Zurich NA Lead Java Developer in Schaumburg, Illinois
Lead Java Developer
The Lead Java Developer will manage and controls system development projects and 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.
The Lead Java Developer will also provide 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!
Bachelors Degree and 5 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
5+ years of Java implementations (including user interfaces, integrations, and web services) preferred
JDK Version 7 to 11 experience (and working knowledge of older versions) preferred
Java Services Development
Application development / deployments on middle-tier application software (e.g. JBoss, WebSphere, etc.)
Excellent object-oriented analysis, design, and integration skills
DevOps automated build, test, and deployment skills
Designing and developing process-based solutions
Enforcement of best practices in Java architecture, design, and coding
Proof of Concept creation and discussion
Agile methodology and Scrum teams experience preferred
Estimating and solutioning experience
Experience leading a group of developers
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
Insurance industry experience
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and leadership skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
A future with Zurich
Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here (https://www.zurichna.com/careers) to learn more.
As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE Disability/Veterans
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Location(s): AM - Schaumburg
Schedule: Full Time
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