Application Developer- Northern Ireland

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1407197

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Application Developer based in Belfast

Title: Application Developer- Northern Ireland

Ref: 19/3/AD

Think Technology- Think Allstate

We build solutions that touch 16 million customers on a daily basis.

You will work alongside people as passionate as you, focused on delivering the best possible user experiences.

You will work in a highly collaborative environment primed to adapt to an ever-changing landscape and which places technology solutions at its core.

You will thrive, you will think differently, you will challenge convention and have the freedom to act with integrity, intention and speed; you will be at the forefront of developing capabilities in support of Allstate’s global business model; you will deliver results and you will leave things better than you found them.



Job Description

Allstate is currently seeking an Application Developer for the MyAccount Production Support Team.

Responsibilities include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Incident tickets (INC’s) – Work on Incidents within SLA
  • Problem tickets (PRB’s) – Ability to identify Root cause analyzing code if necessary.
  • Develop automated monitoring techniques to ensure application stability
  • Develop software on existing and new tools to help support the main applications.
  • Investigate on any abnormality noticed and work with other application teams 
  • Answering Data research questions from Business or Security

Essential Criteria

  • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment. EU candidates must also demonstrate they are eligible to take up UK employment post-Brexit.
  • 2+ years’ experience Web Application Development
  • .NET experience including C#
  • JavaScript development (including rich client-side development with or similar frameworks) 

Desirable Criteria

  • Agile/Scrum workflow management (JIRA, confluence)
  • Source control and Continuous Integration tools (GitHub, Jenkins, Octopus)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to effectively collaborate with multi-disciplinary groups and all organisational levels
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to accomplish tasks independently
  • Ability to effectively work with a globally distributed cross-functional team
  • SOAP and REST Webservices
  • Log Data analysis and reporting tools (Splunk, SQL)
  • Prior experience of Production Support processes, particularly in the areas of incident and problem management

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing Date:  Friday 26th April 2019

Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities:

Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability. 

Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.