The Hartford Sr. WCM Developer in HARTFORD, Connecticut

Title: Sr. WCM Developer

Location: United States-North Carolina-Charlotte

Other Locations: United States-Connecticut-Hartford

Job Number: 1601371


We seek a highly motivated software application developer to join our Digital team. This Enterprise team supports and builds applications leveraging The Hartford’s Enterprise web content management service, Oracle Web Center Sites. This position involves tasks across the entire software development life cycle – Analysis, Design, Development, Testing, Implementation and on-going customer support and relationship management in a highly- matrixed organization.

The ideal candidate is a highly motivated developer with 10 years of experience who can work well individually and as a member of a multi-discipline team. Exposure to a broad range of technologies including Java application development, relational databases, Unix/Linux/Solaris operating systems, and networking technologies is required. Prior experience with a web content management platform is also required.


  • Demonstrate aptitude of a strong technical leader
  • 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
  • Participate in project scope identification, data architecture development and project planning in coordination with other members of the data warehouse team.
  • Analyze, enhance and maintain Oracle Web Center Site’s architecture and software.
  • Design, develop, test, and deploy applications, utilizing a defined project methodology and internal standards.
  • Assign work to team members and provide guidance to development team.
  • Oversee monitoring systems and remedial processes to ensure 24/7 support.
  • Aptitude for solving complex problems.
  • Strong desire to leverage the latest digital technologies and how they support an enhanced customer experience via the use of video, social, content targeting and syndication.
  • Provide detailed cost and timeline estimates.
  • Effective communication, delegation, abstract thinking, financial aptitude, ability to work on multiple projects is a must.
  • 10 years of development experience
  • Web Content Management, Weblogic, Oracle DB, Java, JQuery, JSP, JQuery, HTML 4/5, and CSS3
  • Experience with a Web Content Management Tool (Oracle Web Center Sites/Fatwire)
  • Experience with Agile methodology
  • Experience with mobile development is a plus
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Delivery focused



  • Minimum of 10 years Information Technology experience
  • Experience in Digital/Web Delivery
  • Ability to collaborate and work effectively with customers and technical staff
  • Possess project management aptitude and is driven by results
  • Highly analytical with demonstrated ability to break down complex problems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to set and manage team priorities effectively in a dynamic organization
  • Ability to understand complex issues, operational metrics and key performance indicators
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal stakeholders and vendors, and influence course of actions in a highly-matrixed environment
  • Strong working knowledge of web content management capabilities and business value
  • Excellent analytic and problem-solving skills. Demonstrated ability to identify issues and design web solutions that effectively address issues and produce actionable results
  • Excellent business understanding and the ability to leverage technology to solve business needs.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude, and the ability to think strategically, while driving quality in a highly complex technology operating environment.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to clearly communicate with various constituencies.

What criteria do we use to Assess, Hire, Develop & Reward our workforce?

  • Data Analysis- Input, understand, analyze and act on data
  • Business Owner Mindset- Operate with keen business knowledge, expense, risk & controls driven mindset
  • Communication- Influence through a consultative approach
  • Customer Driven- Focus on “Harvest” – (our enterprise continuous improvement effort), innovative problem solving, and efficient local decision making for continuous improvement
  • Growth & Development- Maximize development of self and others

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

Behaviors at the Hartford

  • Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers.
  • Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford.
  • Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others.
  • Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve.

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Job: Application Development