About Travelers

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading property casualty insurer selling primarily through independent agents and brokers. The company's diverse business lines offer its global customers a wide range of coverage in the auto, home and business settings. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has more than 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately $25 billion in 2010.

.NET Software Developer

Company Information
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Job Summary
Under limited supervision, performs expert programming, configuring, and/or analysis. Manages the effective use of team resources to implement ongoing projects, enhancements, and/or initiatives. Participates in the design/development process. Acts as subject matter expert for assigned applications, systems, and technologies. Leads investigation and resolution efforts for critical/high impact problems, defects and incidents. Provides technical guidance to team members. This job does not lead others.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for system programming and analysis tasks of advanced complexity within multiple systems. Acts as subject matter expert for assigned applications, systems or technologies. Responsible for transforming business specifications and requirements into organized technical activities. Responsibilities include performing complex analysis, assessment, resolution, design, configuration and programming functions. Leads investigation and resolution efforts for critical/ high impact defects, problems, and incidents. Collaborates with project team and other key stakeholders to identify, estimate, and prioritize project and/or enhancement activities. Builds, maintains, and utilizes partnerships across the enterprise. Provides team direction, mentorship, and feedback to technical resources. Ensures work complies with Travelers standards, processes, and protocols. Applies knowledge of current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned projects and/or enhancements. Other duties as assigned.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge

Prefer 5+ years of hands on experience working with application development, specifically large .Net applications with complex business rules.

Proven capabilities in application/infrastructure and performance tuning along with technical project estimating, planning and execution.

Demonstrated ability to successfully drive and execute complex initiatives.

Knowledge of software development methodologies and their application is required.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Bachelor degree preferred or equivalent work experience

Agile/Scrum experience is desired

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies
  • .Net framework 4.0 or greater
  • C#
  • MVC 3.0 or greater
  • WCF
  • LINQ
  • VB.NET
  • JavaScript
  • JQuery
  • Oracle Exadata, SQL Server
  • Code review Knowledge
  • Web Services Knowledge
  • Domain knowledge
  • DataPower knowledge is desired

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.
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