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Senior Software Developer

Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions
Farmington, CT
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life insurance, medical, vision, 401k,
Job Description

This position is expected to help lead, by example, their self-managed agile team through the full systems life cycle when developing the company’s technical solutions using the agile methodology.  They are responsible for driving complex application design, implementation and support of application software while championing the agile process.  The Senior Software Developer ensures that the development and rollout of technical solutions are performed in a timely manner.  This role is viewed as a technical lead within an agile team, setting standards to reduce complexity, writing technical specs and identifying risks as the project progresses. The Senior Software Developer will be considered a subject matter expert within at least one of the company’s applications and will have the ability to assist in the creation of new products within the framework of the current applications. This role will have awareness of the cross-organizational impact of system changes.

Responsibilities

  • Works closely with stake holders, product owners, and agile team members to conduct analysis, understand and capture business requirements used to create user stories on the teams backlog.  The stories help drive the design and development of quality technical solutions.  These solutions must be aligned with business and IT strategies and comply with the organization’s architectural standards.
  • Develops and presents recommendations towards the design and development of IT solutions across broad disciplines and functional areas.
  • Demonstrates leadership skills as the team works through the full system development life cycle and may be responsible for providing accurate estimates, gathering business requirements, designing, coding, testing, implementing and supporting application software that is delivered in a timely manner.
  • Participates in making recommendations towards the component and data architecture design, performance monitoring, product evaluation and buy vs. build recommendations.
  • Collaborates effectively with others in a variety of work settings. This involves helping to educate others within their area of expertise, understanding the issues/concerns of other areas, communicating the project status and working together to solve problems across the IT organization.
  • Utilizes a broad spectrum of technology, hardware, applications, communications, development and support tools to deliver the most effective solution. Responsible for team delivery of quality solutions.
  • Effectively communicates the project status for areas of responsibility to management.

Requirements

  • Must have experience in and a solid understanding of design, development, and quality assurance and integration methodologies. 
  • Demonstrates proficiency and proven expertise in more than one skill and/or discipline amidst challenging and complex situations. 
  • Solid understanding of and ability to analyze client needs and supplies comprehensive solutions to meet those needs. 
  • Basic level of understanding of the Insurance business.
  • Has programming experience in languages used by the company.

Technical Skills

  • Strong hands-on experience in Java and Angular
  • Strong experience in RESTful APIs, Web Services, JSON
  • Hands on experience on HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap
  • Hands on experience with backend data tools including SQL

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field.
  • Degree from a Technical school or equivalent work experience. 
  • On the job training is also recognized. 
  • 5-7 years of related experience.
  • Significant development experience in the languages and technologies used by the company.
  • An intermediate level understanding of the Insurance business. 
  • Work experience in Property Casualty or Specialty Insurance a plus.
Company Description
Throughout the United States, Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions’ underwriting companies offer a broad range of specialty insurance products through independent agencies, regional and national brokers, wholesalers and managing general agencies. Each business is managed by an experienced team of specialty insurance professionals focused on a specific customer group or industry segment, and providing distinct products and tailored coverages and services. Targeted solutions include group accident and health; commercial and contract surety; entertainment; environmental; excess property; financial institutions; financial services; inland marine; management liability; ocean marine; public entities; technology; and tuition refund. For further information about U.S. products and services visit: intactspecialty.com

Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions

Throughout the United States, Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions’ underwriting companies offer a broad range of specialty insurance products through independent agencies, regional and national brokers, wholesalers and managing general agencies. Each business is managed by an experienced team of specialty insurance professionals focused on a specific customer group or industry segment, and providing distinct products and tailored coverages and services. Targeted solutions include group accident and health; commercial and contract surety; entertainment; environmental; excess property; financial institutions; financial services; inland marine; management liability; ocean marine; public entities; technology; and tuition refund. For further information about U.S. products and services visit: intactspecialty.com

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