Software Developer, Java / NodeJS / ReactJS / EXT JS / MongoDB

The Travelers Companies, Inc   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

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Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
The candidate will complete programming tasks which include but are not limited to: coding, testing, debugging, documenting, implementing, and supporting software of varying complexity. The candidate will also work alongside a team of incredibly talented individuals, taking a skillful and head-on approach in supporting the program and its customers. This is an opportunity to be a catalyst for significant change in the ways in which we solve business problems; to increase the overall efficiency and effectiveness of our enterprise operations.

Minimum Qualifications
A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field, or its equivalent in work experience, and five years of programming/development experience.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
Qualified candidates will have the following skills and experience:

  • 4-year Computer Science or related degree.
  • Minimum of 5 plus years work experience in application development (OLTP applications, Java distributed applications, Web Services, Cloud Infrastructure).
  • Minimum of 3 plus years of experience delivering large, complex enterprise information systems involving complex integration of multiple technologies.
  • Possesses strong technical skills in middleware, integration, deployment and configuration activities and a working knowledge of emerging application architecture capabilities (e.g. Node JS, Kafka, JavaScript and RESTful Services).
  • Effective problem solving skills with the ability to diagnose root causes and solve complex problems.
  • Demonstrates the ability to gain understanding of business applications and/or technical system environments in which the system operates.
  • Ability to communicate thoughts/designs/ideas in an unambiguous manner and adjust communication based on audience.
  • Strong collaboration skills, team oriented, ability to work in a Scaled Agile project and team environment.
  • Self-motivated, innovative and willing to jump in and figure how to deliver solutions to problems with minimal guidance.
  • Ability to mentor other developers.


  • Node JS
  • JavaScript libraries (ExtJS, React)
  • MongoDB, Oracle
  • Kafka
  • JEE, Java
  • Web Services (JAX-WS, JAX-RPC), RESTful services
  • JUnit, JavaScript testing frameworks
  • Cloud, PCF, Liberty
  • Subversion, GitHub
  • Eclipse, IntelliJ

Nice to Have:

  • Docker/Docker Swarm/Portainer
  • Apache Tomcat
  • Experience with CI/CD, Unit Testing and continuous integration like Gitlab-CI
  • Linux
  • SAFe