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Senior Java Software Engineer - 138096 in Norfolk, VA at Anthem, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/11/2018

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Job Description

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerfulcombination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access tocare for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health forour communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

Thisis an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you andthose we serve at one of America’s leading health benefits companies and aFortune Top 50 Company.

Senior Java Software Engineer collaborates witharchitects to build mobile applications, business integration, and web servicesthat will meet a client’s needs from beginning to end. Senior developers haveworked in Software for more than 5 years, and require little direction.

Location:  Norfolk, VA on-site

Internal Job Title:  Solutions Engineer Advisor Sr. or Developer Advisor


RequiresBA/BS degree in related field or technical institute training; with 5 or moreyears related experience; multi-platform experience, expert level experiencewith business and technical applications, or any combination of education andexperience, which would provide an equivalent background.

Core responsibilities
  • Develop software using Java EE.
  • Support development of complexfront-end logic.
  • Work closely with front-enddevelopers to integrate solutions.
  • Communicate with non-programming staffto help them understand the solution.
  • Perform tasks with little direction,capable of creating design patterns.
  • Identify and communicate risks.
  • Lead requirements gathering meetingsand reviews designs with the business.
  • Leads efforts with Web and marketingteam to increase the presence of web products.
  • Owns the change request process andcoordinates with other team as necessary.
  • Develops owns list of finalenhancements.
  • Coordinates and manages on-callsupport and owns the system monitoring process.
  • Owns the technical developmentenvironment and works on the Enterprise team.
  • Leads multiple or large projectsand facilitates large group JAD sessions for requirements, modeling in severaldisciplines. 
  • Leads vendor evaluation andanalysis.
 Additional responsibilities
  • Consuming of both SOAP and RESTfulweb services.
  • Implementation of RESTful webservices, Micro services and event driven architecture
  • Able to provide direction andcoaching to junior colleagues.
  • Consult with front-end developersand other technical teams in order to ensure successful integration of solutions.

Job Requirements

Required education andexperience

  • Five years (Seven years’ at Sol. Engineer Advisor level) experience developingsoftware.
  • Bachelor's degree in technology or related field, or equivalent.
  • Object oriented design and domainmodeling skills is a must.
  • Hands-on with exposure andexperience in a wide variety of Java technologies with specific expertise in Springor Java EE
  • Experience with SQL.
  • Experienced in building variousintegrations, such as web services, queues, batch
  • Knowledge of handling distributedtransactions, compensating transactions
  • Knowledge of Mongo DB
  • Consumption and design of RESTfulAPIs
  • Pattern-driven development and AgileScrum development
  • Experience in preparing TDD/BDD,Unit testing, including mocking
  • Debugging tools
  • Git, Maven, other CI/CD tools
Preferred experience
  • Strongverbal communication skills, both with colleagues and customers, with diversecultural backgrounds
  • Effectivein conveying ideas and messages, both formally and informally, clearly,concisely and accurately.
  • Experiencewith one or more JavaScript frameworks such as React JS, NodeJS, or AngularJS

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as oneof America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazineand is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn moreabout our company and apply, please visit us at EOE.M/F/Disability/Veteran