Farmers Insurance Java Developer - Full Stack in Woodland Hills, California

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Job Summary

Farmers is seeking a seasoned full-stack web engineer (Java) to contribute to the development of the next generation of our customer web experience. As part of an Agile team, the senior developer in this role will be responsible for the design, development, and unit testing of RESTful API services built primarily on Java Springboot. You will also actively collaborate with Business and other IT stakeholders to anticipate emergent needs and support business agility.

Essential Job Functions

  • Play a central role in creating a world-class digital offering and supporting the overall customer experience at Farmers

  • Live and breathe our coding culture around testable, high-quality code and peer code review

  • Identify ways to improve design and development processes across teams as Farmers continues its Agile transformation

  • Work effectively with development and testing teammates as well as other teams

  • Review business requirements/functional specifications and provide guidance on proposed technology solutions, including integrated systems

  • Support continuous improvement of our integration and deployment pipelines

  • Communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals at all levels

  • Ensure adherence to architecture standards, risk management and security policies

    Physical Actions

    Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 10 lbs. maximum, and seeing.

    Physical Environment

    Required job duties are normally performed in a climate controlled office environment.

    Education Requirements

    Bachelor’s degree or equivalent or specific relevant experience

    Experience Requirements

    5 years of experience in Java Development

    Special Skill Requirement

  • 5 years of professional development experience, with at last 3 years in a senior role

  • 3 years of Java REST Framework Programming, preferably Spring or Spring Boot

  • 3 years’ experience with Git or similar version control

  • Web application performance analysis and tuning

  • Deep understanding of data design and systems integration

  • Strong technical leadership and communication skills

  • SDLC experience in planning, creating, testing, and deployment

  • Version Control using Git, GitHub

  • Modern build automation tools

  • Cloud development experience

  • Experience in systems analysis, modular design and creating APIs

    Extra Points:

  • Heroku

  • Salesforce platform (Force.com, VisualForce)

  • Front-end JavaScript frameworks (e.g., AngularJS, ReactJS)

  • HTML5, CSS3, SCSS

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

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Farmers Insurance

Title: Java Developer - Full Stack

Location: California-Woodland Hills

Requisition ID: 180003XB