Technology - Sunnyvale, CA Senior Specialist, Systems Development

About the position

EMPLOYER: The Prudential Insurance Company of America

TITLE: Senior Specialist, Systems Development

LOCATION: 555 East California Avenue, Sunnyvale, California 94086

DUTIES: Use technological concepts and procedures to design, modify, develop, write, and implement software applications. Utilize knowledge of end to end web development, responsive web design, and Service oriented architecture (SOA) to turn concepts into reality through using Agile framework. Work in an iterative/Agile environment and provide high quality code. Integrate multiple systems together, including mapping and transformation of data. Deliver end to end solutions through using innovative strategies, in order to address complex design problems. Analyze and enhance application performance with a focus on service/message throughout and latency. Conduct code reviews, which will enable system modifications and development. Continually build upon his knowledge of frameworks and applications through understanding new technological innovations and applying them to the backend of development. Utilize, Java, JNDI, JDBC, JMS, JPA, JAXB, JAX-RS, JAX-WS, REST, SOAP, JSON, XML, XSD, SQL, PL/SQL, OOD, SOA, Shell Scripting, Spring Framework, Tomcat, XHTML/HTML5, JSF, Ajax, PVCS, SVN, Eclipse, and RAD.


REQTS: Must have Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related field plus six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in the position offered, Solutions Architect, Software Programmer, or a related position. Must have six (6) years of progressively responsible experience with all of the following: Java; JNDI; JDBC; JMS; JPA; JAXB; JAX-RS; JAX-WS; REST; SOAP; JSON; XML; XSD; SQL; PL/SQL; OOD; SOA; Shell Scripting; Spring Framework; Tomcat; XHTML/HTML5; JSF; Ajax; PVCS; SVN; Eclipse; and RAD.

HOURS: Full time; Mon- Fri (37.5 hours/week)

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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