Application Development Advisor in Wilmington, DE at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 6/24/2020

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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Application Development Advisor with experience in the Insurance Industry. This is a 03+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Wilmington, DE. Please review the job description below.
 
Job ID: 20-20922

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provides expert content/professional leadership on complex Application Development assignments/projects.
  • Acts as the principal designer for major systems with moderately complexity and their subsystems utilizing a thorough understanding of available technology, tools and existing designs.
  • Provides comprehensive consultation to business unit and IT management and staff on all phases of application programming and processes for diverse development platforms, computing environments (e.g., host based, distributed systems, client server, software, hardware, technologies and tools, etc.).
  • Works closely with client and IT management and staff to identify application development solutions, new or modified programs, reuse of existing code through the use of program development software alternatives, or integration of purchased solutions or a combination of the available alternatives.
  • Researches and evaluates alternative solutions and recommends the most efficient and cost effective application programming solution.
  • May code new or modified programs, reuse existing code through the use of program development software alternatives and/or integrates purchased solutions.
  • Documents, tests, implements and provides on-going support for the applications.
  • Exercises considerable creativity, foresight, and judgment in conceiving, planning, and delivering initiatives. Uses deep professional knowledge and acumen to advise functional leaders.
  • Focuses on providing thought leadership within Application Development but works on broader projects, which require understanding of wider business.
  • Recognized internally as a subject matter expert.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in the IT industry.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience with Oracle PL/SQL and Unix Shell Scripting is required.
  • Experience with Java/J2EE, Java Script, Spring, Web Services, REST/SOAP is a huge plus.
  • Strong systems analysis and design experience is required.
  • Ability to present analysis and findings in business context.
  • Experience working with a cross-functional team to implement a key strategic project/enhancements.
  • Depending upon a need, ability to act in different capacities for various tasks and projects.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment is a huge plus.
  • Results oriented.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skils.
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong analytical capabilities.
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative.
  • Team player.
Our client is a leading Insurance Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. J2W:CB3