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Travelers Insurance is one of the nation's largest property casualty companies and a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Our highly regarded Bond & Specialty Insurance Information Technology organization seeks a talented professional to join our growing organization as a .NET Developer on the Claim ART (Agile Release Train). You will work on a System Team following Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) principles and will be responsible for assisting in the development, maintenance, testing and support of Bond Claim applications. This is a permanent position and offers a broad range of career progression. Take the next step up in your career path with this excellent opportunity!
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for system programming and analysis tasks of intermediate complexity within a single system or group of small systems. Responsibilities include performing analysis, design, programming and configuration functions (includes defining technical requirements) with a very high degree of accuracy and speed. Performs analysis, assessment and resolution for defects and incidents of intermediate complexity and escalates appropriately. Builds effective relationships with stakeholders. Utilizes business knowledge to explain technical activities in business terms. Seeks opportunities to expand technical knowledge and capabilities. Performs basic project management responsibilities. Coordinates project work with GSO partners. Provides technical guidance and mentorship to less experienced employees. Applies knowledge of current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned projects. Other duties as 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. 5 years of programming/development experience preferred.
Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies
Responsible for system programming and analysis tasks of intermediate complexity within a single system or group of small systems. Responsibilities include performing analysis, design, programming and configuration functions with a very high degree of accuracy and speed. Performs analysis, assessment and resolution for defects and incidents of intermediate complexity and escalates appropriately. Builds effective relationships with stakeholders. Utilizes business knowledge to explain technical activities in business terms. Seeks opportunities to expand technical knowledge and capabilities. Provides technical guidance and mentorship to less experienced employees. Applies knowledge of current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned features. Other duties as assigned.
Works on the Claim Train System Team to assist with:
Designing, developing, and executing both manual and automated tests
Defect analysis and resolution
Support production release cycles
Dev Ops support and coordination
Assist Feature Teams with the elimination of blockers
Demonstrates advanced programming/configuration/analytical skills to achieve business and or technical requirements. Able to work independently to resolve discrepancies, defects, incidents or problems with understanding of the business and system impacts. Able to identify and exercise appropriate escalation communications. Demonstrates an aptitude for learning and applying new and/or updated programming languages, techniques, and/or software development disciplines. Demonstrates understanding of the supported business systems.
Advanced level SQL Server development
Unit testing using MSTest and/or NUnit
Source control practices leveraging SVN, Team Foundation or similar
Web services using WCF, WebAPI and Micro-service architectures
•Newly renovated, collaborative workspace with Agile team rooms
•Embracing latest architectural patterns and practices
•Opportunities to experiment with newer technologies, pitch innovative ideas for sponsorship
•Emphasis on continuous improvement and training opportunities
•May require weekend hours on quarterly basis to support production releases.
•May occasionally require limited off-hours or holiday support based on team and departmental priorities.
Experience working in an Agile Team environment
Experience with automated testing – unit and integrated
Experience with the latest web technologies (Angular, Vue.js, Node, etc.)
Strong SQL skills and a solid understanding of database design concepts
Working knowledge of test automation practices, and frameworks using tools such as UFT, Selenium, JMeter or similar
Dev Ops support experience
Experience working with Jenkins
Experience with Trunk Based Development
Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment processes
Understanding and practical application of Domain Driven Design and other design patterns
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: ITIL Remedy Java certification Microsoft certification.net Kanban/Agile/SAFe
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.
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