Allstate Full stack Java Developer in Charlotte, North Carolina

Full stack Java Developer

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Job ID :

113605

Location :

Charlotte, NC US

Level :

Experienced Professional

Job Category :

Information Technology

Description :

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Job Summary

The Application Developer Senior Consultant II serves as a member of a product team. They practice and are the champions of the agile methodology and adhere to a product mindset within each product team.

The Application Developer Senior Consultant II implements applications following 12-factor principles to build out the product and iterative enhancements. He/she owns the full stack of software products, developing and implementing frontends (web or mobile), and backend services. He/she leverages test driven development and continuous integration to ensure agility and quality of products. He/she actively participates in the decision-making process of the team ensuring that the simplest appropriate technology and design is chosen to meet user needs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement a centralized Unstructured data management ecosystem to collect, analyze, store, protect and govern Unstructured data for the enterprise.

  • Identify and utilize new and emerging technologies to define comprehensive, sustainable, extensible solutions to meet defined business needs, including cloud or on-premises solutions

  • Participates in iteration planning meetings ensuring that the team has a common understanding of each story and chores in a team’s backlog

  • Leads and participates in daily site, cross-site, and product team standups

  • Participates in retrospectives to gather feedback and derive actionable items to improve the team and the product

  • Participates in executing the strategy by developing a Product, keeping the customer needs and wants in mind

  • Serves as an expert on a specific business domain and demonstrates leadership and accountability on at least one technology stack

  • Provides input into the architecture and design of the product; collaborating with the team in solving problems the right way

  • Practices test driven development in writing software and building product

  • Establishes continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment pipelines and practices

  • Partners with other internal teams and peers in the department to ensure holistic solutions that meet the needs of various stakeholders.

  • Supports Innovation; regularly provides new ideas to help people, process, and technology that interact with data ecosystem.

  • Develop and builds frameworks/prototypes that integrate Unstructured data and advanced analytics to make better business decisions.

  • Supports a clear communication strategy that keeps all relevant stakeholders informed and provides an opportunity to influence the direction of the work

  • Provides support for software products in user environments

  • Coaches more junior team members around different technologies and software development practices

  • Participates in knowledge sharing, and contributes to the overall growth of the collective knowledge of the Product team.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience

  • A college degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or similar field, including a solid understanding of Computer Science fundamentals

  • 3+ years of developing and implementing systems at scale

  • Strong understanding of computer science concepts, object oriented design principles

  • Basic understanding of distributed systems, operating systems, networking, databases, security, and analytics

  • Experience developing software in different programming languages, and demonstrated ability to quickly learn new languages, including but not limited to Javascript, Java (Spring), .NET, Ruby, Python, Golang, and Javascript

  • Experience in backend development design and implementation; database (relational, NoSQL, caching), messaging and big data development, implementation and optimization

  • Experience in responsive web front end / single page application development using modular JavaScript including apps targeted for mobile devices

  • Actual experience developing continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous deployment pipelines for distributed apps

  • Knowledge and experience on approaches and tools for automated testing and monitoring

  • Experience in Test Driven Development; including knowledge and experience in testing frameworks like junit, mockito, jasmine, protractor, cucumber, and other like technologies

  • Able to learn new technologies, and teach other members of the team/s

Desirable:

  • Experience managing Unstructured data

  • Experience with Bigdata technologies such as Spark, Streaming, Kafka, Object stores

  • Experience/Knowledge of building applications using Public/Private cloud infrastructure

  • Automation, Configuration Management (e.g. Ansible, Puppet), Dev-ops practices

  • Linux Containers / Docker / Kubernetes.

  • Hands on experience on modern JavaScript tools such as Webpack, Babel, ESLint, Gulp, NPM, Bower, Browserify, Grunt and similar technologies

  • Experience with various data types (e.g. Unstructured, Hierarchical, Relational, Linked “Graph” Data)

NOTE: this position can be based out of Charlotte NC or Irving TX

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

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