Software Dev-Object Oriented

company banner
State Farm Insurance
Agile, Business Requirements, Development, J2EE, Java, Management, Research, Scrum, SOAP, SQL, Testing
Full Time, Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Requisition ID:


Job Title:

Software Dev-Object Oriented

Number of Openings:


Job Category:


Employment Type:

Regular Full-Time






Bloomington, IL

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Designs, develops, and tests new and/or modifies existing web based applications in languages such as Java, J2EE, .NET, etc.
  • Handles migration of applications from mainframe languages to web based languages to meet business and technical requirements
  • Analyzes the technical and business requirements, including functional and non-functional requirements, to develop a systems solution
  • Works closely with business partners to understand business requirements to design ?quality technical solutions that align with business and IT strategies and comply with ?the organization's architectural standards
  • Conducts various proof of concepts on new technologies and work with senior architects to develop recommendations that align with State Farm's IT strategy
  • Provides system software support for State Farm web applications and components
  • Maintains a current understanding of how technology can enhance and offer a range of solutions for business partners
  • Resolves problems that result in a decreased time to market; improves quality, enhances flexibility, and embraces the solution provider mindset

  • Designs, develops, and tests the creation and/or maintenance of web based applications
  • Applies a thorough knowledge and strategic view of one or more web applications/tools (not J2EE exclusive) to help meet the needs of the organization and complete assignments
  • Conducts research and integrates industry best practices into Systems processes and potential solutions
  • Influences and offers feedback to business and systems partners to enhance the vision for web based software development, integration, and support
  • Drives/delegates unit work of other analysts (financial responsibility, expense management) and anticipates emerging trends
  • Leads and/or contributes strategic work (crosses multiple organizational boundaries) and influences the direction set for teams, procedures, and processes
  • Drives, embraces, and enables an environment of change - fostering innovation, championing initiatives, efforts, and ideas for Systems and the Enterprise
  • Maintains solid relationship and strategic partnering skills with business partners, team members, and external associates
  • Understands, supports, and helps define the vision and direction for web software development
  • Demonstrates depth or breadth of knowledge regarding Systems Department technology trends/changes, best practices, and processes to complete assignments and influence the direction of solutions
  • Leads and/or contributes to technical work that crosses organizational boundaries while championing initiatives and ideas for Systems and the Enterprise

Additional Details:


This position will have an 18-month incumbency period for a lateral move and a 6-month incumbency period for a promotional opportunity (beginning on the effective date of the position) which must be met before the employee can post for any other State Farm position. The incumbency period does not affect the at-will relationship between State Farm and the employee and does not create an employment contract, nor contractual rights.

Last date to apply: 6/1/2018

  • Proven design, development, and test experience with J2EE/Java web applications and web services
  • Experience with UI frameworks, toolkits, and technology
  • Experience with Spring framework
  • Experience with both SOAP and RESTful web services development
  • Experience with JUnit and other unit testing/mocking frameworks
  • Understanding of Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD)
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve complex problems and issues, across multiple application layers
  • Experience with Spring Source Tool Suite, Spring MVC, Mule ESB, Postgres (SQL) a plus but not required
  • Experience with agile software development (scrum and/or Kanban) a plus but not required

Preferred Skills:
  • Understanding of software design principles, code quality, and code quality tooling
  • Experience working in a Product Management Team environment (i.e. Owning a solution from idea/creation through ultimate sunset)





Posted By

One State Farm Plaza Bloomington, IL, 61791


Company Information

We have one of the largest developer communities in the country, utilizing the latest technologies in Open Source, Rules Engines and Server Oriented Architecture to develop responsive web-based and native mobile applications for both internal and external customers. Our data professionals are able to learn at one of the largest OLAP and Analytical environments in the world. Not to mention, our infrastructure professionals support one of the world's largest private networks with end-to-end connectivity between nearly 150,000 employees, agents, and agent team members at more than 21,000 State Farm locations.
Dice Id : RTL906969
Position Id : 1006

Similar Positions at State Farm Insurance

Software Dev-Object Oriented
  • Bloomington, IL
  • 1 day ago
Software Dev-Object Oriented
  • Bloomington, IL
  • 1 day ago
Software Dev-Object Oriented
  • Bloomington, IL
  • 1 day ago
J2EE Developer
  • Richardson, TX
  • 1 day ago
Hadoop Subject Matter Expert
  • Tempe, AZ
  • 1 day ago