Applications Developer in Springfield, MO

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

American National Insurance Co   •  

Springfield, MO 65802

Industry: Finance & Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 54 days ago

Who we are.

American National is a successful and stable corporation guided by five core values: Financial Strength, Integrity, Respect, Service and Teamwork. We are among America's Most Trustworthy Financial Companies according to Forbes. We've spent the last 110+ years earning this reputation and we work each day to expand this legacy. We know we're not just selling insurance, we're providing security and peace of mind to our 5 million policyholders.

The growth, innovation and success of American National are driven by our incredible employees who thrive on delivering exceptional service to our clients. Success begins and ends with our people. Their loyalty and dedication to American National is why we're successful.

If you share our values and can contribute to our mission of providing the highest quality service to our clients, we want to hear from you!

Why join us?

We know that our employees' lives encompass much more than the time they spend at work. To help them maintain a healthy work/life balance, we've compiled a generous benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending account, matching 401(k), paid time off, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement and referral bonuses.

We've also incorporated unique benefits like our volunteer program where employees are provided PTO for giving their time to a non-profit of their choice. Healthy employees are productive employees so we also have a comprehensive wellness program that includes onsite fitness centers and classes or discounted gym memberships, free health screenings, free flu shots, and more. ​

Programmer Analyst

American National is currently seeking an Applications Developer - Guidewire for our Springfield, MO location! This position is responsible for the writing and testing of software code related to our Property and Casualty Claims Administration System.


  • Manage projects as assigned involving Guidewire configuration and development.
  • Work with internal customers to design, develop make program and or configuration changes.
  • Program Guidewire UI and Rules and/or integration development utilizing Guidewire ClaimCenter.
  • Unit testing and debugging
  • Relational database design
  • Update technical documents as required.


  • Bachelor's Degree with a major in computer information systems or engineering.
  • 0 - 2 years of development experience working in the insurance and/or financial industry.
  • Highly motivated and ambitious, excellent communication skills, creative & critical thinker.
  • Continual learning and improvement in the understanding of software capabilities and programming languages is essential.
  • Strong skills associated with the design, development, modification and deployment of software, including object-oriented programming concepts. Strong J2EE, XML, SQL, or other object-oriented programming language knowledge and experience.
  • Experience implementing web services and APIs.
  • Familiarity and working knowledge of SQL Server Database.
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of Guidewire ClaimCenter is preferred.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17