Software Developer - Web Development

State Farm Insurance Cos   •  

Bloomington, IL

Industry: Finance & Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 69 days ago

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If you enjoy solving technical challenges, engineering practical solutions, exploring new technology, and operating in a small dedicated team environment, this may be the perfect position for you! If you insist on beautiful, clean code while delivering quality applications to production incrementally, we want to talk to you!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Possesses an understanding of how technology solutions meet the business outcomes and offers a range of solutions for business partners
  • 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, coding, data and testing standards, secure coding practices, 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:

We are looking for a forward thinking developers to join our small cross functional product teams leveraging Agile principles. Join a team that is in the process of modernizing our solutions using the latest design patterns and technologies. Fast paced and outcome focused approach allows product teams autonomy to own the work centered on critical business and technical capabilities.

Role Description:

Designs, develops and tests new and/or existing web applications running on the server side and/or client side (single-page applications). Develops test software to support the testing of web applications. Utilizes web languages and techniques such as JavaScript, CSS, HTML, Java, .NET, etc. Develops scripting and components to support continuous delivery pipelines. Analyzes technical and business requirements (both functional and non-functional) to develop a systems solution that aligns with industry and enterprise best practices including user experience and accessibility. Provides system software support for State Farm web applications, components and testing software (testware).

Experience with some or all of the following technologies is desired and will increase competitiveness for this position:

  • Java
  • Spring Framework
  • Spring MVC
  • Spring Boot
  • Web Services (REST & SOAP)
  • Postman
  • Jenkins - Pipeline
  • Git and Gitlab
  • Groovy
  • Junit
  • Mockito
  • Karate
  • Splunk

Additional Skill Set:

  • Strong comprehension of computer science topics like data structures, algorithm design, multi-threading, parallel computing, and distributed systems.
  • Skilled in writing and testing high quality, readable, well-architected, and secure code.
  • Experience working with an agile team to build complex, full-stack, responsive web services using modern technologies.
  • Able to collaborate with other developers, analysts, and management within the organization.
  • Engaged in every aspect of product development, including planning, architecture and design, development, testing, implementation, and support.
  • Strong comprehension of web application security and privacy concerns.
  • Experience in a technical leadership role.
  • Responsible for solution architecture, setting technical direction, ensuring product quality through examples, code reviews, teaching, and mentoring.