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This position offers an exciting career opportunity and the chance to be a part of a talented and driven shared services IT team. We on the verge of major modernization initiatives some of which with far reaching positive impacts for the Bond department. If the challenges of understanding current business functionality and delivering a solution for the future excites you, this opportunity is for you.Travelers Bond needs an experienced developer with an ability to learn quickly, deliver efficiently and has a great work ethic.
Under limited supervision, performs expert programming, configuring, and/or analysis. Manages the effective use of team resources to implement ongoing development activities – enhancements, and strategic initiatives.
Actively participates in the plan, design, and build process with a focus on Lean delivery principals.
Quickly learns to effectively be a subject matter expert for assigned applications, systems, services, data and technologies. Leads investigation and resolution efforts for critical/high impact problems, defects and incidents.
Provides technical guidance to team members and beyond as required. This job does not lead others.
You should be well versed in software and design practices with a focus on modern trends.
A thorough understanding of OOPs with solid experience in .NET is required.
An ability to create SQL scripts of moderate complexity with a basic understanding of database models and entity relationship best practices is required.
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for Agile delivery aspects related to refinement and build of advanced complexity of software within multiple systems.
Acts as subject matter expert for assigned applications, Agile development practices, systems and/or technologies.
Responsible for supporting the mapping of business specifications into features and user stories, which are then transformed into organized working code. This would require performing the required level of analysis, assessment, resolution, design, and configuration and programming functions at an expert level.
Expected to lead investigation and resolution efforts for critical/ high impact defects, problems, and incidents.
Collaborates with other teams and key stakeholders to identify, estimate, and prioritize work items for the team.
Starts to build, maintain, and utilize partnerships across the enterprise. Provides team direction, mentorship, and feedback to technical resources.
Ensures work complies with Travelers Bond standards, processes, and protocols. Applies knowledge of current industry trends and techniques with a focus on Agile to formulate solutions within the context of assigned projects and/or enhancements. Other duties may be assigned
High School diploma or equivalent required. 3 years of programming/development experience required.
Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred. 6 years of programming/development experience preferred.
Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies
Technical Knowledge: Able to expertly assess, design develop, and support applications, systems and solutions to achieve business and/or technical requirements. Demonstrates technical expertise for multiple languages, applications, systems, technologies, and/or frameworks, and has the ability to influence technical direction or defect resolution. Fully understands business applications and/or technical system environments in which the system operates. Communication Skills: Ability to communicate thoughts/designs/ideas in an unambiguous manner and adjusts communication based on audience. Exhibits active and effective communication skills with team members - including active listening and effective written and verbal communication skills. Effectively contributes and communicates with the immediate team. Able to present complex technical concepts to audiences of varying size and level. Business Knowledge & Partnership: Able to develop business partnerships and influence business priorities through solution identification aligned with business objectives and goals. Able to communicate in business terms and describe IT capabilities and concepts in ways that the business can understand. Problem Solving & Decision Making: Able to proficiently diagnose root causes and solve complex problems. Able to evaluate alternative solutions and assess risk before taking action. Has the ability to reach sound decisions quickly and escalates appropriately. Demonstrates ability to optimize the use of all available resources. Team Orientation: Able to maintain and enhance partnerships across the organization to achieve objectives. Practices objectivity and openness to others' views. Able to recognize and support team priorities. Leadership: Accountable to set technical goals and priorities for self and other team members. Exhibits team leadership and collaborates with partners. Planning and Project Management: Demonstrates ability to identify critical project tasks and establish clear priorities while keeping the bigger picture in mind. Able to effectively collaborate with Project Manager and utilize sound project management practices. Able to manage time and competing priorities. Financial Awareness: Able to assess the financial impact of recommended designs/solutions.
May require occasional weekend and or on-call support during overnight or holiday hours. May require limited travel based on assignment.
Operates standard office equipment. Requires extended periods of computer use. Requires extended periods of sitting.
Licensing or Certificates
Depends on the specific role but some examples may include those related to .NET
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.
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