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Farmers Insurance Financial Data Application Developer II in Woodland Hills, California

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Job Summary
Codes and unit tests instructions for computer programs and performs analysis to ensure efficient use of computer resources and that the program specifications are met; recommends appropriate changes as necessary; provides documentation for the written programs according to the standards; works with business and responds to Production Support issues as required; conducts preliminary estimates (Rough Order of Magnitude) for the level of effort to add to/make changes to application functionality; analyzes and makes recommendations on the need for system backup, security, restart/recovery, balancing & controls, as well as data conversion, and recommends approaches for meeting such needs.

Essential Job Functions

  • Codes instructions for computer programs/objects/components; configures packaged software; tests and implements all changes to ensure they meet specifications. Documents and implements programs according to installation standards and conventions.
  • Quality checks program code, related objects and documentation.
  • Responds to Production Support issues.
  • Works with business as required.
  • Analyzes programs to ensure that they efficiently use computer and storage resources; recommends appropriate changes as necessary.
  • Conducts preliminary estimates / Rough Order of Magnitude for the level of effort of new/change to application functionality.
  • Analyzes and makes recommendations for the need for system backup, security, restart/recovery, balancing & controls; recommends approaches for meeting such needs. Analyzes and documents the requirements and approaches to data conversion and data modeling.
  • Analyzes and documents the requirements and approaches to data conversion and data modeling.
  • Peer reviews and ensuring the coding standards and best practices are followed.

    *Education Requirements: *High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree pre ferred or equivalent, relevant experience.

    *Experience Requirements: *

  • Experience with mainframe application development, maintenance and testing.

  • Experience with COBOL, Eztrieve, CA7/Autosys/similar job scheduling tools, ENDEAVOR/similar version control tools.
  • Experience with SQL and Oracle packages/procedures.
  • Experience in working with multiple SI partners and an onsite-offshore model.

    Special Skill Requirement

  • Good written and oral skills in local language.

  • Shell Scripting on UNIX operating systems and automation, preferred.
  • Financial Services / Insurance domain background, preferred.

    Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

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Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Farmers Insurance

Title: Financial Data Application Developer II

Location: California-Woodland Hills

Requisition ID: 190001O9

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