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The Travelers Indemnity Company.

Mobile Application Developer (iOS and Android)

The Travelers Indemnity Company. - Hartford, CT

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

Travelers eBusiness is seeking an innovative, passionate, and energetic mobile application developer to join our fast paced application development team.

eBusiness is responsible for designing, developing and supporting Travelers’ websites, mobile applications, digital services and user experiences for our Customers, Agents, and Employees. You would be part of the team that is leading the way for the Travelers’ digital experience. We foster a fun, creative, and energetic work environment while tackling challenges everyday with innovative, cutting edge solutions.

We are looking for someone with strong mobile development skills using HTML, JS, Angular and also a proven work experience using the latest mobile frameworks. You will have the opportunity to create business solutions utilizing the newest technologies on responsive platforms. You will be seen as a thought leader for Travelers’ mobile strategy. This is an opportunity to have a significant impact on the ways we solve business problems; to increase the overall efficiency and effectiveness of our enterprise operations.

We offer a completive compensation program; a full range of benefits including: health, life, disability, dental, vision, 401K with 1:1 match, pension plan, as well as a generous vacation and holiday schedule

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities

You will manage to the tactical and operational plan for assigned information projects of business unit significance. You will be responsible for designing / developing intuitive, engaging visual interfaces for Android and iOS. Assist in the execution of departmental and corporate programs and advocate the use of technology to develop and/or redesign the organization's process. You will also build and leverage effective alliances across technical and business community.

Design and develop mobile applications for Android and iOS using Cordova or similar frameworks.

Worked on and published at least one mobile app

Experience with JavaScript libraries such as AngularJS (Angular2 preferred), NodeJS, TypeScript, Cordova framework

Background and/or fundamental knowledge in .NET framework 4.0 or 4.5.2 and MVC 5.0

Java Script Unit Testing frameworks

Ability to rapidly learn technical and business concepts

Excellent problem analysis and problem solving skills

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with peers and partners required

Ability to present technical concepts to technical and business audiences

Commitment to high quality work and timely deliverables

Experience with Source Control (GitHub preferred)

Proven self-management skills that demonstrate the ability to work well under pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously

Collaborate with the product owners and cross-functional teams to understand end-user requirements and use cases, gather requirements around functionality and translate those requirements into functional solutions

Demonstrate a hands-on approach, attention to detail and results orientation

Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent required. 5 years of programming/development experience required.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge

Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred. 7 years of programming/development experience preferred. Experience as a technical lead preferred.

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies

Technical Knowledge: Able to expertly assess, design, develop, configurate and support applications, systems solutions, and interfaces for multiple systems to achieve business and/ or technical requirements. Demonstrates technical mastery for technologies, applications, systems, frameworks, and/or languages and has the ability to influence and/or set technical direction or defect resolution. Fully understands business applications and/or technical system environments in which the system operates. Demonstrates proficiency in business concepts. Demonstrates expert knowledge of applications/systems and concepts. Able to evaluate and leverage pre-existing services and frameworks. Leverages enterprise and industry best practices and standards. Works to ensure component interactions follow and promote design best practices. Communication Skills: Ability to communicate thoughts/designs/ideas in an unambiguous manner and adjusts communication based on audience. Exhibits active and effective communication skills with team members - including active listening and effective written and verbal communication skills. Effectively contributes and communicates with the immediate team. Able to present complex technical concepts to audiences of varying size and level. Business Knowledge & Partnership: Able to develop and leverage business and/or vendor partnerships, consult on business priorities, and optimize value through solution identification aligned with business objectives, goals, and future technology direction. Able to easily communicate in business terms and describe IT capabilities/concepts in ways that the business can understand. Problem Solving & Decision Making: Able to expertly diagnose root causes, solve complex problems, and collaborate effectively with business and technical teams. Able to break a problem down into manageable pieces, evaluate potential risks/alternatives, and implement effective, timely solutions. Carefully evaluates alternative risks and solutions before taking action including escalating situations as appropriate. Demonstrates sound decision making and problem resolution skills. Often consulted by team members for problem resolution and guidance. Has the ability to reach sound decisions quickly. Knows where to obtain information needed to make the appropriate decisions. Optimizes the use of all available resources. Trusted technical advisor. Team Orientation: Able to promote, maintain, and enhance partnerships across the organization to achieve objectives and engage stakeholders. Able to influence project stakeholders and team members. Practices objectivity and openness to others' views. Able to recognize and support team priorities. Leadership: Able to set and assign technical goals and priorities for self and team members. Exhibits team leadership. Able to set teams technical direction. Able to provide feedback and/or coaching regarding technical resources. Planning and Project Management: Demonstrates ability to identify critical project tasks and establish clear priorities while keeping the overall strategy in mind. Able to manage time and competing priorities. Able to accurately estimate the tasks and resources needed to complete assigned project work. Financial Awareness: Able to accurately assess the financial impact of recommended designs/solutions. Demonstrates ability to understand relevant costs associated with assigned project work.

Environmental/Work Schedules/Other

May require off hours support based on team deliverables & schedule. Some minor periods of overnight travel may be required on occasion.

Physical Requirements

Operates standard office equipment. Requires extended periods of computer use. Requires extended periods of sitting.

Licensing or Certificates

Depends on the specific role but some examples may include: ITIL Remedy Java certification Microsoft certification.net Kanban/Agile/SAFe

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

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In an uncertain world, Travelers is an insurance leader, committed to keeping pace with the ever-changing needs of our customers, and anticipating their needs for the future. There is no stronger testament to our dedication to protecting customers from loss than our continued innovation and ability to transform our industry.