Python Application Developer

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Job Description

The Allstate Corporation is the nation's largest publicly held personal lines insurer. Encompass is a growing, $1B+ business that is part of the Allstate Corporation. Encompass sells and services personal insurance products exclusively through independent agencies. Encompass Technology Organization and is looking for bright motivated individuals to join their team. Individuals will work with clients, technology leaders and business analysts to enhance and maintain a complex large-scale web application platform for selling and servicing insurance policies for multiple business units. Allstate is looking for a bright & motivated individual to join their team. This person will work with developers, technology leaders and business analysts to develop and deliver training for a complex large-scale web application platform.

Key Responsibilities

  • Creates detailed technical specifications, develops application and system code, participates in code reviews and module testing, and supports ongoing maintenance
  • Review and understand detailed business, functional, and high-level technical requirements including technical recovery, security and audit.
  • Manage individual work priorities and deliverables
  • Participate in production support activities by determining the nature, impact, and extent of the problem.
  • Execute change management activities supporting code deployment

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent experience
  • 3 - 5 years of software development experience with Python is a MUST!
  • Experience in software development life cycle
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English


Experience with Jenkins and GitHub

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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