The Hartford Software Engineer (Java) in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

Title: Software Engineer (Java)

Location: United States-North Carolina-Charlotte

Job Number: 1801476

This is position is for a Software Engineer in the Charlotte-based digital organization. The 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.

Responsibilities:

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

  • Perform hands-on development work using Java, JavaScript, HTML, CSS

  • Coordinate between multiple disciplines (Architects, Business Analysts, Project Managers, other Developers, and Customers) to design, develop, implement and support complex business solutions

  • 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

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

  • Work closely with stakeholders to design and document solutions that align with the business needs and also consistent with the architectural vision

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline with a minimum of 3 years of work experience in IT systems analysis and application program development

  • Minimum of 3 years hands on development experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Java

  • Experience in a JavaScript framework such as Angular or Backbone

  • Strong understanding of OOPS concepts and ability to develop detailed application designs using proven industry patterns and best practices

  • Minimum 3 years of experience with continuous integration and DevOps methodologies, best practices and tools such as Git, Jenkins, Nexus, Rally, Jira, etc.

  • Thorough understanding and experience using relational databases preferably SQL Server and/or Oracle

  • Requires understanding and usage of J2EE technologies like JSP, Servlets, EJBs, JMS, JDBC, RMI, JTA, Java Mail and JMX

  • Working knowledge of XML technologies (XML/XSD/XSLT etc.)

  • Experience working with cross-functional project teams using agile or scrum methodology

  • Superior organization skills with the ability to simultaneously handle multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment

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

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to present confidently before a large 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

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

Primary LocationUnited States-North Carolina-Charlotte

Other Locations

ScheduleFull-time

Job LevelIndividual Contributor

Education LevelBachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Job TypeStandard

ShiftDay Job

Employee StatusRegular

Overtime StatusExempt

TravelYes, 10 % of the Time

PostingMay 10, 2018, 8:20:38 AM

Remote Worker OptionNo

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.