Software Developer - Web Development

State Farm Insurance   •  

Bloomington, IL

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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Not Specified years

Posted 63 days ago

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Associate Sales & Service is looking for an experienced and motivated Object Oriented Software Developer(s) to work in a highly collaborative product team with a heavy focus in modernization efforts of Compliance Solutions enabling authorizations of Sales & Service activities.

The primary responsibilities include:
Optimize build execution through effective use of build tool capabilities and acceleration techniques.
Ensure processes are repeatable and enable self-service by maintaining documentation detailing the build processes and systems.
Utilize configuration management practices in the modification of build system (build scripts and configuration files, build tool settings, parameters and documentation.
Develop, analyze and maintain continuous integration tools, automating the build, test and deploy cycles in an agile environment.
Manage the tools to make continuous integration seamless across various development teams.
Apply a working knowledge of the architectural and operational needs of different environments and help and consult with development teams in making decisions.
Evaluating, selecting and managing 3rd party tools to help all development groups work more efficiently and effectively.
Conduct research and integrates industry best practices into processes and solutions. 
Conduct various proof of concepts on new technologies and work with architects to develop recommendations aligning to Strategy.
Leads and, or contributes to technical work that crosses organizational boundaries while championing initiatives and ideas for Enterprise Technology.

Desired Skills & Tool Knowledge:

Experience working with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and agile software development approach (scrum and/or Kanban)
Strong problem solving skills, responsive to internal customer request and driven to deliver continuous improvement and value add with clear and concise communication.

Languages- Java/J2EE, UI (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, JSP, ect), SQL, Groovy Scripting Spring Frameworks, Spring MVC RESTful & SOAP web services, OO design, General troubleshooting/debugging, design patterns
Tools- Eclipse IDE, Subversion, Git, Jenkins, Web Sphere Application Server, Apache Tomcat 5
Code quality tools jaCoCo, Checkstyle, PIT, PMD, Findbugs

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

Requisition ID:
req4536