Software Developer - Java

The Travelers Companies, Inc   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 48 days ago

Job Summary
The External Services (ES) team within Personal Insurance Business Technology (PIBT), is looking for a Java Developer with experience in building high-performing, scalable, enterprise-grade applications.
You will be part of a talented software team that delivers and maintains applications supporting a wide range of functionality across multiple business areas; which is provisioned using a range of different technologies; both traditional and emerging.
Under limited supervision, perform expert programming, configuring, and/or analysis. Manage the effective use of team resources to implement ongoing projects, enhancements, and/or initiatives. Participate in the design/development process.
Acts as subject matter expert for assigned applications, systems, and technologies. Lead investigation and resolution efforts for critical/high impact problems, defects and incidents. Provide technical guidance to team members.
This job does not lead others.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for system programming and analysis tasks of advanced complexity within multiple systems. Acts as subject matter expert for assigned applications, systems or technologies. Responsible for transforming business specifications and requirements into organized technical activities. Responsibilities include performing complex analysis, assessment, resolution, design, configuration and programming functions at an expert level. Leads investigation and resolution efforts for critical/ high impact defects, problems, and incidents. Collaborates with project team and other key stakeholders to identify, estimate, and prioritize project and/or enhancement activities. Builds, maintains, and utilizes partnerships across the enterprise. Provides team direction, mentorship, and feedback to technical resources. Ensures work complies with Travelers standards, processes, and protocols. Applies knowledge of current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned projects and/or enhancements. Other duties as assigned.

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
6 years of programming/development experience preferred.

  • Superior written communication, verbal communication, and facilitation skills.
  • Experience with Java object-oriented application development.
  • Experience with XML, JSON, Spring Framework, Spring Webservices
  • Agile software development
  • Preferred REST/SOAP Webservices development
  • TDD experience is preferred
  • PCF and Microservices experience is a plus.

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies

  • Java, Spring Framework
  • PCF Cloud platforms
  • Oracle, SQL, Mongo DB, Hadoop
  • SOAP/RESTful APIs, Swagger, XML
  • Jenkins, Nexus, Maven, Containers