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Enterprise Technology - Senior Software Engineer (Integrations), Des Moines IA or (Cedar Rapids, IA - Hybrid)
  

Position Summary-

This position is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing services and APIs for a wide variety of business needs. A successful candidate will demonstrate passion to solve business problems with integrations and software solutions, work in a collaborative agile team environment, and strive for excellence. The candidate shows initiative and exceptional communication skills, with a desire and mindset for growth and self-improvement. The candidate is also able to effectively mentor and coach other developers.

 

Essential Functions-

 

  • GreatAmerica Core
    • Lives the GreatAmerica principles; involved in cross-functional team efforts as required and assigned.
  • Communication/Teamwork Attributes
    • Strong communication skills when collaborating with other software engineers, IT professionals, Product team members, and users/customers we serve.
    • Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, cross-functional, and collaborative environment.
    • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment and excels at communicating shifts in prioritization.
    • Ability to adapt to shifting business priorities, demands, and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
    • Ability to anticipate needs and proactively solves problems.
    • Driven to Excellence and is motivated to learn; consistently desires to improve knowledge in areas of expertise.
  • Essential Functions
    • Design, develop, test, implement, and maintain services and APIs.
    • Troubleshoot, debug, and implement fixes in the existing applications, services, and APIs.
    • Document and build application code based on best practices and engineering principles defined by our software engineering community.
    • Understand and engage in the broader context of the business “why” and needs behind the code.
    • Contribute ideas on best practices and process improvements to the software engineering team in GreatAmerica.
    • Actively participate in design/architectural discussions, grooming user stories, sprint demos, and daily standups of corresponding product teams.
    • Participate in agile product teams to build quality products for consistency, robustness, and scalability.
    • Deploy, and manage services and APIs in different environments using CI/CD.
    • Perform peer code reviews.
    • Present new services and APIs developed to the team and stakeholders.
    • Answer qualified support calls from users.
    • Work closely with architects to define processes and technologies to be implemented by all developers.
    • Determine coding best practices and process improvements.
    • Performs code reviews of other developers’ code.
    • Enforce coding standards and best practices to ensure only quality code is promoted to higher environments.
    • Train, coach, and mentor other Software Engineers and interns.
  • Others
    • Work schedule may vary to meet deadlines
    • Performs additional duties as required.

 

Position Qualifications-

           

Competencies:

           

For all GreatAmerica team members:  Honesty/Integrity, Customer-Oriented, Accountability, Adaptability, Tenacious, and Communication Skills (Oral & Written).

 

For this position: Creative, Detail-Oriented, Goal-Oriented, Active Listening, Problem Solving, Relationship Building, Process Improvement, Systems Analysis, Technical Aptitude, Analytical Skills, Business Acumen, and Presentation Skills.

 

Education: Associates degree or equivalent experience.

 

Experience:

 

  • 8+ years’ experience as a software engineer with recent focus on developing services and APIs.
  • 8+ years’ experience with object-oriented principals, solution design, testing, validation, and error handling.
  • 8+ years’ experience with SQL database and SQL programming skills.
  • 5+ years’ experience working in Agile development environment.
  • 5+ years’ experience with Swagger or OAS.
  • 5+ years’ experience with C# or similar object-oriented programming language.
  • Experience with MuleSoft or like-API gateway technologies preferred.
  • Salesforce platform experience and development preferred.
  • Ability to read, use and produce system design artifacts such as flowcharts and wireframes.

 

 

 

Other Computer Skills: Familiarity with the Microsoft Office Suite

At GreatAmerica, we’re looking to grow our business through our people. Are you looking to grow your career? If so, submit your application at www.greatamerica.com/careers. Be sure to fully complete the form, including your resume, and complete the Predictive Index assessment. 

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for employment authorization.