Shared Economy Developer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 17 hours ago

Reference 1436772

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Shared Economy Developer based in Belfast/ Northland

Title: Shared Economy Developer

Ref: 23/8/SED

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

We are excited to announce a new ABI Shared Economy Developer opening with Allstate Business Insurance. We are looking for an experienced Integration Developer to play a key role within the Shared Economy team.

This role includes working closely with all areas within the Shared Economy Commercial Lines team (including but not limited to ATSV Financials, ESS, Claims & CTS) to ensure quick delivery on all Shared Economy projects.

Responsibilities include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of integrations using middleware systems within ABI
  • Use and promote common development tools and practices within the team.
  • Develop and maintain a broad understanding of the business objectives of the Shared Economy portfolio and an in-depth understanding of the challenges and opportunities that ABI aims to address through the onboarding of new Shared Economy programs.
  • General support of fully integrated, highly available production integration environments
  • Identifies systems and technical constraints, potential technology risks, and document possible mitigation strategies for mid to high complexity projects
  • Participates in design reviews, application design impacts between concurrent releases, and technical walkthroughs
  • Understands the technical details, integration, and functions of a Commercial Lines SaaS application and/or software within a team
  • Follows change control process to manage changes to base lined deliverables and scope for projects of moderate to high complexity.
  • Understands estimating process and help validate accuracy; helps identify critical path across project teams
  • Develops and/or confirms detailed estimates for projects; monitors, documents and communicates the technical progress of the project
  • Understands ACORD standards and XPaths
  • Collaborate with development teams and QA teams to deliver high quality releases
  • Interfaces directly with Vendors and with partners
  • Effective communication with team mates, business stakeholders and other technology teams
  • Performs production support – investigates and remediates errors

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
  • 4 or more years Accord and XML experience
  • Experience working with vendors and vended applications
  • Experience of core upgrades of the vendor’s core product/platform upgrades
  • Experience working in a global business environment.
  • Strong knowledge of Commercial lines, auto and property insurance
  • Experience with of JSON and data mapping
  • Knowledge of SQL
  • Candidates must be detailed and meticulous and must enjoy troubleshooting

Closing Date: Friday 30th August  2019

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

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. 

We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit. 

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