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Senior IT Engineer-REMOTE

Company: The Hartford
Location: Hartford
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

You are a driven and motivated problem solver ready to pursue meaningful work. You strive to make an impact every day & not only at work, but in your personal life and community too. If that sounds like you, then you've landed in the right place.The Hartford's Claims IT team is seeking a highly motivated Environment Engineer for a high profile, complex and critical applications. Successful candidates will be expected to demonstrate aptitude in database technologies, various supporting software, a variety of interface technologies with solid background in standing up new/managing environments.As an Environment Engineer, you will join a team of professionals who are dedicated to providing a best-in-class service to our business customers and testing community, you will be a leader in Environment Engineering applying your database subject matter expertise to DB upgrades, application and DB migrations to cloud, database version control as well as be involved in software deployments and maintenance of these environments while executing on a strategic technical vision. - This role also includes mitigating for issues in complex environments while promoting a more flexible configuration, providing quicker deliveries and reliable test environments (both for availability and quality data).This role will also contribute to database & service virtualization as well as containers evaluations that help foster quality, environment evolution and maturity of DevSecOps and quality testing practices.Attention to detail is a must and candidate should have the ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment. Successful candidates will have a willingness to understand existing processes and systems and possess strong interpersonal and communication skills. - They should be able to identify, clearly articulate and work in consultation with team members and subject matter experts to resolve issues quickly.Candidates must be able to build strong relationships, actively participate in team work and understand the dynamics and critical nature of the business. Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with maintenance and project teams to plan, perform, and maintain routine application and product modifications, enhancements, and upgrades.
  • Demonstrate environment management expertise to assist teams in environment solutions.
  • Troubleshoot, facilitate collaboration and resolve test environment issues as well as apply learnings in a continuous improvement capacity.
  • Assist project or technical lead in new database designs, and complex production support activities
  • Implement solutions based on established reference architecture
  • Enhance existing database designs for improved longevity, reduced maintenance, and improved performance
  • Build, configure, upgrade, and maintain Claim application test environments and deploy and configure claim applications and/or application changes in compliance with software development life cycle (SDLC) procedures.
  • Leverage and investigate new tools for automation of deployment, administration and monitoring of test environments.
  • Function as a technical generalist having responsibility for the overall health and performance ofthe Claim test environments.
  • Plans and coordinates with on & offshore staff as well as various enterprise operations teams with any upcoming changes in but not limited to software versions, security certificates, interface queues or end points.
  • Creates updates and maintains environment and database/environment-related documentation.
  • Supports the overall health of the test environments and their interfaces.
  • Perform production support activities (e.g. database consolidation) as needed for SRE support.
  • Assist with the evaluation and implementation of new product features to tailor solutions for database requirements.
  • Automate routine support tasks
  • Enforce database processes, procedures, best practices, standards and SLAs
  • Maintain awareness of industry best practices
  • Follow applicable processes, procedures, policies, standards, best practices, and SLAs
  • Learn, understand and champion ITIL frameworks
  • Integrate process improvements into the way we do our workQualifications:Required
    • Proven technical leader with solid system analysis skills with ability to maintain a positive attitude and to manage multiple priorities while working in a dynamic, fast paced environment.
    • Possess functional knowledge and skills reflective of a competent practitioner with the ability to deliver on work of high technical complexity.
    • Must possess critical and analytical thinking skills, ability to effectively problem solve and develop in a fast learning curve, strong attention to detail and planning skills.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Highly contributing and effective team player on a variety of teams.
    • Able to independently learn new technologies and data-related approaches.
    • Results driven, with commitment to exceed customer expectations.
    • Minimum of 5 years of IT experience with the software development life cycle.
    • 3+ Years of experience with enterprise database technologies (Oracle/SQL/AWS DBs).
    • 3+ Years of experience of extensive troubleshooting.
    • 3+ Years of experience with JMS/MQ/IIB, DataPower or other SOA tools.
    • 1+ years of experience in a scripting language.
    • Experience in Source Code Management (GIT, uDeploy, Liquibase).
    • Experience of supporting Java & OOPS applications.
    • Experience in file storage, DB connections, log analysis and other supplemental exposures
    • Working knowledge of SQL
    • B.S./B.A. required.Preferred
      • Exposure to App Server configuration (Jboss/WL/Tomcat) and App Architecture.
      • Exposure or understanding of SoapUI / Rest API
      • Exposure or understanding of WebServer technology
      • Experience working in a scaled Agile framework
      • Some knowledge of networking, load balancing, F5 and firewall
      • Educational area of focus in Computer Science or MIS Pluses
        • Knowledge of UNIX/LINUX
        • Familiarity with ITIL processes,and ServiceNow CompensationThe listed annualized base pay range is primarily based on analysis of similar positions in the external market. Actual base pay could vary and may be above or below the listed range based on factors including but not limited to performance, proficiency and demonstration of competencies required for the role. The base pay is just one component of The Hartford's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include short-term or annual bonuses, long-term incentives, and on-the-spot recognition. The annualized base pay range for this role is:Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression/Religion/Age -- - -- - -- -Senior IT Engineer - IE07BE---Skills:

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