables consumers and businesses to move money across borders securely and seamlessly through Digital and Retail Channels. It provides the ease and convenience to transfer and receive money from almost everywhere in the world Online, the WU App, over the phone, or in-person at our locations. We deliver these solutions with cross-functional Agile Teams using niche technologies like React Native, React JS, HTML5, CSS3, Typescript, JSON, SOAP, REST, GraphQL, Cloud, and Microservices.

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Compliance Solution

This team helps prevent fraud and implement Anti Money Laundering programs like Know Your Customer, Know Your Agent, Sanctions and PEP Screening, Transaction Monitoring, Regulatory Reporting, and Case Management. We drive the engineering execution of large transformation programs that are re-imagining the Compliance ecosystem using new-age technologies and capabilities in User Experience design, Microservices, Cloud, and Artificial Intelligence.

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Data Engineering

This team covers processing risks and payments data in real-time for fraud analysts to validate flagged transactions before they approve them to ensure customers’ money is reaching safe hands. The team manages 3+ petabytes of data in AWS cloud for various use cases and uses technologies like EMR, Kafka, Spark Streaming, Java, Talend, and Informatica to process our data. We have an enterprise data platform and marketplace built on Snowflake and we also use databases like HBase and PostgreSQL.

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Why should technology professionals start a career at the Pune TEC?

“We help people and businesses move money for better—better communities, better economies, and a better world. Our Teams at the Pune TEC play a huge role in conceptualizing and building systems that support our 150 million customers to send money across 200 countries and regions using multiple channels. The Money Transfer and Payments industry is at the cutting edge of innovation, driven by an array of new technologies. The Pune TEC is at the heart of driving and delivering these exciting changes for Western Union. I have been with the site since its inception and have had an enriching experience working in a culture that encourages innovation, collaboration, and learning. If you like the challenge of building scalable transaction-based systems and work in an environment that is fun, collaborative, and excellence-driven then Western Union Pune TEC is a great place to build your career.”

Ashutosh Shinde

Site Leader of the Western Union Pune TEC

Caring for our employees and their families

Our “Global Total Rewards Program” aims to support the health and well-being of our employees and their families, including domestic partners. We review benchmarking information annually to help inform any changes or additions to our benefits programs.

The following global benefits are generally* available to all full-time employees:

*The benefits presented here may vary by country and office location. In most of our global offices, there are even more employee benefits to enjoy. Please connect with your Recruiter during the interview process to obtain benefit information specific to your potential location and role.