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Sr Application Developer

The Company:  Aflac Columbus
The Location: 

Remote, US Columbus, GA, US, 31999

The Division:  Digital Services
Job Id:  913

Sr Application Developer


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; continues to maintain and support software after implementation.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities

Works on multiple projects at a time as a member of each project team, often as a project leader


Works on enterprise-wide small and large complex projects that require the highest level of

expertise; participates on project teams, systems and data analysis, design, development, integration, and enhancement activities, as well as related maintenance and more complex production support


Defines and develops the project scope of multiple complex projects with assistance from the

project team and serves as the project point of contact when necessary


Provides technical leadership and mentoring to application development teams


Leads and/or participates in project-planning sessions with clients, business analysts, and team members to analyze development requirements, provide design recommendations for complex systems, and recommend methods and assignments


Tests and implements cross-functional systems, ensuring system meets the needs of client and business


Provides ongoing maintenance of software systems


Handles unresolved production support issues across multiple areas of expertise


Provides design recommendations, develops application and custom integration solutions, including major enhancements and interfaces; writes complex design specifications


Makes complex modifications to existing software applications and modules in accordance with high specifications and division standards; reviews effort to ensure compliance to application standards


Develops new cross-functional software systems using disciplined software development processes; makes recommendations toward the development of reusable routines or components, including object-oriented base class reuse


Translates business and technical requirements into cross-functional business application systems, providing custom integration solutions, including major system enhancements; collaborates in setting development guidelines


Prepares and presents status updates for various projects; serves as an individual contributor or technical lead


On-call duties required as needed


Performs other duties as required


Professional - Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information systems, programming, five or more years of programming/systems analysis experience, experience and understanding of multiple programming languages, systems, as well as systems and data design and project management methodologies, experience in all phases of software development including design, configuration, testing, debugging, implementation, and support of large-scale, business centric and process based applications, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


Demonstrated experience in building and implementing model-driven, object-oriented enterprise-level business solutions and applications using Pega PRPC platform (Preferred)


Job Knowledge & Skills

Front-End, Web UI Development & Technologies (required)


HTML/CSS/JavaScript (required)


Angular Framework (preferred) or similar


Ionic Framework (preferred) or similar


AWS (preferred) or similar




.Net Web Services


Agile Principals/Tools








C# or Java


Data Modeling


Data Warehousing/Business Intelligence


Dev Ops Practices (Automated Unit Testing, CI/CD Pipelines, etc.)


Dimensional Data modeling Design






IIS (Internet Information Server)


Microsoft Restful Services


Microsoft TFS


Microsoft Visual Studio


Microsoft WCF


Microsoft Azure Services


Microsoft Power Platform (PowerApps, PowerAutomate, PowerBI)




Scrum Process


Source Control


Source Control (TFS)


SQL & Relational Databases


SQL Server




SSIS Packages




Web Service Development






Organizational Competencies

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


Nearest Major Market: Eugene