Application Development Analyst

Aflac

Location: Columbus, Georgia

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Job Summary

Develops, maintains, and integrates application software, related project management activity, and production support; works closely with internal and external clients, business analysts, and team members to understand business requirements; develops and integrates application software, including unit testing and implementation efforts; the application software continues to maintain and support after implementation

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

  • Works on smaller, minimally complex projects or on small, minimally complex task(s) within a larger project requiring a singular area of expertise

  • Participates on a project team, providing application development, integration, and modification activities, as well as related maintenance and production support

  • Participates in project-planning sessions with team members to analyze development requirements

  • Performs unit testing and implementation of application modules developed or modified, ensuring application meets the needs of client and business

  • Provides ongoing maintenance of applications or tools, depending upon previous involvement with projects

  • Handles production support issues within area of expertise

  • Develops and integrates applications per written specifications and may write basic design specifications

  • Modifies existing software applications and modules in accordance with written specifications and division standards

  • Develops software application modules using disciplined software development processes

  • Translates technical requirements into application code and modules

  • Aids in the preparation of status updates for projects

  • On-call duties required as needed

  • Performs other duties as required

Education & Experience Required

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related field

  • Zero to two or more years of programming experience

  • Requires experience and understanding of a programming language and the appropriate application(s)

Or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Job Knowledge & Skills

  • Microsoft.NET Technology Stack

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • Bootstrap

  • JavaScript

  • jQuery

  • AJAX

  • Angular

  • C#

  • ASP.NET

  • .NET MVC

  • Entity Framework

  • Mainframe Technology Stack

  • InterTest/CICS

  • Mainframe COBOL,

  • JCL

  • DB2

  • DB2Connect

  • MidFrame Technology Stack

  • Genelco Group+ Policy Admin iSeries COBOL

  • Genelco Life+ Policy Admin iSeries RPG

  • Java/JVM & Scripting Technology Stack

  • JAVA

  • HTML

  • JavaScript

  • jQuery

  • Node.js

  • React.js

  • Angular

  • API and Integration

  • WebServices

  • REST

  • SOAP

  • XML

  • XSLT

  • JSON

  • IBM MQ Series Integration

  • Webmethods

  • Apigee

  • Configuration management and DevOps

  • TFS

  • GitHub

  • Docker

  • JFrog

  • Jenkins

  • Vendor technologies

  • Pega,

  • IBM Filenet

  • IBM DataCapture,

  • OpenText Exstream,

  • Microsoft MSdynamics365

  • Data and Business Intelligence Technology Stack:

  • PowerBI

  • Business Objects

  • Microsoft SSIS

  • Informatica PowerCenter

  • IBM DB2

  • DB2Connect

  • MSSQL

  • Hadoop

  • Oracle

  • Cloud Technology Stack

  • Amazon AWS

  • Microsoft AZURE

  • Azure Power Platform

Competencies

  • Acting with Integrity
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Pursuing Self-Development
  • Serving Customers
  • Supporting Change
  • Supporting Organizational Goals
  • Working with Diverse Populations
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