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Zurich NA Java Developer - Schaumburg, IL in Schaumburg, Illinois

Java Developer - Schaumburg, IL


Java Developer – Schaumburg, IL

Are you currently working withJava, JavaScript, Spring, Junit, JBoss, IBMMessage Queuing andInfoSphere? Looking for a progressive, fast paced company that offers stability, a great benefits package and an employee-focused culture you could thrive in?

Zurich is currently seeking a Java Developer with 7 or more years’ experience to work out of our North American headquarters in Schaumburg, IL and will serve as a client-facing leader within the organization using Java and JavaScript to improve results. In this role you will be working on enhancement and/or development projects, proof of concepts, analysis, design, solutions, coding, and implementation. In addition, you will be reviewing, analyzing and modifying systems per requirements via tasks including but not limited to coding, testing and debugging. Additional responsibilities will include consulting with business partners and users to identify current operating procedures and clarify system objectives as well as problem solving, preparing technical documentation and knowledge sharing with support resources.

The Java Developer will manage and control system development projects and will undertake the most complex business analysis and software development work, typically requiring a deep knowledge of working practices and business processes in one or more business areas. Provides technical advice and guidance to colleagues to support the specification and development of software solutions

If you think you could be a fit for this role, and match the Basic Qualifications below, apply today!

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 7 or more years of experience in the Software Programming Applications areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Software Programming Applications areaOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 5 or more years of experience in the Software Programming Applications areaAND

  • Experience assisting with design, coding benchmark testing, debugging and documentation of programs

  • Experience working with multiple phases of software systems programming applications

  • Experience working with multiple programming languages

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 or more years of Java implementations including user interfaces, integrations, and web services

  • JDK version 7 to 11 experience (and working knowledge of older versions)

  • Excellent object-oriented analysis, design skills, DevOps skills and system integration skills

  • Experience designing and developing process-based solutions

  • Experience in enforcing best practices in Java architecture, design and coding

  • Java Services Development experience

  • Experience leading a group of developers

  • Experience with Agile process methodology

  • Strong leadership and problem-solving skills but with the ability to work independently and as a member of a team

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Insurance industry experience

Additional Information

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.

Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 10/14/20

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 200003FP

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.