Software Developer - Infrastructure

State Farm Insurance   •  

Bloomington, IL

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 66 days ago

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Claims is seeking an experienced and highly motivated J2EE developer with strong development and IT automation skills focusing on developing and implementing technical solutions to improve not only the availability and stability of our applications, but also the overall efficiency of IT. The analyst should possess strong analytical, problem-solving, cross-platform skills, and desire to provide automation solutions as well as provide technical support to help troubleshoot day to day application and infrastructure production issues.

• Work with Architecture Teams to help POC / Plan to rollout technology adoptions.
• Partner with ECS 2nd Level Support, Capacity, Availability, and Performance, Production and Test Environment Support, and Application Support teams to understand the procedures required to ensure the applications are “open for business” and performing as expected
• Support and improve existing application support utilities
• Automate high value processes using automated orchestration technologies
• Develop solutions to aid in automated Technical Checkout procedures and automated incident recovery
• Responsible for monitoring and troubleshooting of the ECS Infrastructure like JVM, Network, DB2, MQ, VMWare, Linux
• Identifying, develop and implement monitoring solutions
• Troubleshooting and analysis of infrastructure issues and recover production outages
• Well versed in ITIL concepts

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Possesses an understanding of how technology solutions meet the business outcomes and offers a range of solutions for business partners; understand business current and aspirational needs
  • Participates in sprint planning; provides work estimates to deliver product stories; owns development stories
  • Develops solutions on variety of platforms according to business requirements
  • Completes required coding to satisfy the defined acceptance criteria and deliver desired outcome
  • Leads solution design, considering risks, mitigations, performance, user experience, and testability
  • Assists in development of automated testing and supporting code as necessary
  • Completes required documentation to communicate information to deployment, maintenance, and business teams
  • Utilizes agile software development practices, data and testing standards, code reviews, source code management, continuous delivery, and software architecture
  • Participates in the full software development cycle including coding, testing, implementation, support and sunset
  • Designs, develops, tests and supports software in support of big data objectives
  • Possesses an understanding of User Experience practices to improve usability and interaction between the customer and product
  • Adopts Service Design, where appropriate, through architecture modularity to enable continuous delivery
  • Considers applying emerging technology solutions to increase efficiency and effectiveness; expectation of continuous innovation
  • Resolves problems that result in a decreased time to market; improves quality, enhances flexibility, and embraces the solution provider mindset
  • Provides input into overall testing plan; contributes to test approach and scenarios for requirements
  • Provides product and/or process expertise necessary to support design, development, testing and execution of solutions
  • Exhibits DevOps mindset where team is accountable for product from inception to sunset

Additional Details:

This position will have an 18-month incumbency period, beginning on the effective date of the position, which must be met before the employee can post for any other lateral State Farm position. Employees may be considered for openings for Technology Engineer positions or promotional opportunities into leadership at any time, and into a promotional position within the same job structure after 6 months from the effective date of the position. In these cases, the remaining incumbency would be waived. The incumbency period does not affect the at-will relationship between State Farm and the employee and does not create an employment contract, nor contractual rights.

Job may require travel via commercial transportation and/or driving motor vehicles

Job may require irregular work hours and travel outside normal business hours

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