Application Developer

Selective Insurance   •  

Branchville, NJ

Less than 5 years

Posted 250 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Selective Insurance is looking for a highly motivated application developer who develops procedures for the solution of well-defined routine business problems with a high level of reliability, execution and speed. Converts these procedures into applications and programs required for computer solutions. All job duties and responsibilities must be carried out in compliance with applicable legal and regulatory requirements.


  • Meet with business unit representatives to define and evaluate routine business automation needs. Interpret business specifications to prepare for analysis/design functions.
  • Monitor, research, and resolve problems in the production environment
  • Participate in systems analysis, general systems design, and detail systems design.
  • Generate, test, and document program code. Debug and resolve problems of moderate difficulty.
  • Modify existing applications programs or writes new programs of basic to moderate complexity and scope, working with applications systems designs and specifications and utilizing standards, procedures, and techniques.
  • Assist higher-level programmers in the development of complex programs.
  • Assist others with debugging whenever necessary.
  • Responsible to acquire training, as needed, and will learn user functions, organization, and role in the enterprise to the extent required.


  • Ability to effectively collaborate with people in other departments and/or outside of the enterprise.
  • Possesses excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to think ahead and anticipate problems, issues and solutions.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Familiarity with related development environments.
  • College degree in Computer Science, Management Information Science, Business Administration or related field preferred.
  • One to two years of programmer/analyst experience.
  • Prefer experience developing/supporting enterprise web applications including an understanding of lifecycles, SOA, RDBMS and IIS
  • Prefer development skills including c# and/or, MVC, client frameworks (JQuery, Knockout, etc.), SQL Server and/or Oracle, web services (WCF, JSON, REST, Web API), entity framework, SSRS, WebSphere MQ.