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Software Developer (AWS/Big Data)

State Farm
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
One Company...Many Careers! A Day in the Life of A Software Developer (AWSBig Data) - req12626 As a Fortune 50 company, we hire the best employees to serve our customers, making us a leader in the insurance and financial services industry. We are currently seeking an experienced Software Developer to work on a Product Team responsible for delivering PC data to downstream consumers. The Software Developer will work in a collaborative environment and interact with other PC development teams in Bloomington and Dallas. The team utilizes agile principles, Kanban and V1 to manage and track the backlog of work. Office Location (Bloomington, IL) ...where we work hard AND play hard! About Bloomington, IL All positions will be located in Bloomington, IL. Bloomington is the location of State Farm's Corporate Headquarters and is 2 12 hours from Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis. Bloomington is a mid-size community an average 15 minute rush hour commute is a welcome change for those who have fought rush hour traffic in the city. The community is very active and is home to multiple universities including Illinois State University and Illinois Wesleyan University. A Day in the Life of a Software Developer (Host Mainframe System) The work includes provisioning data for downstream users including FinMod (Financial Modernization) and PCAS (PC Actuarial Systems). Additionally, DevOps practices and automated testing practices will also be utilized on the team and developed with this role. Big data development skills, knowledge of data development software and AWS technologies (Glue, Terraform, Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Impala, Parquet, etc.) and associated tools are necessary for this opportunity. We Are Looking For Candidates With Develops solutions on variety of platforms according to business requirements. Participates in the full software development cycle including coding, testing, implementation, support and sunset. Utilizes agile software development practices, coding, data and testing standards, code reviews, source code management, continuous delivery and software architecture. Designs, develops, tests and supports software in support of big data objectives. Possesses an understanding of how technology solutions meet the business outcomes and offers a range of solutions for business partners understands business current and aspirational needs. Participates in sprint planning provides work estimates to deliver product stories owns development stories. Completes required coding to satisfy the defined acceptance criteria and deliver desired outcome. Assists in solution design, taking into consideration risks, mitigations, performance, user experience, testability and reduce technical debt. Assists in the development of automated testing and supporting code as necessary to support stories. Completes required documentation to communicate required information to deployment, maintenance, support and business teams. Adopts Service Design, where appropriate, through utilization of modularity within architecture to enable continuous delivery. Considers the application of emerging technology solutions to increase efficiency and effectiveness expectation of continuous innovation. Resolves problems that result in a decreased time to market improves quality, enhances flexibility and embraces the solution provider mindset. Provides input into overall testing strategy and plan contributes to testing approach and scenarios for requirements. Provides product andor processes subject matter knowledge necessary to support design, development, testing and execution of technology solutions. Exhibits DevOps mindset where team is accountable for product from inception to sunset. Preferred Qualifications Big Data Development Uses knowledge of distributed computing techniques to design, develop and test scalable applications that operate on large volume datasets. Familiar with handling datasets containing mixes of structured and unstructured data. Transforms unstructured data into suitable forms for analysis and modeling. Performs extract, transform and load (ETL) integrations with variety of data sources. Writes ad-hoc scripts and queries, schedules bath jobs and develops real-time streaming applications and monitors. Background in technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Pig, Hive, etc. Provides system software support for State Farm applications, components and testing software (testware). Competencies Communication Initiative Relationship Building Critical Thinking TechnicalFunctional Expertise What You Can Expect Next Steps Competitive candidates may be invited to participate in the interview process. This is where the excitement begins! Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (e.g. H-1B visa) for this opportunity What's In It for you? Competitive Benefits, Pay and Bonus Potential Who doesn't want money, right? Volunteer opportunities Get involved and give back to the community! Tuition Reimbursement We support opportunities for you to learn and grow! A Learning Culture Mentoring, Professional Designations, Employee Development, and more! 401k Plan and FULLY FUNDED PENSION Yes, both. This is kind of a BIG deal! Dress Code We trust our employees to dress for their day. That's right, we trust you... We embrace Diversity and Inclusion We are one team and it is simply the right thing to do! Learn more about our benefits at State Farm Careers! https We are not just offering a job but a meaningful career! We're here to help life go rightRegistered Come join our passionate team! Employment Type Regular Full-Time Shift First Weekends Periodic SFARM LI-LF1

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