Farmers New World Life (Bellevue, WA) seeks an Application Developer III to design and develop computer programs and monitor the work of junior staff to ensure accuracy of program logic and efficient use of computer resources. Specific duties include: code instructions for computer programs/objects/components; configure packaged software; test and implement all changes to ensure they meet specifications; document and implement programs according to installation standards and conventions; perform quality checks program code, related objects and documentation; respond to production support issues; work with business as required; analyze programs to ensure that they efficiently use computer and storage resources; 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 make recommendations for the need for system backup, security, restart/recovery, balancing and controls; recommend approaches for meeting such needs; 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, as approved; monitor the work of junior staff to ensure efficiency, and compliance with specification; design and develop documentation of proposed procedures and systems; perform preliminary evaluation of packaged software; manage and control system development projects; and support implementation/training activities and troubleshoot system environmental issues, as required.
Position requires a Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Software Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Electronics, Computer Science, Computer Applications, Computer Engineering, or related field of study, plus 2 years of experience in the job offered, or as a Programmer Analyst or similar application development position. In the alternative, will accept 4 years of experience in the job offered, or as a Programmer Analyst, or similar application development position. Specific experience must include: programming in JAVA, HTML, and SQL; working with IBM/FileNet P8, Oracle, and Centera; working with SCRUM and SDLC methodologies; working with middleware and application server concepts relating to transactions, security, connection pooling, load balancing, messaging, imaging, upgrading and configuration; working with business users to perform business analysis, root cause analysis business processes, and time management activities; and upgrading FileNet system to 5.1.
Full time position. Apply by submitting your resumes at Farmers.com/Careers, Job ID: 200002JV
Job Posting: 04/20/2020