Software Developer

State Farm Insurance   •  

Bloomington, IL

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

  •  

Not Specified years

Posted 61 days ago

This job is no longer available.

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:

  • Job may require travel via commercial transportation and/or driving motor vehicles
  • Job may require irregular work hours and travel outside normal business hours

Required Skills:   

  • Java/J2EE application and API development and
    testing
  • Experience with content management systems (CMS)
  • Object oriented development and design pattern knowledge
  • Experience with UI technologies and frameworks (i.e., JavaScript, HTML5, CSS)
  • Developer/testing tool experience (Git, Jasmine, accessibility tools, etc.)
  • Experience or familiarity with automated build tools and code quality
    frameworks
  • Familiarity with agile principles desired
  • Ability to navigate the organization and collaborate across locations
  • Ability to build relationships across various levels of the organization
  • Ability to cultivate effective working relationships and empower others
  • Ability to quickly adapt to a changing environment
  • Ability to coach and mentor others
  • Ability to foster innovation, encourage diversity of thought and incorporate new ideas
  • Ability to stay current with technology and changing trends 
  • Good communication skills

Requisition ID:
req5120