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Application Development Analyst

The Company:  Aflac Columbus
The Location: 

Charlotte, NC, US, 28201

The Division:  Digital Services
Job Id:  2674

 

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 

  • Minimum Required Bachelor's Degree Computer Science, Information Systems or a related field 
  • Minimum Required Zero to two or more years of programming experience
  • Minimum Required 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 
    • Web Services (WCF, WPF & Web API) 
    • SQL Server 
    • ETL 
    • Transact SQL (writing complex stored procedures, triggers, DTS packages) 
    • Powershell 
    • IIS
  • 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 
  • Working with Diverse Populations 

 

Working Conditions

The statements below describe the general nature and level of the work and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.

Normal office environment (virtual or in-person)

 

Travel

None Required

 

Career Progression Acknowledgement:

Normal Career Progression - This is a normal career progression (NCP) position and incumbent may progress to the next level in the job family without further competition when there is an existing business need, qualifications identified in the job profile are met, advancement recommended by management, with human resources approval, and in accordance with company guidelines.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte