Senior Application Developer

Sun Life Financial   •  

Kansas City, MO

5 - 7 years

Posted 176 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a small team of developers to create and support production software for our clients
  • Ability to understand requirements and transform them into solutions for our customer through software
  • Develop code to support existing and newly developed production environments
  • Collaborate with a small team of developers and IT professionals to meet implementation deadlines and deliver solutions for our customers
  • Insure quality software is being delivered by leveraging test driven development 
  • Be self-guided and complete tasks with minimum assistance
  • Comfortable with working in small agile environment with ambitious deadlines
  • Code review responsibilities to ensure architecture and security standards are being followed


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering from a four year accredited College
  • At lease 5 years’ experience developing code for production software environments
  • Communicate effectively with business partners and development team
  • Strong technical knowledge, with hands-on experience in developing production software
  • Knowledge of relevant technology and tools is critical, including development methodologies and programming/scriptinglanguages.
  • Experience with SCRUM methodology and Sprint format
  • 5 years equivalent work experience in application development preferred
  • 5 years of experience in business application design, development, installation, and modification in an IT environment preferred
  • Experience with design, development, and implementation of new computing architectures preferred
  • At least 5 years’ experience with JavaScript and single page JavaScript apps
  • Proficiency in Java, Spring, Hibernate, SQL and Bitbucket
  • Familiar with ReactJS, CouchBase, RabbitMQ
  • Familiar with Amazon Web Services