Farmers Group (Woodland Hills, CA) seeks an Application Developer IV to design and develop computer programs, perform preliminary evaluation of packaged software, and conduct system studies. Specific duties include: prepare code instructions for computer programs/objects/components using programming languages Java, J2EE, Angular JS, JQuery, CSS3, HTML5, IBM Integration Bus, and Gosu; configure Guidewire PolicyCenter as per the Farmers Product specification and integrate to the ecosystem applications; document and implement programs according to installation standards and conventions; quality check program code, related objects and documentation; respond to production support issues and assist incident management team; analyze software programs to ensure that they efficiently use computer and storage resources and recommend appropriate changes as necessary; conduct preliminary estimates/ Rough Order of Magnitude for the level of effort of new/change to application functionality; analyze and document the requirements and approaches to data conversion and data modeling; conduct system studies, analyze existing computerized and manual processes to improve efficiency; research and develop techniques for automation using DevOps tools, Splunk and AppDynamics, as approved; monitor the work of junior staff and suppliers to ensure efficiency and compliance with specification; design and develop documentation of proposed procedures and systems; perform preliminary evaluation of packaged software; support implementation/training activities; and troubleshoot system environmental issues, as required. Position may require occasional travel within the U.S.
Position requires a Bachelor's degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Computer Applications, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field of study, plus 5 years of experience in the job offered, or as a Senior Associate - Projects, Programmer Analyst, Application Designer - Sr. Professional, or similar position. Specific experience must include 5 years with web based java development. Specific experience must also include working each of the following: Java/J2EE programming; J2EE Application Servers, including XML, Web Services, and RDBMS; DevOps tools, such as Jenkins and Maven; Security integration using OKTA; Mulesoft and IBM Integration Bus; Personal Lines Insurance domain; and Guidewire PolicyCenter. Must be willing to occasionally travel within the U.S.
Full time position. Apply by submitting your resumes at Farmers.com/Careers, Job ID: 190007LW