The Hartford Spec App Development in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

Title: Spec App Development

Location: United States-North Carolina-Charlotte

Job Number: 1701601

Junior Developer, Digital technologies

Position Overview:

This is position is for a Developer in the Charlotte-based digital organization. The digital development team is passionate about technology and strives to build well-architected and innovative solutions for the business. We have adopted the Scrum development methodology and core agile engineering practices such as continuous integration and test driven development.


The digital development team is seeking motivated, results-oriented individuals with strong technical skills and technical leadership experience. The responsibilities of the Digital Developer include:

• Perform hands-on development work in relevant area of expertise

• Proactively address technical issues and risks that could impact project schedule and/or integrity of the application environment.

• Develop and document solutions that align with the technical design and also consistent with the architectural vision

• Follow established development guidelines and best practices, and contribute to process improvement


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline with a focus in IT systems analysis and application program development.

Strong understanding of OOPS concepts

2 years of hands-on development experience

Ability to develop detailed application designs using proven industry patterns and best practices

Understanding and experience with any of the following areas:

  • J2EE technologies such as Java Web Services, JSF, EJBs, JMS, JDBC, RMI, JTA, Java Mail and JMX
  • Front-end web technologies and frameworks such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX, Struts, Spring and Hibernate

Self motivation with the ability to work independently and in a team setting

Experience with DevOps methodologies, best practices and tools such as Git, Rally, Jira, etc.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to present confidently before a small audience

Excellent analytical, problem solving, and interpersonal skills

Knowledge of project management methodologies and best practices

Experience using ACORD-based schema / XML is a plus

The Hartford is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, ancestry or citizenship status, genetic information, pregnancy status or any other characteristic protected by law. The Hartford maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.


Job: Application Development