Technical Lead

Hartford Financial Services   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 78 days ago

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The Hartford’s Specialty / Middle Market IT Organization is seeking an experienced Java Tech Lead to drive the development and delivery of well architected and innovative solutions for the business. The Full Stack Java Developer will leverage the Scrum development methodology and core agile engineering practices such as continuous integration and test driven development to build complex and modern applications and platforms based in Java/J2EE, Primefaces, Spring, Angular, Bootstrap, HTML, CSS and JavaScript technologies. RESPONSIBILITIES:The Specialty/Middle Market ITteam is seeking motivated, results oriented individuals with strong technical skills and technical leadership experience. The ideal candidate will act as the principal designer for major systems and their subsystems utilizing a thorough understanding of available technology, tools and existing designs. They will be responsible for technical delivery of complex system design and development activities for a given assignment. The responsibilities of the Full Stack Java Developer include:

  • Perform hands-on development work using HTML, Java, JSP JSF, Primefaces, and Angular 6
  • Design systems and components on JBoss, and Oracle platforms
  • Coordinate between multiple disciplines (Architects, Business Analysts, Project Managers, Customers) developers to design, develop, implement and support complex business solutions.
  • Oversee technical deliverables for invest and maintenance projects through the software development life cycle, including validating the completeness of estimates, quality and accuracy of technical designs, build and implementation.
  • Proactively address technical issues and risks that could impact project schedule and/or integrity of the application environment.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to design and document solutions that align with the business needs and also consistent with the architectural vision.
  • Mentor and train project team members (including Sourcing Partners) to enforce development guidelines and best practices


  • Advanced degree in Computer Science or related disciple with a minimum of 3-5 years of work experience in IT systems analysis and application program development.
  • 3+ years hands on development experience with, Java, JSF, Primefaces, Angular
  • Thorough understanding and experience using JEE platforms Weblogic and/or JBoss
  • Strong understanding of OOPS concepts and ability to develop detailed application designs using proven industry patterns and best practices.
  • Strong understanding of REST Services and microservice concepts
  • Thorough understanding and experience using relational databases specifically SQL Server and/or Oracle.
  • Requires understanding & usage of J2EE technologies like Java Web Services, JMS, JDBC.
  • Experience in front end web technologies and frameworks: HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX, Spring, Hibernate, and Primefaces.
  • Superior organization skills with the ability to simultaneously handle multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Self-motivation with the ability to work independently and in a team setting.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to present confidently before a large audience.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies and best practices

What Else Can You Tell Me? The Hartford is committed to the education and growth of our Information Technology Professionals. A number of IT Certifications are available to enhance your career and growth potential. IT Professionals at The Hartford may qualify for a stipend up to $1000 per year for additional certifications