Solution Architect - Business Delivery

The Travelers Companies, Inc   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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Not Specified years

Posted 52 days ago

Job Summary
Claim Technology is a team of highly motivated and skilled professionals who are leading Travelers’ digital transformation journey and driving business value that creates a sustainable competitive advantage for our company.We deliver, implement and administer technology solutions that enable all Claim employees to be more effective at their jobs and meet the needs of our company’s customers.

If YOU…

  • Are a passionate technology professional who enjoys solving complex puzzles.
  • Pride yourself on being a quick learner.
  • Are comfortable with ambiguity.
  • Understand business challenges and can develop long-term, sustainable technical solutions.
  • Have a passion for learning and applying new technologies.
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced, agile environment where you have the opportunity to automate things.
  • Enjoy mentoring others and driving adoption of new technologies and design patterns.
  • Have an Agile mindset and are value-focused and guided by the Lean-Agile principles.
  • Have the courage to say what needs to be said in a respectful and tactful way, even if it’s not what people want to hear.
  • Have the desire to be a lifelong learner, enjoy sharing your knowledge by coaching others, and enable others to continuously improve through mentorship.
  • Above all, measure your own success by the success of your team and the satisfaction of our customers.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Your DAY…

  • You will explore technology and design patterns that will enable us to maintain our competitive edge in the digital world.
  • You will be able to influence and set technical direction for our Agile Teams.
  • You will have the freedom to be open-minded, creative and self-critical.
  • You will design solutions for new and exciting capabilities that will enable our customers to be better connected and engaged with the claim process.
  • You will have the autonomy to explore new processes, especially in the spirit of Agile – do what works, try new things, and stop doing things that don’t work.
  • You will utilize your critical thinking skills to analyze challenges and organize the team around a solution.

Minimum Qualifications
High School diploma or equivalent required. 1 year of technology related experience required.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge

  • Ability to serve as a senior technologist and architectural advisor directly influencing a large information technology organization via your strong technical leadership.
  • Ability to perform as a lead technologist to masterfully assess and design applications, systems solutions, and interfaces for multiple systems.
  • Skilled with broad, conceptual understanding of the technology architecture trends and directions coupled with demonstrated technical mastery for technologies, frameworks, and/or languages.
  • Ability to influence and set technical direction.
  • Skilled at contributing and communicating your expert knowledge of applications/systems and concepts to a broader audience.
  • Ability to architect end-to-end solutions across distributed, host and business intelligence environments
  • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) experience a plus
  • Ability to influence teams to a future state while understanding the need to make practical decisions along the way. Strong ability to create a following amongst a technical group.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering.
  • 9 years of programming/development experience preferred.
  • 2 years of experience as a technical lead preferred.
  • Expert level knowledge in Microsoft .NET (C#) with some experience in JavaScript frameworks such as NodeJS, Knockout, Reactjs, automated testing (i.e. NUnit, Jasmine), test automation tools such as Selenium, and automated DevOps pipeline.

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